Airport Rapid Station

 Airport Rapid Station
ADA accessible
bike rack
Bike racks available
fare machine
Fare vending machines available
Public restrooms available

5300 Riverside Dr
Cleveland, OH 44135
United States

This station is conveniently located in the lower level of the terminal at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, below the levels for ticketing and baggage claim.

The Red Line Rapid offers direct access from this station to Tower City Downtown, and on into East Cleveland.

Public restrooms and elevators/escalators are available in the Airport.


RTA offers free parking at many Rapid stations, as well as free overnight parking at these stations:

  • Red Line: Louis Stokes Station at Windermere, West 150-Puritas.
  • Blue Line: Ashby, Avalon, Drexmore, Farnsleigh, Kenmore, Lynnfield, Onaway, Southington, South Woodland.
  • Green Line: Green Road, Warrensville.

At each site, use the designated area for overnight parking, for a maximum of 5 days. Parking is intended for RTA customers only.


On Nov. 15, 1968, Cleveland became the first city in North America to connect an international airport to downtown with direct Rapid transit service.

Routes Serving This Rapid Station