Area Maps & Public Transit

Area Transportation / Maps


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Public Transportation


Beachwood residents are served by the Regional Transit Authority's rail lines, which connect the eastern suburbs to downtown Cleveland and beyond. The Blue Line Rapid Transit runs along Van Aken Boulevard to its terminus at Warrensville Center Road. The Green Line Rapid Transit runs along Shaker Boulevard to Green Road, the end of the line. Parking is available.

The RTA system also includes buses with routes serving Beachwood. Connections may be made by bus to University Circle, and by Rapid Transit to Cleveland Hopkins Airport. Schedules for both buses and the Rapid Transit are available at City Hall, the public libraries, and the Human Services Department.

Reduced Fares


Persons 60 and older with an RTA Senior Citizen Pass, or anyone with an RTA Disabled Pass, can ride RTA vehicles on a reduced fare basis.

Door-to-door Community Transit


Door-to-door Community Responsive Transit is also provided on a priority and reservation basis. For more information, call 216-431-1100.

Highway Access


Beachwood is easily accessible to major highways such as Richmond Road (SR 175), Chagrin Boulevard (SR 422), Interstate Routes 271, 90, and 480, and the Ohio Turnpike.

Airline Access


Cleveland Hopkins International Airport is easily accessible by automobile via Interstate Routes 271 S, 480 W, and 237 S. Limousine service to the airport is available from all the hotels in Beachwood. The Rapid Transit connects to the Red Line which goes to Cleveland Hopkins Airport. Burke Lakefront Airport is easily accessible by automobile via Interstate Routes 271 N and 90 W. Cuyahoga County Airport is easily accessible by automobile via Richmond Road