Cleveland Airport Informational Guide to Cleveland Hopkins Airport (CLE) - Non Official

Cleveland Airport Train

RTA (Regional Transit Authority) is the company that provides service to and from Cleveland Airport by Cleveland Rapid Transit system, a light rail system.


The Red Line connects downtown Cleveland with CLE Airport by the Tower City Station (CLE Airport – Windermere).  

Stops: Brookpark, West Park, West Blvd – Cudell, Tower City – Public Square, East 79, Cedar – University, Little Italy – University Circle, Louis Stokes Station at Windermere.

Travel time is about half an hour.

Trains depart from Cleveland Airport every 15 minutes during day hours.

Service hours: 7 days a week, from early morning to late night.

Find more information here. 



The rail station is located on the ground level of Cleveland Airport Terminal.

There are elevators and escalators in both the baggage claim and the ticketing level to reach the station.


- One-way ticket: $2.50, $1.25 (senior / disabled), $1.75 (student)

- Daily passes: $5.50, $2.75 (senior / disabled), $4.50 (student)

- 7-day passes: $25.00, $12.50 (senior / disabled)


Where do I buy my ticket?

Passengers can purchase their ticket at the vending machines located at RTA Cleveland Airport Station.