MTA General Information

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Park & Ride
Several bus routes provide Park & Ride services. Park for free and ride the bus. Please refer to individual route maps for exact locations.

For detailed information about this feature, please call Customer Care at (615) 862-5950.


Bus Stops
If no bus stops are visible in the area where you wish to board, please go to the nearest intersection of the street traveled by your bus and flag the bus down when it comes into view.


Holiday Service
On the following major holidays, MTA operates on a Sunday/Holiday schedule:


  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day


On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, MTA operates on a Saturday schedule.


Destination Signs
Every MTA bus is marked by a route number as well as the destination name or area. All express buses are designated by an "X" following the route number. As you board an MTA bus, if you have any questions about where it is going, ask the driver.


Services for Seniors, People with Disabilities or Medicare Cardholders
Seniors age 65 and older and people with disabilities qualify for a reduced MTA fare of 85 cents on MTA buses with one of the following ID cards: Medicare, Seniors-MTA Golden Age, or driver's license; Disabled-Medicare, MTA Special Service, or other transit ID card for the disabled.

Medicare cardholders, who are not elderly or disabled, also qualify for a reduced MTA fare of 85 cents on MTA buses with their Medicare ID.

Passengers whose disabilities prevent them from using the large MTA buses may qualify for special door-to-door van service through the MTA AccessRide Program. Please call the MTA AccessRide Office at (615) 880-3970.

To email us your AccessRide reservation, click here.


RideSharing
RideSharing services offer employers and individuals assistance in setting up employer-based RideSharing programs or matching individuals with carpools and vanpools.

Carpooling
Carpooling is for people who want and need flexibility. You can pool one, two, or more people from the RideSharing match list. You can drive, drive on alternate days, or just ride. Call Customer Care at (615) 862-5950.

Vanpooling
Vanpooling is ideal for larger groups (nine to 15 people) who commute long distances to work. You can start a vanpool with your own van or use a lease arrangement. Call Customer Care at (615) 862-5950.

*MTA fare cards are valid on any MTA route. They are not valid on RTA express bus routes.


MTA Operating Hours


Customer Care Call Center - (615) 862-5950
6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. — Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. — Saturday
10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. — Sunday


Ticket Sales and Information at Music City Central
400 Charlotte Avenue
6:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. — Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. — Saturday
10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. — Sunday
Closed holidays


Music City Central — Hours of Operation
400 Charlotte Avenue
5:15 a.m. to 11:15 p.m. — Monday-Friday
6:00 a.m. to 10:15 p.m. — Saturday
6:00 a.m. to 9:15 p.m. — Sundays and holidays


MTA Administrative Offices
(615) 862-5969
430 Myatt Drive
Nashville, TN 37115


Important Phone Numbers

Customer Care Call Center

Schedule and Route Information (615) 862-5950
Lost and Found, School Field Trips and General Questions (615) 862-5950
Complaints/Comments (615) 862-5950
EEO/Affirmative Action Compliance Officer (615) 862-5950
Title VI Coordinator (615) 862-5950


Seniors or People with Disabilities

Discounted Fares/Special Services (615) 862-5950
AccessRide (615) 880-3970
ADA Coordinator (615) 862-5950


Carpool and Vanpool Services

Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee (615) 862-8833



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Contact Information
Nashville MTA
430 Myatt Drive
Nashville, TN 37115
ph: (615) 862-5950
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