These days, it’s always nice to save some money. When you can save money and aid in improving air quality, your day becomes pretty great. Welcome to the wonderful world of public transportation.
Cutting Costs Is Just the Beginning
When you choose to ditch the car and start seeking out alternative modes of transportation, you find there are plenty of great reasons why more and more people are leaving their cars behind. For many, being able to save money on car repairs, fuel charges, parking, and the numerous other costs associated with owning and maintaining a vehicle.
You can cut those costs dramatically by using bus service and other public transportation options by simply paying for a transit pass and being done with it. In some cases, your employer may even help pay part or all of the cost of commuting to work daily.
Other Ways Public Transportation Can Help You
Choosing public transportation over a vehicle aids in cleaner air quality and saves you money. While you should be sold on the idea of ditching the car, let’s look at some other ways alternative and public transit options can help improve your life.
People are busy these days. That’s no secret. What does seem to be a secret is that taking public transit option can save you time. For early morning and daily commuters, there can be parking options available to allow for a park and ride option to your transportation options. Just park your car and let someone else worry about the driving part.
While not necessarily a life-changing health choice, taking alternate transportation options can be healthier for you. More than just the simple walking to and from transit stops and locations, today’s alternative and public transit options are full of choices that help you want to live a more proactive lifestyle.
Is There Public Transportation Near Me?
Luckily, the Rogue Valley area has accessible bus and other transportation services via the Rogue Valley Transportation Department. The award-winning RVTD has a website packed with up-to-date and useful information. For some, it may seem almost daunting to begin using an urban transportation system like RVTD. If this is the case, you can always contact the RVTD directly or contact us for additional help and information on making your commute cheaper, healthier, and cleaner. Together, we can make this world a livable place for us and our children.