sarta to provide free rides on fixed routes this valentine’s day

February 10, 2023

Canton, Ohio (February 10, 2023) – The Stark Area Regional Transit Authority (SARTA) today announced that rides on FIXED ROUTE service will be FREE this Valentine’s Day (February 14th, 2023). Riders that use any of the 34 fixed routes throughout the county, whether it’s to the mall, to Akron or even SARTA’s Rt. 4 to Cleveland, all fixed route fare will be FREE on February 14th, 2023.

SARTA’s Proline curb-to-curb service is not included in the free fare promotion.

In addition to the FREE RIDES on fixed route, SARTA’s “Put a Little SARTA in Your Heart” campaign is in full swing. The campaign encourages SARTA riders to express their appreciation and gratitude by declaring what they love about the transit authority and runs through February 28th, 2023.

SARTA riders can enter the contest by either visiting the campaign landing page ( or by scanning the QR code on print ads, posters, and various promotional materials available at SARTA stations.

Entrants will be eligible to win free rides, all-day passes, and SARTA merchandise.