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JTA to Provide Shuttle Service for 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl

The 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl matches up the Penn State Nittany Lions versus the Georgia Bulldogs. EverBank Field will be full of excitement for kick off at 12 p.m. on Saturday, January 2, 2016.

Take the Jacksonville Transportation Authority’s (JTA) Stadium Shuttle Service (SSS) and enjoy a stress free ride to the game! “JTA is excited to provide Stadium Shuttle Service for the TaxSlayer Bowl,” said JTA’s Chief Executive Officer Nathaniel P. Ford, Sr. “Our goal is to provide Penn State and Georgia fans with a safe and enjoyable experience.”

Parking is complimentary in one of our convenient lots for customers boarding the shuttle for a direct trip to the stadium. JTA will offer park-n-ride services from the following locations throughout the city:

Downtown SSS locations:
• Convention Center Lot: 1005 Forsyth St.
• Kings Avenue Parking Garage: 1003 Kings Ave.
• Shuttle pass - $7

Suburban SSS locations:
• Beaches Lot: Little League (Wingate) Park, 277 Penman Rd. S.
• Southside Lot (JTB): 7020 Philips Highway
• Shuttle pass - $12

In addition to these locations, JTA will also offer shuttle-only service from the Jacksonville Landing (load on Bay Street at the corner of Bay and Hogan) to the stadium. The cost is $7. All Stadium Shuttle Service will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until one hour after the game.  The JTA offers continuous shuttle service throughout the duration of the game from the Convention Center Lot only. 

The Skyway will operate from 6 a.m. on New Year’s Eve until 2 a.m. on New Year’s Day. It will re-open at 10 a.m. on New Year’s Day and close at 12 a.m. Additionally, the Skyway will be open from 9 a.m. until 12 a.m. on Saturday.

Pre-sale shuttle passes are available for purchase exclusively via the mobile ticketing app MyJTA on your mobile device. Skip the ticket lines and go directly to the VIP tent only for mobile ticketing users. The MyJTA app is available for both iPhone and Android users.

SSS passes can be purchased in advance by phone at 904.630.3110, online at www.jtafla.com or in person at the JTA Administration Building downtown at 121 West Forsyth Street, Suite 170 (facing Hogan Street). In addition, fans can purchase shuttle passes onsite at any SSS lot on game day.

All JTA shuttles are wheelchair accessible. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to park at the Convention Center lot where JTA paratransit vans are available.

For information about riding JTA, please contact the JTA’s customer service line at 904.630.3100; TDD 904.630.3191 or visit www.jtafla.com.