Getting Around Middleburg Heights

Middleburg Heights is centrally located 15 minutes from downtown Cleveland, 25 minutes from Medina, Ohio 40 minutes from Akron, Ohio and less than two hours from Columbus, Ohio.

Middleburg Heights has two separate direct access points to Interstate 71 at Bagley Road and at Pearl Road. This major highway provides a direct link between Cleveland and Columbus. Traffic counts on Interstate 71 at Bagley Road, in Middleburg Heights, exceed one-hundred thousand vehicles per day. Interstate 71 also provides direct access to the Ohio Turnpike (Interstate 80) just three minutes to the south, and direct access to Interstate 480 less than five minutes to the north.

In addition to its close proximity to major markets and direct highway access, Middleburg Heights is located only five minutes from Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport. The airfield has two parallel 9,000-foot runways and one 6,000-foot runway, each with all-weather capabilities, with over 6,000 public parking spaces on the premises. The airport has direct international air service to England, Mexico and Canada, and is a hub for Continental Airlines in addition to being serviced by eleven additional airlines and eight cargo lines.

Middleburg Heights also enjoys excellent access to public transportation with RTA bus lines servicing Bagley (68), Pearl (51X), Drake-Howe (51F), Strongsville Park-N-Ride (251), Laurel Square (451), with additional access to Lorain (22) and North Olmsted (75X).

The F.I.R.S.T. consortium provides transportation service to residents who are 60 years of age or older or adults with disabilities. Many of the vehicles are lift equipped to accommodate wheelchairs.