bus stopped at bus stop A pulse bus stopped at the Willow Lawn Bus stop located on West Broad Street

Public transportation via air, rail, and road are available in Henrico County via GRTC transit service, Amtrak passenger rail service, and Richmond International Airport. The GRTC bus system can help you travel within and around the county getting you to work, school, shopping, places of worship, and recreation. Need to travel around the country? No problem, the Richmond International Airport and Amtrak train station are conveniently located within the County.

Located in Henrico County are: GRTC bus routes, Richmond International Airport, and Amtrak Railway Station.




Local Riders
GRTC’s local bus service operates throughout the City of Richmond and Henrico County

Express Riders
GRTC’s Express Routes operate on weekdays to transport riders to and from work quickly, while helping to minimize congestion. For times go to ridegrtc.com/planning-your-trip/find-a-route

Specialized Transportation
The Specialized Transportation division supports four services,

 CARECARE PlusR -VAN and CARE On-Demand.

Get around by bus!

Find a bus stop near you.

Need a bus pass?


GRTC Bus Routes

GRTC bus lines located in Henrico County include:




What is the Pulse?

GRTC Pulse is a modern, high quality, high capacity rapid transit system that serves a 7.6-mile route along Broad Street and Main Street, from Rockets Landing in the City of Richmond to Willow Lawn in Henrico County. GRTC Pulse is jointly sponsored by Bon Secours Richmond Health System and VCU Health System. Find a Pulse Station near you! 

ITDP Award 

The GRTC Pulse BRT was awarded with a Bronze Standard rating from the ITDP (Institute for Transportation & Development Policy). This Bronze Standard award recognized it for its “high-quality bus-based transit system that delivers fast, comfortable, and cost-effective services that replace less competitive local services”.

To learn more about the award visit FINAL-Richmond-GRTC-Pulse-Bronze-Award

How to ride the Pulse



GRTC Transit Care System 

GRTC’s CARE provides curb-to-curb, shared-ride para transit services to residents of Henrico County with disabilities who may not be reasonably able to use GRTC fixed route bus service or legally operate a motor vehicle under the guidelines of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). 

CARE On-Demand An optional premium service available to CARE customers that offers same-day reservation, direct, non-stop trips anywhere within the CARE service area. In addition to qualified individuals with disabilities, both CARE and CARE On-Demand services are available  for any resident of Henrico County 80 years of age or older.  Find out more about specialty services by contacting GRTC’s eligibility coordinator at:  (804) 358-3871 extension 434 or at ridegrtc.com/services/specialized-transportation/care .

You may also email Ashley Austin at: [email protected]

Learn more about Transportation for Seniors.



GRTC LINK MicrotransitLink GRTC

LINK is a zone-based on-demand microtransit service designed to fulfill the transportation needs of areas that might not support traditional fixed route service. Use the GRTC On the Go app to call for a ride between any two places within a designated zone. Once matched with an available LINK van, a GRTC Operator will pick you up at the point indicated in the request and drive you to the designated drop-off point. All LINK vehicles are wheelchair accessible.

Get a Ride: Use the GRTC On the Go app available on the App Store® and on Google Play™. To book over the phone, call (804) 358-4782.

LINK Zone: 201 Azalea Zone

Sandston/New Kent LINK zone arriving in 2024.



Henrico County is home to the busiest Amtrak station in the Southeast. Over 346,000 passengers traveled through the station. The station has 587 parking spaces, is served by GRTC via the Route 18 Henrico Shuttle, taxi services and ride-sharing parking. Travel by Train!

Get directions to the Amtrak Station on Staples Mill Road.




Richmond International Airport 

Richmond International Airport (RIC) reported its fiscal year 2019 passenger traffic at 4,267,825, a new fiscal year record and an increase of 11.5 percent over the previous year. With airlines reporting 383,535 passengers for June 2019, RIC established a new June passenger traffic record, surpassing the old mark set a year ago (at the time, an all-time record) by 2.7 percent. Travel by Plane!



Contact Us

Public Works

Henrico Department of Public Works
4305 E. Parham Rd.
Henrico, VA 23228

(804) 501-4393

[email protected]

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

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