10 Ways to Maximize Your Ride on the M
Riding the M is a great way to save money, explore the city, and help the environment. As you’re preparing for your ride, we want to help you maximize your experience. Here are 10 ways to get the most out of your public transit ride:
Plan ahead: Before you hop on the M Transit, take some time to plan your trip. Look up schedules, routes, and any potential delays or disruptions.
Be early: Arriving early ensures that you won’t miss your ride, and can also give you time to relax and prepare for your journey.
Bring a book or podcast: Your ride on the M can be a great time to catch up on your reading or listen to your favorite podcast.
Observe your surroundings: Riding the M is a great way to see Montgomery from a different perspective. Take some time to look out the window and observe the scenery.
Take advantage of amenities: The M’s Transloc app offers several great benefits that riders can take advantage of. The buses also provide accessibility options to ensure all riders are comfortable and catered to.
Be courteous: Remember to be courteous to other passengers and the driver. Offer your seat to someone who needs it, and keep noise levels low.
Use the time to plan your day: If you’re on your way to work or school, use your commute time to plan out your day and mentally prepare yourself.
Get some exercise: If you have the option, consider walking or biking to your transit stop. This can help you get some exercise and fresh air before your ride.
Meet new people: Public transit can be a great way to meet new people and strike up a conversation. Just be sure to respect others’ personal space and boundaries.
Journal: Your commute is a great time to reflect and meditate. Journal about your day, what you are grateful for, or your goals.
Take full advantage of your ride on the M by maximizing your time.