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Roman Chariot – Free Downtown Shuttle

Posted December 7, 2020 by Georgia's Rome in Holiday, Life in Rome, News, Things to Do

COVID-19 SAFETY UPDATE: To ensure driver and passenger safety, several safety measures will be followed. Drivers will sanitize all surfaces of the cart prior to each shift. Disinfectant wipes are provided on each cart.  Each request for pick-up will be handled separately. Only individuals who live in the same household can ride together. There is a limit of 4 passengers per cart and passengers are not permitted to sit next to the driver.

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FRI : 6-11 PM

SAT : 5-11 PM

Thursdays, Dec 3- 17: 5-8 PM (Chariot is running in conjunction with Downtown’s Rome for the Holidays extended shopping hours.)
Dec 24, Christmas Eve (Fri): 10 AM – 2PM

CLOSED – Dec 25 & Jan 1 –
The Chariot will NOT RUN on Christmas Day and New Years Day

– Hours may be adjusted for special downtown events. View map below for route options.
– We also offer rides to and from the Between the Rivers Historic District!
– This service is made possible thanks to: Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism, Downtown Businesses (BID), City of Rome, Floyd County & Forum River Center.


Roman Chariots are available for private event rentals in Downtown Rome. 5 passenger carts, $35/hr (Rates are subject to change).
For rental inquiries, please contact Lisa Smith: 706-295-5576,

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  1. Avatar Elaine McLeod Ricks, February 21, 2017:

    Yet another reason I wish I were back in my hometown!

  2. Avatar Telena, June 17, 2017:

    Thank goodness for the Roman Chariot today! Friendly much needed service!

  3. Avatar Vicki T., June 22, 2019:

    What is consider the Historic River district?

  4. Georgia's Rome Georgia's Rome, June 24, 2019:

    The historic district is located between the rivers. The district encompasses from Tribune/W 1st Street; 8th Ave/Glenn Milner Blvd; and 1st Ave. The map shows you the main Roman Chariot route in red. You can also request service from other locations between the rivers. We put the most popular requested routes in dotted yellow.

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