Arriving Soon

Here’s your chance to get involved. Try a new commute, learn about your options from Arrive Rochester staff and meet like-minded commuters. Throughout the year, we will host local commuting events across the city – look out for us, and check below for details.

Try Transit

Sept. 16 – 20 // Arrive By Bus. Earn Rewards.

Rochester’s first-ever Try Transit week is Sept. 16 – 20. All Rochester commuters can join in and win prizes by riding the bus to work and recording the trip at Use your workplace email address to create an account or sign in.

Log your transit trips between Sept. 16-20 for a chance to win one of three $50 Amazon giftcards.

Bike to Work Day & Month

May 17: Arrive At Work On Two-Wheels

On May 17, break out your two-wheeler and take part in Bike to Work Day. In celebration of the day, join the City of Rochester and Arrive Rochester for an event at Peace Plaza on your way into work, and refuel with breakfast, take part in bike activities and enter our Bike to Work Day raffle for a chance to win prizes.

RSVP for the event and find out more details about the exciting activities, local vendors, and group rides led by We Bike Rochester that are taking place at the event by visiting the Bike to Work Day Facebook event page.

When: Friday, May 17, 2019 | 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Where: Peace Plaza // 1st Ave SW & 1st St SW


Celebrate National Bike Month All May Long!

Bike to Work Day is part of Bike to Work Month, taking place in May. Throughout the month, Arrive Rochester is hosting a Bike Month challenge. Anyone who records a bike ride through the Arrive Rochester Rewards Platform in May is entered in a drawing for a chance to win one of four $50 gift cards for Nova Restaurant Group.

Ready to Ride? Check Out These Helpful Resources: 

How to Do a Basic Safety Check

Rochester Biking Rules of the Road

Rochester Bicycle Map

Rochester Carpool Week

April 8 – 12, 2019 

Carpool Week is taking place April 8 – 12, 2019, encouraging the Rochester community to partner up for their rides into work throughout the week. Join in the fun and enjoy the benefits of carpooling by creating an Arrive Rochester profile and logging your carpool trips on the platform.

Every carpool trip you log during Carpool Week earns you an entry for a chance to win of 1 of 3 prize packs:

  • $50 coffee gift card
  • $100 Cameo Castle gift card
  • $200 gas card

Join in Carpool Week! Get started by creating your Arrive Rochester profile.


Discover the 🔑 to Carpooling

Check out the recording of our recent webinar for our very best carpooling tips.

Webinar (March 29): Get Ready for Carpool Week

Rochester is holding its first-ever Carpool Week (April 8 – 12), and Arrive Rochester is hosting a webinar on Friday, March 29, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. to help Carpool Week participants prepare for the event. Join the webinar to learn why carpooling is beneficial for you, the community, and the earth.

The webinar will explain how to:

  • Find a carpool partner
  • Earn points and prizes for choosing a green commute
  • Participate in Rochester’s Carpool Week

Watch the Carpool Week webinar recording.

Arrive Rochester Launch Event

October 23, 2018
Join us for the launch of Arrive Rochester on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the People’s Food Coop, one of our founding workplace members. We’re inviting downtown Rochester employers, their employees, and the broader community to join us for an official launch event, which will include remarks from Adam Arnold (Arrive Rochester), Mayor Ardell Brede, Lisa Clarke (DMC EDA), Steve Rymer (City of Rochester), Kathleen Harrington (Chamber of Commerce), and Lizzy Haywood (People’s Food Coop).

The launch will kick off at 7:45am with a light breakfast with the ribbon cutting promptly at 8:00am. See you on October 23rd!

RSVP for the Event!

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