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North America > United States of America > Midwest > Ohio > Northeast Ohio > Greater Cleveland > Lorain County > Elyria (Ohio)

Elyria

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Elyria is a city in Northeast Ohio.

Get in[edit]

Map of Elyria (Ohio)

By car[edit]

OH-2, OH-57, OH-113, OH-301, US-20, I-80/Ohio Turnpike, and I-90

By plane[edit]

  • Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE IATA). Open to the public, Owned by the City of Cleveland, +1 216 265-6000, 5300 Riverside Drive, (Take OH-237 N, OH-17 W, I-480 W, OH-10 W, and OH-57 N to get to Elyria), 9955 feet long and 150 feet wide portland cement concrete runway.
  • Richards Airport (9OH4). Private use. Permission required prior to landing, Owned by Ralph Richards, +1 216 324-3109, 2301 W River Rd N, 1700 feet long and 60 feet wide grass and sod runway.
  • 1 Elyria Airport (1G1), 10800 Middle Ave, +1 440 343-4943. Open to the public, Owned by Angela Gousios, 3,053 feet long and 48 feet wide asphalt or bituminous concrete runway. Elyria Airport (Q49746117) on Wikidata
  • 2 Lorain County Regional Airport (FAA LID: LPR), 44050 Russia Rd, +1 440 323-4063. General aviation airport open to the public, Owned by the Lorain County Board of Commissioners, 5002 feet long and 100 feet wide asphalt or bituminous concrete runway. Lorain County Regional Airport (Q6678739) on Wikidata Lorain County Regional Airport on Wikipedia

By train[edit]

There are two Amtrak routes serving Elyria, firstly the Capitol Limited between Washington, D.C. and Chicago via Pittsburgh and Cleveland. Secondly the Lake Shore Limited between Boston/New York and Chicago, running via Springfield, Buffalo, Cleveland, Toledo and more.

  • 3 Elyria Amtrak Station (ELY), 410 E River St. Includes an enclosed waiting area with restrooms. Elyria (Q5368509) on Wikidata Elyria station on Wikipedia

Get around[edit]

See[edit]

East Falls
  • 1 East Falls, Kerstetter Way (From I-80, I-90, & OH-2: Take OH-57 S, OH-57 S becomes Lorain Blvd, Lorain Blvd becomes Gateway Blvd, Turn Left on Lake Ave, Lake Ave becomes West Ave, & Turn Left on Kerstetter Way. From OH-57 & OH-113: Go South on Lorain Blvd, Lorain Blvd becomes Gateway Blvd, Turn Left on Lake Ave, Lake Ave becomes West Ave, & Turn Left on Kerstetter Way. From US-20 & OH-301: Go West on E Broad St & Turn Right on Kerstetter Way).
  • 2 Hickories Museum, 509 Washington Ave, +1 440 322-3341.

Do[edit]

A park in Elyria
  • Elyria Parks & Recreation, 131 Court St, +1 440 326-1500.
  • Finwood Estate, 799 North Abbe Rd, +1 440 365-7101.
  • North Park Sports Complex, 901 Duffy St, +1 440 365-4251.
  • Forest Hills Golf Course, 41971 Oberlin-Elyria Rd, +1 440 323-2632.
  • Commemorative Air Force - Cleveland Wing, 44050 Russia Rd, +1 440 323-8335.
  • Monteith Hall, 218 East Ave, +1 440 322-0524.
  • Holy Love Ministries, 37137 Butternut Ridge Rd, +1 440 327-8006.
  • 1 Cascade Park, 120 Floradale Ct (From I-80, I-90, & OH-2: Take OH-57 S, Turn Right on West River Rd N, & Turn Left on Floradale Ct. From OH-57 & OH-113: Go South on West River Rd N & Turn Left on Floradale Ct. From US-20 & OH-301: Take OH-57 N, Turn Left on West River Rd N, & Turn Left on Floradale Ct.), +1 440 326-1500. Includes a Concession stand, a Nature Center/meeting facility, some nature/hiking trails, some picnic shelters, some playground equipment, some restrooms, and a sledding hill.
  • Abbe Road Park, 740 North Abbe Rd (From I-90 & OH-2: Take OH-57 N, Turn Right on OH-254, Turn Right on Gulf Rd, Turn Left on Burns Rd, & Turn Right on OH-301. From I-80: Take OH-57 S & Turn Left on OH-301. From US-20, OH-57, & OH-113: Take OH-301 N. From OH-301: On East Side of OH-301.), +1 440 326-1500. Includes some Basketball courts, and a small playground area.
  • Bell Avenue Park, Bell Ave & Furnace St (From I-80, I-90, & OH-2: Take OH-57 S & Turn Left on Bell Ave. From OH-57: Go East on Bell Ave. From OH-113 Go North on Furnace St. From OH-301 & US-20: Take OH-57 N & Turn Right on Furnace St), +1 440 326-1500. Includes a Small playground area.

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

  • 1 Rubin's Deli and Restaurant, 616 Leona St (From I-90 and OH-2: Take OH-57 S, turn right on Griswold Rd, and turn left on Leona St. From I-80, OH-113, US-20, and OH-301: Take OH 57 N, turn right on Midway Mall Blvd, turn left on Tillotson St, and turn left on 49th St), +1 440 324-3666.

Drink[edit]

  • 1 The Pub, 8741 West Ridge Road, +1 440 322-5536. 12-2AM. Great local bar and food all under 10 bucks. Daily food specials, ample parking, music fun and more. under $10.

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Go next[edit]

Routes through Elyria
ToledoSandusky  W Amtrak Capitol Limited icon.png E  ClevelandPittsburgh
ToledoSandusky  W Amtrak Lake Shore Limited icon.png E  ClevelandBuffalo (Depew)
ToledoVermilion  W I-80.svgOhioTurnpike.svg E  North RidgevilleAkron
Toledo/SanduskyAmherst  W I-90.svgOH-2.svg E  AvonCleveland
ToledoOberlin  W US 20.svg E  North RidgevilleCleveland


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