Transportation and Parking

The mission of LA’s Department of Transportation (LADOT) is to lead transportation planning, project delivery, and operations in the City of Los Angeles and to work together and collaborate to deliver a safe, livable, and well-run transportation system in the city and region.

For more information about the LADOT please visit their website at Links to some of LADOT’s most popular information is listed below. 

To report a problem or request a service you may also call their 24 hour customer care hotline at 1-866-561-9742

Parking Tickets or Towed Car?

Where Do I Park?

Take a Bus or Rail

  • - Information on the City’s DASH and Commuter Express bus services
  • CityRide - Transportation assistance program for individuals age 65 or older and qualified disabled persons in the City of Los Angeles and select areas of Los Angeles County
  • - Information on the County’s bus and light rail systems
  • - Information on Metrolink trains which operate on seven routes across a six-county, 538 route-mile network

Ride a Bike

  • Bike Metro - Learn more about the County’s bike sharing programs and bike parking rules
  • LADOT Bike Program - learn about LADOT’s efforts to implement bikeways and programs that support bicycling in Los Angeles

Commitment to Safety

  • Vision Zero - Vision Zero Los Angeles is our city’s commitment to eliminate all traffic deaths by 2025
  • Safe Routes to School - a partnership between the City of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) to improve traffic safety for youth in Los Angeles