Being on time is important to employers. Limited travel methods could affect your ability to arrive on time. It is best to prepare in advance especially if you have no car and rely on others for transportation. It is recommended that you have a back up plan especially on bad weather days, which causes delays.
Things to consider:
Drive your route ahead of time.
This will give you and idea as to the amount of time it will take to get to your job.
If you have to take the bus.
Review the bus schedule and become familiar with drop-off and pick-up locations.
Depend on a reliable friend, relative, other…
Call your ride the day before.