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PARATRANSIT OVERVIEW

Taxi Scrip

Each eligible program participant may purchase a quarterly amount of taxi scrip books at a discount. Participants arrange their own rides by calling one of the taxi companies under contract with the City. Program participants may purchase taxi scrip books by mail or in person by appointment with a personal check, cashier's check or money order only.

Call Oakland Paratransit for more information on (510) 238-3036.

* No cash, please.

Van Vouchers

Each eligible program participant may purchase a quarterly amount of van vouchers at a discount. Participants arrange their own rides by calling one of the van companies under contract with the City. Each voucher is good for a one-way trip of up to 10 miles. Program participants may purchase van vouchers by mail or in person by appointment with a personal check, cashier's check or money order only.

Call Oakland Paratransit for more information on (510) 238-3036.

* No cash, please.

Senior Group Trip Program

Senior groups from senior centers and independent senior living residences in Oakland or Piedmont are eligible to use this service. The program allows senior groups accessible transportation to community events, social activities, sporting events, and other local destinations. Group trips must be within a 45-mile radius of origin address and cost a nominal bus reservation fee of $35 per trip. This program covers all other transportation-related costs; however, does not cover event registration, tickets or access fees.

Call to Reserve Group Senior Trip Transit on (510) 238-3905.

Reservations are accepted Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Group trips can be booked for Monday through Sunday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.


MORE TRANSIT SERVICES

(The City of Oakland has limited resources for Paratransit. East Bay Paratransit is a separate organization run by BART and AC Transit. You can visit their website to learn more about their services).
Additional Transit Services:

East Bay Paratransit (510) 287-5000

BART (510) 464-6000

AC TRANSIT (510) 891-4700

Emery Go-Round (510) 451-3862

Amtrak (510) 451-3862

SF Bay Ferry (415) 705-8291

Free Broadway Shuttle (The B) (510) 891-7142



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Oakland, CA 94612

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