Thursday, April 24, 2008
Division of Transit Services
101 Monroe St., Fifth Floor,
Fax: 240-777- 5801
Montgomery County's transit service operates throughout the county. Buses generally run 4 p.m.-2 a.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 4:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Sundays.
For timetables and route maps, visit http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/rideon or call 240-777-RIDE (7433).
Regular fare or token: $1.35 SmarTrip cards: $1.25
Senior/disabled with ID card:
Ride free anytime.
Children younger than 5: Free
Local bus transfer: Free
Regional one-day bus pass: $3
Ride-About two-week pass: $10
Ride On 20-trip ticket: $20
Youth Cruiser: $10
Summer Youth Cruiser (June-August):
Van Go shuttle: Free
Where to Buy
On the Internet at http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/rideon.
Executive Office Building, 101 Monroe St., Fifth Floor,
Giant Food grocery stores;
certain regional service centers;
and county libraries.
Commuters seeking help in forming carpools or van pools can call 301-770-POOL (7665) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a list of Park-N-Ride lots, which are primarily along the Interstate 270 and Route 29 corridors, go to http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/rideon.
Call 'N Ride
Call 'N Ride is a subsidized taxi coupon program for low-income seniors older than 67 and low-income people whose disabilities prevent them from using public transportation.
Participants are eligible to purchase up to two $60 coupon books per month at discounts based on their income.
Coupons can be used to pay a full fare, or they can be combined with cash. For information, call 301-948-5409.