|WHAT:||A regional paratransit program for people with disabilities who cannot
use the regular transit system. MetroAccess is a curb-to-curb service that
compliments regular public transportation systems in Montgomery County
by providing smaller buses, vans or taxicabs so that those who cannot use
regular transportation can still have complete accessibility.
|WHEN:||5:30 am - midnight, 7 days a week
|WHO:||People with disabilities who have been certified as eligible.
|HOW:||Complete an application and have it certified. To schedule a trip,
call at least one day in advance or up to 14 days ahead.
|COST:||Double whatever the fare would have been with regular service. Currently, $2.20 during rush hours, $1.80 at all other times, each way. See MetroAccess Subsidy Program, below, for subsidized fare program.|
For general information and applications (301) 562-5363
Schedule service (301) 588-8182
TDD (301) 588-8186
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (METRO) (202) 962-2700
TDD (202) 962-2033
MetroAccess Subsidy Program
For MetroAccess users who qualify for financial assistance, this program
provides half the fare for the following types of transportation: