Dial-A-Ride

Service Update

City of Coalinga is pleased to announce Dial-a-Ride service is now available. Riders may request service by calling 559-935-1511 and press 1 for Dial-a-Ride. Although City Hall is closed on Friday service is available for riders to use.  Leave a message with your name, phone number, location and time you are requesting your pick up. The driver will then respond to your request. 

As a reminder service is available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. with the exception of 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. If you have questions or concerns about Transit Services, please feel free to contact Mercedes Garcia.

Program

The DDial a Ride vanial-A-Ride Program provides transportation services locally only within the city limits of Coalinga and operates five days a week Monday thru Friday from 8:30 a.m. through 4:15 p.m. with the exception of holidays.

The program is publicly funded and provides transportation services to the elderly (65 and older), disabled, low income, and general public patrons. The Dial-A-Ride Program is designed to help passengers with the opportunity to benefit from local social events, community services and to help them make personal local appointments.

The Americans With Disability Act (A.D.A.) stresses the importance of persons with disabilities to have the opportunity to use accessible fixed-route transportation to maintain mobility and independence in the community. All passengers using Dial-A-Ride must wear seatbelts at all times, there are no exceptions to this rule. Also, all wheelchairs must be equipped with proper brakes and will be secured to the vehicle for safety.

Appointments

For appointment: Call 20 minutes in advance, Friday the driver will self-dispatch. Please call 559 935-1511 and press 1 between the hours of 8:30am to 4:15pm.

Fare

  • $1 One way
  • $2 Roundtrip

Additional Information

It's important to note that the vehicle is wheel chair lift equipped.

Fresno County Rural Transit Agency may be contacted by calling 559-233-6789 or you may visit their website.