Transportation for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

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Transportation Information

Aging, Disability and Caregiver Resources Line
County information specialists are on hand to discuss your service needs.
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
703-324-7948, TTY 711

Fairfax County Transportation Information Page
Transportation services, road conditions, vehicle registration, maps, news etc.

Reach a Ride
Find transportation options near you using this search engine operated by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments.

Fairfax County Connector
Routes, schedules, fares, discounted fares and riding tools.

Transportation to senior centers, adult day health care, etc.

Metro Bus and Rail
Routes, schedules, fares, discounted fares and riding tools.

Find a listing of authorized taxi companies, consumer information, and an easy complaint/compliment process.


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Mature Driving Safety

Mature Driving Safety & Planning for Alternatives
Free mature driver safety courses for older adults.

Information on Disability Parking


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Fastran Critical Medical Care
Transportation for residents undergoing dialysis, cancer treatment, and rehabilitative services.

Virginia Non-Emergency Medical Transportation
Free transportation for Medicaid recipients to Medicaid service providers.
1-866-386-8331, TTY 711

Door-to-door, shared-ride, paratransit service for people with a disability who cannot use bus or rail service.


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Travel Training

Mobile Accessible Travel Training Bus
Free training to older adults on how to use the Fairfax Connector and Metro.
703-877-5800, TTY 711

Metro System Travel Training
Free training to people with disabilities and older adults on how to use Metro.
202-962-1100, TTY 711

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More Transportation Options

Many local nonprofits offer free transportation by volunteer drivers. Rides are generally for doctor appointments and shopping. Call 703-222-0880, TTY 711 for more information.

Find local nonprofits that offer rides to older adults now at NV Rides.

Check out this interactive map to find community organizations near you that provide non-driving older adults free rides by volunteer drivers.

Listen Now to a podcast discussion of the new NV Rides Program.

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Discount Transportation

Most public transportation systems offer discounts for older adults and people with disabilities. Go to Fairfax County Connector and Metro for reduced fare information. 

Fairfax County Taxi Voucher Program
Discounted taxi coupons to Fairfax County and City of Fairfax residents. The 3 programs include Seniors-On-the-Go!, Dial-a-Ride, and Taxi Access.

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