Alternative Transportation


The city of Phoenix provides alternative transportation for people with disabilities and older adults through its transportation subsidy programs. The Alternative Transportation Programs allow for flexibility for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) passengers and older adults by allowing them to plan trips based on their schedule.


There are various programs available to passengers:

ADA Ride - ADA Ride provides subsidized transportation for people with disabilities to travel wherever they choose.  Participants must be Phoenix residents and ADA-certified to participate.

Senior Ride - The Senior Ride program provides subsidized transportation for Phoenix residents age 65 and older, to travel wherever they choose.  

Senior Center Shuttle - The Senior Center Shuttle program provides registered members of the city of Phoenix sponsored senior centers flexible transportation between their personal residence and their nearest senior center during center operating hours. Participants should sign up for the service at their senior center.

Employment Transportation - The Employment Transportation program subsidizes travel to and from jobs for people with disabilities. Participants must be city of Phoenix residents and ADA-certified to participate.

Medical Trip - The Medical Trip program subsidizes travel to and from medical centers for ongoing medical treatment including dialysis treatment, radiation therapies, etc. Participants must be city of Phoenix residents and ADA-certified to participate.

For more information on city of Phoenix alternative transportation programs, call MV Transportation at 602-801-1160.