Ride Now Taxi Subsidy Pilot Program
The Ride Now program offers a subsidized taxi service for seniors and people with disabilities, including existing SamTrans Redi-Wheels customers. Taxi trips subsidized through this program must start and end within San Carlos, Redwood City, and North Fair Oaks.
Map of Ride Now Taxi Pilot Program Service Area
Riders enrolled in the program only pay a $5.00 copay per one-way trip, as well as any meter fare amount exceeding $25. SamTrans will cover up to $20 of the trip cost. Enrollees can take up to 8 one-way trips, or 4 round-trips, per month and there are no restrictions on the purpose or destination of your trip. To apply for this program, download and fill out this application (see link below). After approval, you can begin taking $5 taxi trips by booking directly with Serra Yellow Cab. If you have questions call SamTrans Customer Service at 1-800-660-4287.
Download Application - Click here!
Please fax or mail completed applications to SamTrans: PO Box 3006, San Carlos, CA 94070-1306