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  • Access Link

    800-955-6765 (TTY)

    • Eligibility for services is determined by interviews done in person by community based agencies across the state.
    • Costs are equal to regular bus fares.
    • Reservations are required 1-14 days prior to trip.
    • Travel is unrestricted as long as it is ¾ mile of regular bus route.

  • County Paratransit

    • Community based transportation services.
    • Eligibility determined by specific county and/or municipality.
    • Prioritizes medical trips.
    • Reservations needed in advance.
    • Free or discounted fare.
    • Transports throughout county.

  • Logisticare - provides medical transportation for recipients of NJ Family Care/Medicaid throughout the state.
    Reservations: 1-866-527-9933
    “Where’s my ride:” 1-866-527-9934

    • To make transportation reservations for medical appointments, call Logisticare at 1-866-527-9933.
    • Once eligibility is determined, you will need to provide your Doctor’s name, address, phone number, appointment time and date, and reason for the appointment.
    • Make note of your confirmation number when making your reservation.
    • If you have any problems or your ride does not arrive, please call Logisticare at 1-866-527-9934 and provide your confirmation number.
    • Reservations can be made up to 1 month prior to the appointment. However, reservations must be made by before noon, 2 business days prior to the appointment.

  • Reduced Fare Program


    • For senior citizens 62 and older and passengers with disabilities.
    • Reduced fare with valid NJ TRANSIT Reduced Fare ID/Card, Medicare card or other valid form of identification.
    • Applications can be found at most local banks, county Offices of Aging, on the website, or by calling.

  • New Jersey Council on Special Transportation (NJCOST)

    COST advocates for all transportation services for senior citizens, persons with disabilities, low income, welfare to work and job access. Transportation services include but are not limited to: non-emergency medical appointments, dialysis, physical and mental therapy, competitive and non-competitive work sites, nutrition sites, post-secondary education, Veteran services, food shopping, Medicaid transportation, social and recreational activities, etc.

  • Cross County Connection (
    2002D Lincoln Drive West
    Marlton, NJ 08053
    Tel: 856-596-8228
    Fax: 856-983-0388

    South Jersey: Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Salem

  • NJ Find A Ride is a directory of accessible transportation options for people with disabilities and others in New Jersey who don't have easy, reliable access to private automobile transportation.  You can search for transportation service providers alphabetically, by county, or specific needs.

  • Municipal Transit Services
    Some municipalities have their own free bus/transportation services for senior citizens and persons with disabilities. Individuals must be residents of the municipality. Schedules within each municipality vary according to residents needs. See each municipality for specific details.

  • Paratransit/Community Transportation: County Coordinated Systems

    Atlantic County

    Transportation Unit
    New Road & Dolphin Avenue
    Northfield, NJ 08225
    Tel: 609-645-5910
    Dispatch Operations Center: 609-645-5918
    Fax: 609-645-5806

    Public Transit Information - Detailed information regarding specific municipalities within Atlantic County.
    (Atlantic City, Brigantine, Galloway Township, Hamilton Township, Margate, Pleasantville, Ventnor)

    Bergen County

    Community Transportation
    178 Essex Street
    Lodi, NJ 07644
    Tel: 201-368-5955

    Community Transportation: Resources - Contains information regarding the community transportation services and specific municipalities.

    Burlington County

    Transportation System
    49 Rancocas Road, Room G-21
    PO Box 6000
    Tel: 609-265-5109
    Fax: 609-265-5588

    Public Transit Information - Detailed information regarding municipal transit services in Burlington County.
    (Evesham Township, Mt. Laurel, Pemberton Township, Willingboro)

    Camden County

    Senior Citizens United Community Services (SCUCS)
    Sen-Han Transit
    146 Black Horse Pike
    Mt. Ephraim, NJ 08059-2035
    Tel: 856-456-1121
    Fax: 856-456-1076

    Public Transit Information - Detailed information regarding municipal transit services in Camden County.
    (Bellmawr, Berlin Borough, Berlin Township, Brooklawn, Cherry Hill, Gloucester Township, Haddon Township, Lawnside, Lindenwold, Pennsauken, Pine Hill, Runnemede, Voorhees)

    Cape May County

    Fare Free Transportation
    4 Moore Road, DN 626
    Cape May Courthouse, NJ 08210
    Tel: 609-889-3700
    Fax: 609-889-7696

    Public Transit Information - Cape May County (from Cross County Connection).

    Cumberland County

    Cumberland Area Transit System (CATS)
    790 East Commerce Street
    Bridgeton, NJ 08302
    Tel: 856-691-9331 or 856-691-7799 for reservations
    Fax: 856-563-1741

    Public Transit Information - Cumberland County (from Cross County Connection).

    Essex County

    Special Transportation System
    c/o Essex County Division on Aging
    50 South Clinton Street, 3rd Floor
    East Orange, NJ 07018
    Tel: 973-395-8375
    Fax: 973-395-8309

    Gloucester County

    Division of Transportation Services
    211 County House Road
    Sewell, NJ 08080
    Tel: 856-401-7645
    Fax: 856-401-7655

    Transportation Services
    Tel: 856-307-4845 to schedule, 856-307-4849 to confirm reservations
    (TTY-TTD) 856-848-6616

    Public Transit Information - Detailed information regarding municipal transit services in Gloucester County.
    (Clayton Borough, Deptford Township, Franklin Township, Glassboro Borough, Logan Township, Maua Township, Monrow Township, Pitman Borough, Washington Township, Wenonah Borough, Westville Borough, West Deptford Township, Woodbury Heights)

    Hudson County

    595 County Avenue, Building 2
    Secaucus, NJ 07094
    Tel: 201-369-4320
    Fax: 201-271-4360

    Hunterdon County

    County Transportation
    1 East Main Street
    PO Box 2900
    Flemington, NJ 08822
    Tel: 908-788-1368
    Fax: 908-806-4204

    The Link
    Tel: 800-842-0531 (Voice & TT)

    Mercer County

    Transportation T.R.A.D.E.
    300 Scotch Road- Building 1
    Trenton, NJ 08628
    Tel: 609-530-1971, 72, 73, 74 (Voice & TT)
           Or 609-275-2929 (Princeton Area Only)
    Fax: 609-530-7517

    Middlesex County

    Middlesex County Area Transit (MCAT)
    711 Jersey Avenue
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Tel: 732-745-7456
    Reservations: 800-221-3520
    TTD-TTY: 732-745-8905
    Fax: 732-296-0320

    Monmouth County

    Division of Transportation (SCAT)
    250 Center Street
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    Tel: 732-431-6485 or 780-1121 or 431-6480 (Voice & TT)
    Fax: 732-845-2028

    Morris County

    Morris Area Paratransit System (MAPS)
    PO Box 900
    Morristown, NJ 07963
    Tel: 973-829-8103 or 888-282-6277
    Fax: 973-326-9025

    Ocean County

    Department of Transportation Services (Ocean Ride)
    PO Box 2191
    Toms River, NJ 08754
    Tel: 732-736-8989 or 877-929-2082
    Fax: 732-473-1923

    Passaic County

    1310 Route 23 North
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    Tel: 973-305-5756, 57, 58
    Fax: 973-305-9328

    Senior, Disability Services, & Veterans’ Affairs
    (excludes Paterson, Clifton, West Milford, and city of Passaic)

    Paterson       973-881-0058
    Clifton            973-470-2235
    West Milford  973-728-2863
    Passaic         973-365-5754

    Salem County

    Office of Aging: Transportation Unit
    98 Market Street
    Salem, NJ 08079
    Tel: 856-339-8622 or 856-358-3857 ext 8622
    Fax: 856-339-9546

    Public Transit Information - Information on the Salem County Specialized Transportation Program and the municipalities it serves.

    Somerset County

    PO Box 3000
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    Tel: 908-231-7115 or 908-231-7116 (TT) or 800-246-0527
    Fax: 732-302-0509

    Sussex County

    Sussex County Admin Center
    One Spring Street
    Newton, NJ 07860
    Tel: 973-579-0480
    Fax: 973-579-0489

    Transit Tips (from Sussex County Public Transportation)

    Union County

    79 West Grand Street
    Elizabeth, NJ 07202
    Tel: 908-659-5000 or 908-241-8300
    Fax: 908-659-7443

    Warren County

    Department of Human Services
    202 Mansfield Street
    Belvidere, NJ 07823
    Tel: 908-475-6332
    Fax: 908-475-6206

    First Transit Inc.
    220 Belleview Road, Suite 4
    Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
    Tel: 908-454-4044
    Fax: 908-387-8086

This information last reviewed 3/3/11.


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