Seniors & Persons with Disabilities

SUNDIAL is a valley-wide, curb-to-curb paratransit service designed to meet the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The purpose is to provide next day public transportation service for persons who are unable to use regular SunLine service. SunDial service is available within 3/4 of a mile on either side of any local SunLine route (not including Commuter Link 220 & Line 95). Please call Customer Service at 1-760-343-3451 to find out if your destination is within the pick-up and drop-off zones.

HALF-FARE PROGRAM is based on the Federal Transit Administration’s guidelines. This program is for seniors 60+ years of age or persons with disabilities who are able to ride SunLine’s fixed routes. To qualify for this program, applicants must show proof of age or disability.  Learn more about our Half-fare Program >>

TAXI VOUCHER PROGRAM provides taxi services at a reduced price for seniors and persons with disabilities who qualify under SunLine Transit Agency’s guidelines. Money is placed on a debit Smart Card which is accepted by all three Coachella Valley taxicab franchises; American Cab, Desert City Cab and Yellow Cab of the Desert. The program goal is to complement the existing public transit system by creating flexibility of travel throughout the Coachella Valley via an on-demand service. This program is currently funded with Federal grants through fiscal year 2016. Learn more about our Taxi Voucher Program >>

TRAVEL TRAINING PROGRAM is specialized travel training provided to seniors, persons with disabilities and group homes interested in learning how to ride the bus system. This program is provided at no cost. The program goal is to increase customers’ capabilities and flexibility of traveling within the Coachella Valley and to promote independence.  Learn more about our Travel Training Program >>

BIKE & RIDE offers our riders greater flexibility and more options to get to their destination by combining two popular modes of trans-portation, the bicycle and the bus. Simply load your bicycle on an easy to use bike rack mounted securely to the front of every SunBus. Learn more about our Bike & Ride >>

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