What is the Town of Truckee’s DAR Service?
The Truckee Dial-A-Ride service is offered year round to the general public with priority service for seniors and persons with disabilities. Free fares are offered on the Dial-A-Ride to ADA certified passengers. This paratransit service is available for trips within the town limits, Monday through Friday 8:00AM – 5:00PM and Saturday and Sunday 9:00AM – 5:00PM. Please call: (530) 550-7451 to schedule your trip.
For those who are eligible:
- Reservations are required 24-hours in advance of your trip on weekdays and by 5:00 P.M. on Friday for weekend trips. Same day reservations are not accepted.
- Wheelchairs must be fitted with working brakes, and motorized wheelchairs must be turned off while on-board the bus. Wheelchairs must be secured in the bus with tie downs.
- Dial-A-Ride arrival “on-time” window for service is 15 minutes prior to the scheduled pick-up time to 15 minutes after the scheduled pick-up time. The Dial-A-Ride has a 3-minute waiting period at the scheduled stop. If the client fails to board the bus the ride is considered a “No-Show”.
- Passengers must call in advance to cancel their reservation at least 2-hours before the scheduled ride. Non-canceled rides will be declared a “No Show”. The return ride will not be automatically canceled. Three (3) “No-Shows” will result in suspension of service. Notice of service suspension is provided to the client in writing.