Truckee TART Dial-A-Ride – TART

Service Alert:

  • Truckee T.A.R.T will be suspending night service to Northstar and Palisades Tahoe.  October 27th, will be the last service provided by Truckee to those sites until the start of our Winter Schedule scheduled for December 15th.
  • Face Covering Update: Until January 18, 2022. Masks will continue to be required on all TART buses and are available on board of vehicles for those that need them.
  • This Fall TART Connect offers night service on the North Shore.
    -Connections between Zone 1 and Zone 2 will be made at Dollar Hill.
    -Connections between Zone 2 and Zone 3 will be made at Stateline in Crystal Bay.
    -Connections between TART Connect on-demand night service and Truckee night service can be made at Palisades Tahoe & Northstar.

 

Truckee TART Dial-A-Ride

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.

Truckee TART Paratransit Eligibility Program & Application