Transportation

There are 18 programs in the Transportation Category.

Altamont Corridor Express (ACE)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Visit website for fares.

The Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) offers local train servicing San Joaquin County to Santa Clara County. Call or visit the website for fares, bus stop locations and schedule information. Special services and discounts are available for senior citizens and disabled individuals. Tickets can be purchased on line, by mail, through the cooperative outlets and some snack vendors. Call or visit the website for further information.

City of Escalon (eTrans)
Eligibility: None
Fees: See below.

eTrans is Escalon’s own bus system. The door-to-door dial-a-ride service operates within the City of Escalon and provides connection to Riverbank. The intercity Route 1 service operates between the Downtown Escalon Park and Ride Lot and Northwest Modesto serving Kaiser Permanente, Vintage Faire Mall and destinations on Kiernan Avenue, Dale Road, McHenry Avenue and Standiford Avenue. Transit Services are funded with State Transportation Development Act (TDA), Measure K and Federal Transit Adminis...

City of Manteca (Manteca Transit)
Eligibility: Manteca Transit Dial-a-Ride service is a door-to-door transportation service for individuals with a certified disability, seniors, age 62 and older, and Medicare participants. Only persons certified ...
Fees: See below.

Manteca Transit operates fixed route and Dial-a-Ride bus service throughout Manteca with stops at key locations throughout the City. Manteca Transit operates three fixed routes within the Manteca City limits. Fixed Route ServiceBus Service Hours of Operation:Monday through Friday 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. ...

City of Ripon (Blossom Express)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Please see below

The Blossom Express makes four continuous roundtrip loops every Tuesday and Thursday beginning in Ripon, traveling to Modesto, and returning to Ripon - two roundtrips in the morning and two roundtrips in the afternoon. Each roundtrip cycle will be one-hour, permitting increased flexibility for all riders. The routes include stops which provide regional connections to both San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) Route 91 service north to Manteca and Stockton at Ripon Library, and south connec...

City of Tracy (TRACER Bus Service)
Eligibility: TRACER Paratransit Service is a door to door service available for ADA/Medicare passengers and Tracy Residents age 65 and older.The subsidized taxi is a service available to senior and ADA/disabled re...
Fees: Please see below.

TRACER Fixed Route service offers six routes that connect riders to places like Downtown Tracy, Tracy Outlets, West Valley Mall, Wal-Mart, and most middle and high schools. Service runs from 7am to 8pm Monday through Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturdays. One-way adult cash fare is $1.25, $1.00 for students and $.50 for seniors/disabled/ADA/Medicare. Day pass adult fare is $3.00, $2.50 for students and $1.25 for seniors/disabled/ADA/Medicare. 10-ride ticket or weekly pass adult ...

City of Tracy Parks & Recreation Department
Eligibility: None
Fees: Vary

City of Tracy Parks & Recreation Department offers a full-range of recreation programs and community services for all ages. Programs and classes are in the areas of fitness and wellness, personal development and enrichment and social services. Transit services are also provided. Facility rentals are available. Financial assistance is available to qualified applicants.

Department of Consumer Affairs Bureau of Automotive Repair (Consumer Assistance Program)
Eligibility: The vehicles that fail the free emissions test offered at the Tune In and Tune Up events are diagnosed with an emissions related failure at the smog shop OR vehicles that are found to be repairabl...
Fees: None

The Consumer Assistance Program (CAP) is administered by the Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR) and is designed to help improve California's air quality. A consumer may retire a qualified vehicle and receive $1000. Consumers meeting low income eligibility requirements may receive $1500. In addition, CAP provides qualified consumers who own a vehicle that cannot pass its biennial (every other ...

El Concilio (Health Access Transportation)
Eligibility: Must be in South Stockton.
Fees: None

Health Access provides free transportation to clients for medical appointments. Transportation is only provided throughout south Stockton only. Clients can either follow the route or call with in 24 hours for an appointment.

GrapeLine
Eligibility: Eligibility requirements for seniors and disabled persons. Please see below.
Fees: Please see below.

GrapeLine is designed to make getting around Lodi easier. The Lodi area is served by five lines that meet conveniently at Lodi Station, located at 24 South Sacramento Street. The service connects with San Joaquin Regional Transit District to Stockton, Manteca, Lathrop and Tracy. GrapeLine also connects with South County Transit to Galt, Elk Grove and Sacramento. Lastly, GrapeLine offers Dial-A-Ride door-to-door service. To schedule a trip with Dial-A-Ride, call in your reservation at least ...

Greyhound
Eligibility: None
Fees: Ticket costs depend upon destination/lenght of trip.

Greyhound provides transportation throughout the United States and Canada and some border cities in Mexico. The Stockton station, along with Modesto, San Jose and San Francisco stations, also sell tickets for Estrella Blanca, the Mexican bus line.

Greyhound (Runaway Transportation Services)
Eligibility: Youth ages 21 years old or younger.
Fees: None

Runaway Transportation Services will provide transportation home on Greyhound, free of charge, for runaway children of indigent families. The child's parents must go to their police department and have the police contact Greyhound with the information. Greyhound will then issue a ticket with the child's name, to the appropriate bus station, to be picked up by the child. The child must be 21 years or younger. However, children under 15 years of age cannot travel on their own. In such a case,...

San Joaquin Council of Governments (Commute Connection)
Eligibility: San Joaquin, Stanislaus and Merced Counties.
Fees: None

Commute Connection is a free, one-stop transportation information and referral service. They provide information on the following: carpooling, vanpooling, transit and rail, bicycling, walking, park-and-ride lots and Emergency Ride Home Program. Commute Connection also provides employer outreach services such as marketing, cluster mapping and event planning. Commute Connection is a program of the San Joaquin Council of Governments (SJCOG), dedicated to helping commuters, employers and local gove...

San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) (Mobility Services)
Eligibility: None
Fees: Depends upon transportation service type.

San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) offers public transportation services throughout Stockton and between surrounding communities in San Joaquin County. Services include regular fixed-route bus services (Stockton Metro, Metro Express, Intercity, Hopper, and San Joaquin Commuter). Route schedules and times vary. Please call or visit RTD's website for more details.Hopper RoutesThe Metro Hopper is a deviated, fixed-route bus service serving popular destinations throughout the Stockton ci...

San Joaquin Safety Council (DUI Program)
Eligibility: DUI recipients.
Fees: Please call the office for information DUI programs.

First Offender DUI, Multiple Offender DUI, 12-hour education component, 3, 6, 9 and 18-month DUI Programs.

Service First of Northern California (SFNC)
Eligibility: Referral from agency or private physician.
Fees: Vary

Service First of Northern California (SFNC) is a 501c3 Non-profit Public Benefit Corporation that serves as an umbrella organization that operates ten (10) community based programs. Their product is the "service" that they provide. Their "service" focuses on the neediest individuals in the community. They provide supportive services to individuals that are developmentally disabled, mentally ill, physically disabled, homeless Veterans, Social Security Beneficiaries, and those struggling with add...

State of California Department of Corrections Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI) (Friends Outside Gathering Place)
Eligibility: Friend or family member of someone incarcerated at Deuel Vocational Institute (DVI), state men’s prison.
Fees: None

Friends Outside is a non-profit agency that assists families and friends of incarcerated men at DVI, at the Friends Outside Visiting Center. It serves the children and works to maintain family unification. Emergency clothing, food and shelter and children’s programs are also offered. Transportation from the Greyhound and Amtrack stations in Stockton is provided. Reservations must be made one week in advance. Child care for children ages 7 years and older is available.

Stockton Unified School District (Families in Transition (FIT))
Eligibility: The Stockton Unified School District (SUSD) serves homeless families with children and unaccompanied youth who are residing within the boundaries of SUSD. Services are offered to students who are Pre...
Fees: None

Families in Transition (FIT) was created to provide assistance to transitional families with issues of school enrollment. The program is designed to identify transitional children and provide appropriate community resources in order to achieve self-sufficiency for the families and enhancement in the education of the children.The FIT program provides case management services to eligible students and youth and their families. Based on a comprehensive assessment of need, FIT case management servic...

Western Pacific Truck School (Truck Driving Training )
Eligibility: Must be 18 years or older, possess valid Driver's License and Social Security Card, have an acceptable driving record, DOT physical and drug screen, and provide proof of high school equivalency or gre...
Fees: Vary. Please contact staff regarding tuition and fees.

Western Pacific Truck School-Truck Driving Training Program is the only truck driving school to be honored with the California Trucking Association's Fleet Safety Award and was founded in 1977. Their comprehensive program provides the skills and education needed to obtain a CDL and become employed in the trucking industry where there is a high demand for professional truck drivers.Certification programs available:Class A Commercial Drivers LicenseTractor Trailer Operator Program - Class A CDL T...