MTS Access for Central San Diego

MTS Access for Central San Diego

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides lift-equipped, Origin to Destination service for persons whose disabilities prevent them from using Fixed Route bus or trolley services. Origin and destination must be within three-quarters of a mile of an operating fixed route bus or trolley station. Accepts reservations up to 2 days in advance of trip. Connects with the county's other paratransit services North County LIFT.
LocationCentral
Geographical AreaClairemont, Del Cerro, La Jolla, Mira Mesa, North Park, Ocean Beach, Pacific Beach, Paradise Hills, Serra Mesa, Tierrasanta, Carmel Mountain, Poway, Rancho Bernanrdo, Sabre Springs, Alpine, Casa de Oro, El Cajon, La Mesa, Lakeside, Lemon Grove, Rancho San Diego, Santee, Spring Valley, Chula Vista, Coronado, Imperial Beach, National City, Otay Mesa, and Palm City.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall for information and reservations. Reservations accepted up to 2 days in advance of trip.
Helpful TipsMTS Access services are governed by the Metropolitan Transit System Board of Directors, which contracts with First Transit to operate the program.

Service operates on the same days and times as the bus or trolley.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled
GenderEither
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityMust be certified as ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) eligible. Clients needing ADA certification can call (844) 299-6326 (TTY/TDD 711), email access@sdmts.com, or download an application online at www.sdmts.com/access
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesPersonal care attendants, if required by an individual's ADA certification, ride for free. Each passenger is entitled to bring one Companion for full fare. Additional Companions, including spouse or children, ride for the regular fare on a space-available
Fee AmountsFixed fare of $4.50 per one-way trip.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 8:00 am-5:00 pm Reservation Hours
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Contact Information
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Main Phone (888) 517-9627
TDD Phone (800) 568-7097
Other Phone (800) 921-9664
Web Address www.sdmts.com/MTS/MTS_Access.asp
 
Additional Information
Last Complete Service Update Date05/07/2015
FACT ResourcesX
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Metropolitan Transit System
Affiliated Program: MTS Access for Central San Diego
This Service: MTS Access for Central San Diego
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disability Related Transportation (BT-4500.6500-170)
Paratransit Programs (BT-4500.6500)