Ride-On Tri-City! Taxi Service

Service


The Taxi Service provides subsidized taxi rides to help seniors and people with disabilities with same-day transportation needs.Service is provided within Fremont, Newark and Union City are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Rides are requested on the same day service as needed. 

Eligibility Requirements


Ride-on Tri-City! Taxi Services are available to:

  • Fremont or Newark resident who is 70 years of age or older, OR 
  • Union City resident who is 80 Years of age or older, OR
  • Fremont, Newark or Union City resident who is unable to use public transit (local buses, BART) independently due to a disability.

Cost

Taxi vouchers cost $4 each and subsidize up to $16 of taxi meter fare. Only 1 voucher can be used per one-way trip. Riders are responsible for paying any fare beyond the $16 voucher subsidy and any tip provided to the driver. Enrolled participants can access a maximum of 300 one-way trips per year. There are no additional charges for companions or attendants traveling with a rider. 

Accessibility

This service is NOT wheelchair accessible at this time.

How to Apply


For more information about the taxi service, please call Ride-On Tri City! at (510)574-2053
Please return completed transportation services application  to:
(be sure to indicate which service you are applying for)

Mail: City of Fremont Human Services - Ride-On Tri-City! Program
P.O. Box 5006
Fremont, CA 94537-5006

Fax: (510)574-2054

Hand Deliver:  Fremont City Hall, Human Services Dept.
3300 Capitol Ave., Bldg B
Fremont, CA 94538

Email: pgutierrez@fremont.gov or  sfong@fremont.gov

Programs funded by Alameda CTC  through Measure B and Measure BB sales tax.
 

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