Transportation

Group Transportation

Canvas Health operates two sixteen passenger lift equipped passenger buses for the purpose of providing group rides to seniors living in Washington County. The service is available to any senior group needing transportation within Washington County either on a one-time basis (for a special outing) or on a more frequent basis (weekly shopping groups).  The cost of this service is $70 per hour with a two hour minimum.  Canvas Health does not charge a rider fee.  Our phone number is (651) 275-4300.

Other Transportation Services

Metro Mobility is a shared public transportation service for ADA certified riders who are unable to use regular fixed-route buses due to a disability or health condition. Rides are provided for any purpose but must be reserved in advance.  There is a small rider fee.  Their phone number is (651) 602-1111.

Transit Link (formerly Dial-A-Ride) is a curb-to-curb minibus or van service for the general public that operates on weekdays throughout the seven-county metropolitan area.  It is a shared-ride service, which must be reserved in advance.  You may reserve a ride up to five days in advance, or call at least two hours in advance for same-day trips.  Rides are subject to availability and fares are based on the distance traveled. Transit Link customers can transfer to a Metro Transit bus without paying a separate fare.  Their phone number is (651) 602-5485.

Metro Transit is the transportation resource for the Twin Cities, offering an integrated network of buses, light rail and commuter trains as well as resources for those who carpool, vanpool, walk or bike.