Para-transit is curb-to-curb transit service that requires customers to make a reservation by 5pm the day prior to their trip. It is not taxi service but a shared ride public transportation service where you and others are assigned bus service according to where you want to go. ParaTransit service is available in every city, community and township in Merced County for residents who are ADA qualified riders.
To request a pick up you must make a reservation by 5pm the day before, or up to 2 weeks in advance by calling (209) 384-3111. There is no limit on the number of reservations made, however we do have a NO-SHOW Policy.
Cancellation of a Reservation:
To avoid a No-Show please call to cancel a trip at least 2 hours before the scheduled pick-up time.
A no-show occurs when a scheduled or subscription pick up has not been canceled 2 hours prior to pick up time and or The Bus arrives for a passenger who does not take the ride. The Bus will investigate and determine the cause of the NO-SHOW.
To learn more about ParaTransit and to find out if you’re eligible click here. Phone (209) 384-3111
Medicab Mobile Ministries
Medicab Mobile Ministries Non-profit organization providing specialized transportation for people with medical conditions that prevent them from using public transit. Please call or e-mail for more information.
645 W. Olive Avenue, Suite 322 B
Merced, CA 95348
Phone (209) 723-4109
Deviated Fix Route
Deviated Fix routes are routes that stop within the communities of Dos Palos,Gustine, Hilmar, Santa Nella, and Stevinson. The bus may deviate from the route up to 3/4 of mile to make pick-ups for both ADA and general riders at a higher fare. All deviated pick-ups require a next day reservation by calling (209) 384-3111. Please note this route may be subject to delays.
DP - Dos Palos, Dos Palos Y and Los Banos Click Here for Schedule
G - Gustine, Los Banos, Newman and Santa Nella Click Here for Schedule
For more information please click here.