What is Marin Access?

Marin Access provides a wealth of transit services and information for Marin’s older adults, persons with disabilities and low income residents.  This program is brought to you by Marin Transit.

This website provides an overview of who we are and the services we provide, downloads for all necessary documentation and information on other transit programs offered in Marin.

News & Alerts

News & Alerts

CarePool – Free Volunteer Rides to Medical Appointments or for Grocery Shopping

Whistlestop’s CarePool program helps older adults get to medical appointments or go grocery shopping. CarePool offers FREE rides to Marin County residents 65 or older and for persons with disabilities.  Call the Travel Navigators at 415-454-0902 to request a ride.  Our volunteer drivers can offer extra support, such as walking you from your home to the car, as this program provides a unique “door-through-door” service.

CarePool’s success depends on people in the community.  Volunteer drivers will accept rides through email, and only commit to rides that are convenient for their schedules. Funds are available to reimburse drivers for mileage.  If you are interested in volunteering and have a clean driving record and insurance, please call Laurie at 415-456-9062 x 117 or email volunteer@whistlestop.org.  Providing a few trips a month can make all the difference to a person in need.

Marin in Motion

Recently Marin Transit published “Marin-In-Motion” a guide to transportation in Marin County.  This guide contains information on all the different transit options in Marin.  For a copy, stop by our office at 711 Grand Ave, Suite 100, San Rafael or click here.

Rider Alert – Marin Catch-A-Ride

As of 4/24/2015 On The Move (Radio Cab / Bel Air Cab / Yellow Cab) will no longer be providing taxi service in Marin County.  We will do our best to schedule your rides through the remaining taxi service providers in Marin, but service will be limited.  (Article : Marin Independent Journal)

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