Aug 26, 2016
The project to repaint the passenger bays at Lynnwood Transit Center continues. The project started in early August and will take approximately two months. Bays are being pa...
Aug 23, 2016
Monday, September 5 is Labor Day. Community Transit will operate Sunday Service, which means: We will serve all local routes in Snohomish County We will not be ope...
Aug 16, 2016
Sultan Street Improvement Project Will Close Stops for Two Months Starting Monday, August 8, the following stops will be closed for two mo...
Jul 29, 2016
Stewart St. Lane Closures Expected to Delay Morning Service Commute Starting Monday, 8/1 Commuters Encouraged to Take Earlier Buses, Consider O...
Jul 29, 2016
Expect Reroutes Friday, July 29 for Tour de Terrace Parade Routes 119,130,810,871 Will Reroute Starting at 4 p.m. Today On Friday, July 29, from 4 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.,56t...
Jul 24, 2016
When buses are rerouted due to construction, or when there are major delays to our service, Community Transit sends out electronic alerts. You can sign up for e-alerts by te...
May 17, 2016
18-Month Yesler Bridge Project Begins Monday, May 23: Be Prepared for Reroutes and Stop Closures Starting Monday, May 23, two stops ...
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Community Transit vanpools must begin or end in Snohomish County. Vanpool coordinators provide support for group formation, driver orientation, vehicle maintenance and rider recruitment. Call 1 (888) 814-1300 for more information.
A vanpool is a group of 5-15 commuters who ride to work together in a van provided by Community Transit. Vanpools generally follow a set schedule and route, but unlike a bus, these are set by the riders themselves. Fares are based on the size of the van and the daily round-trip mileage. Fares cover all gas, maintenance and insurance.
All vanpool drivers must have at least 5 years driving experience and possess a valid driver’s license. Before you can be scheduled for Vanpool Driver Orientation, you will need to obtain a copy of your driving record from the Department of Licensing (DOL). This report must be a five-year record and will say “Volunteer Organization/Transit Authority” at the top of the report. Any other type of record that does not contain complete information will not be accepted. You will need to visit your local Department of Licensing to make the request, or you can obtain a copy immediately online at www.dol.wa.gov. You will be charged $13.
Once you obtain your driving record fax or email it to one of the vanpool coordinators listed below. Please write your vanpool number and daytime phone number on the fax. The driving record cannot show any moving violations or preventable accidents within the past 3 years.
To request Vanpool Driver Orientation, which can be done online, or if you have any questions please contact a vanpool coordinator.
We are now providing an online payment option for individual vanpool fares using debit/credit cards or e-checks.
To pay a vanpool fare online:
• Find out the amount you owe and your four-digit vanpool ID from your vanpool bookkeeper.
• Enter your four-digit group number, for example, 1111. Then enter your name and payment amount.
• Enter cardholder information.
• Enter your payment card information.
• Agree to the terms and conditions and submit payment.
• You will receive a payment confirmation email, please print a copy for your bookkeeper or forward it to your bookkeeper.
o You can delete any personal information from the email before forwarding it to your bookkeeper.
The credit card vendor we use charges a fee for online payments: for credit and debit cards the fee is 2.5 percent, with a minimum charge of $2. For E-Checks there is a $2.00 flat fee.