What alternatives are available for times when Access is no longer offered?

There are several private and nonprofit transportation services that offer service to the affected areas during the times when Access service will no longer be available. (Please note that listing these providers here does not constitute an endorsement of any of these services by Metro.)

Yellow Cab – Offers wheelchair-accessible cabs and provides service 24 hours per day. The cost for this service is the same as general taxi service. Low-income, senior, and disabled people can qualify for and use taxi scrip to cover the cost of this service. Learn more about Metro’s taxi scrip program. Reservations are taken at any time, but best the best times to call are weekdays between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Snoqualmie Valley Transportation – Provides transportation for the general public in Preston, North Bend, Snoqualmie, and Fall City between 6 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The cost is $1 per trip. Reservations must be made 3-5 days in advance. Call 425-888-7001 to reserve a trip.

Cabulance companies – There are several Cabulance companies in King County that offer non-emergency, specialty/medical transportation service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for individuals and groups. Contact the companies directly to learn more about cost and areas served and to make reservations.

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