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TRANSPORTATION RESOURCES

The following transportation services list has been compiled for residents in the City of Irvine. Irvine Senior Services provides this information as a service and does not endorse or assume liability for these public and private services.


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City of Irvine
TRIPS Program
General Information 949-724-7433
Service: Available to Irvine residents (18+) who are unable to drive due to a permanent physical and/or cognitive disability. Pre-registration and eligibility determination required. Services include door to door service, medical appointments, work, school, social, etc. Call for the availability for grocery shopping and senior center shuttle service.
Cost: Annual registration fee ($25 initial, $20 annual). $1.90 one way to any location in Irvine. Transportation to other areas is limited and costs range from $3.80 to $7.60 depending on location and distance. Senior Center Quarterly pass also available.
Contact: 949-724-7433 or email TRIPS@cityofirvine.org
Operating Hours: Monday - Friday: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Reservations: Monday- Friday 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at 949-724-7433

OCTA
OCTA Access

General Information: 714-560-5956 extension 2
Give them your home address FIRST to ensure you live within their service area.

Service: Door-to-door van service for those unable to use the fixed bus route service because of a disability. Wheelchair access. Passengers must go through certification for eligibility.
Cost: Curb-to-curb service at pickup and destination = $3.60 each way
Door-to-door service at either pickup or destination = $8.60 each way
Door-to-door service at both pickup and destination = $13.60 each way

*ONCE YOU ARE APPROVED- CALL 1-877-628-2232 TO MAKE YOUR RESERVATION

OCTA Route #175
General Information 714-636-7433
Service: Regular bus for seniors, disabled, and students.
Area: North and South of Irvine, stops at Mobile home park and senior centers.
Cost: $2.00 Regular Fare, $.75 Senior Fare and persons with disabilities (Medi-Cal accepted).
Operating Hours: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.

*Bus schedules are available in the Keen Center for Senior Resources.


OCTA Route #86
General Information 714-636-7433
Service: Regular bus for seniors, disabled, and students.
Area: East and West of Irvine
Cost: $2.00 Regular Fare, $.75 Senior Fare and persons with disabilities (Medi-Cal accepted).
Operating Hours: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.


Irvine Seniors Services Outreach Program
General Information 714-724-6926
Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Fridays 9 a.m.-noon
Service: Transportation is provided by Outreach volunteers for seniors who need transportation to medical appointments only.
Must be Irvine resident, apply to TRIPS or ACCESS, and have a consent and emergency form on file.
Note: Requests are limited to two times per month and require one week notice.
Cost: No charge. Volunteers are not compensated for gas or mileage, but contributions are accepted to the Friends of Outreach non-profit organization.
Operating Hours for rides: Monday- Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.


Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
General Information 949-837-4500
124451 Health Center Drive Laguna Hills, CA
Service: Contact Saddleback Home Caregivers 24022 Calle de la Plata 949-380-3195
Emergency 24 hour services available.
Transportation to Saddleback Memorial Medical Center only.


Western Medical Center
General Information 714-953-3501

Service: Transportation arrangements made by doctor's office or nurse>
Wheelchairs accepted, advance notice requested.
To and from Western Medical Center in Tustin only.
Cost: With Doctor's authorization- NO CHARGE
Without Doctor's authorization- Patient Pays