Aging Services - 317 7TH Avenue SE, Suite 302B, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401, Phone 398-3644 http://abbehealth.org
Transportation available from 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM. To schedule rides, call Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Volunteers provide transportation for non-emergency medical appointments, pharmacies, grocery stores, farmers’ market and other essential errands. A minimum of Seven working days’ notice is requested. No cost. Must be 60 years of age or older. Must be able to enter/exit vehicle independently; cane or walker okay.
Airport Shuttle Service - Phone 365-0655 or 800-725-8460
Shuttle Service to and from the Eastern Iowa Airport. door to door service from the airport to residences, businesses and hotels in and around Eastern Iowa.
American Cancer Society - (Road to Recovery) Phone 888-227-6333
Patient services available 7 am – 9 pm, Monday – Friday (cancer patient must place request!). Volunteers provide transportation for cancer patients to get to treatment and medical appointments, as available. Three working days’ notice is required. Patients must be ambulatory.
American Class Taxi - Call to schedule; 24/7 service. Phone 363-8294
Burlington Trailways - 2818 Lippisch Place SW (Eastern Iowa Airport Property), Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 Phone 365-1609
Twice daily trips between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. Call for additional schedules and connections, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.
Cedar Rapids City & Yellow Cab - Call to schedule; 24/7 service. Phone 365-1444
Cedar Rapids Transit - Ground Transportation Center, 450 1st Street SE, Cedar Rapids, IA Phone 286-5573 www.cedar-rapids.org/transit
Bus transportation in Cedar Rapids, Marion and Hiawatha. Assistance available Monday through Friday from 5:15 AM to 7:15 PM; Saturdays from 8:15 AM to 5:15 PM. Full fare cost is $1.50. Reduced fare for students, seniors, persons with disabilities (with ID or Medicare card) and income-based program is 75 cents. Children ages 0-5 ride free. 31 Day Passes: Adult $40, students, seniors, disabled and income based program $20; 10 Ride Cards: Adult $15; students, seniors, persons with disabilities and income-based program $7.50. All rides FREE on Saturdays.
Century Cab - Call to schedule; 24/7 service. Phone 365-0505
LIFTS - 625 31st Avenue SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 Phone 892-5170 www.linncounty.org/
Office hours (dispatch) available Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. No dispatch on Saturday. Transportation available Monday through Friday from 5:15 AM to 7:15 PM and Saturday 8:15 AM to 5:15 PM. Bus transportation for seniors and persons with disabilities in the Cedar Rapids metro area and the general public in rural Linn County for work, school, doctor appointments, grocery shopping, etc. Cost is $3.00 each way.
Medicaid Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT)
Medicaid Non-emergency medical transportation is coordinated by Iowa’s Managed Care Organizations (MCOs). Each of the MCOs has selected a transportation vendor. Members may contact the NEMT broker of their assigned MCO at the numbers below to schedule their NEMT services. If you have other questions about coverage or transportation, contact Iowa Medicaid Enterprise Member Services at 1-800-338-8366.
Amerigroup Iowa: (Logisticare) 844-544-1389
UnitedHealthcare: (MTM) 888-513-1613
Neighborhood Transportation Service (Horizons/NTS) - 819 5th Street SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 Phone 363-1321
Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Transportation available Monday – Thursday from 6:30 PM to 6:00 AM. Friday 6:30 PM – Saturday 8:00 AM and Saturday 5:00 PM – Monday 6:00AM. Closed on major holidays. Transportation provided for work and school in Cedar Rapids, Marion and Hiawatha. Rides must be scheduled 24 hours in advance. Weekend and Monday morning rides must be scheduled by 10:00 AM on Friday. Cost is $6.00 per ride.
Nick's Cab - Call to schedule; 24/7 service. Phone 377-1158
Norse Transport - 2180 Stratford Drive, Marion, IA 52302 Phone 423-5023 firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours of operation are 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Non-emergency wheelchair accessible transportation in the Cedar Rapids area. Vans are equipped with the latest 7 point safety restraint systems, on-board GPS, wheelchairs and oxygen system.
Riders Club of America - 1700 B Avenue NE, #213, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 Phone 365-1511 www.myridersclub.com
Office hours: Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Transportation available 24 hours per day, seven days per week. Volunteers provide managed transportation for any destination within the Cedar Rapids metro area. System requires each ride request be entered before noon on the business day preceding the ride. Annual fee and pre-paid cost per destination ($6 minimum). Must be 55+ years of age or have a medical condition which prevents driving. Online scheduling available 24/7.
Southeast Linn Community Center - 108 South Washington, Lisbon, IA 52253 Phone 455-2844
Rides available during daytime hours, Monday through Friday (no evening service). Transportation provided to area residents, 60 years of age or older through partial funding from Heritage Area Agency on Aging. The program provides transportation to seniors to allow them to remain living in the community. There is no cost to participants, please allow a two to four-day advance notice when requesting services. Services are limited to older adults living in the Lisbon and Mount Vernon school districts.
Special K's Transport - 910 Second Avenue SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 Phone 373-5555
Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Transportation available 24 hours a day and holidays by appointment. Wheelchair transports to doctor appointments, dialysis, weddings, funerals, church services and social events. Call for fee schedule.
To The Rescue - 139 40th Street NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 Phone 365-9000
Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM. Transportation available outside these hours, including weekends and Holidays, by prior appointment. Wheelchair & non-wheelchair (ambulatory) transportation provided to individuals with any need (doctor appointments, dialysis, social occasions, group outings or any personal needs). To The Rescue is a full service home health care company with a well-trained and caring staff available to assist a wide range of needs.
Volunteer Transportation Network/DAV
Veterans must have a VA Appointment in Iowa City. 7-day advance notice is requested for a ride. Must be ambulatory and able to get in and out of van unassisted. Van is available based on schedule of Volunteer Drivers. Call 319-339-7061 to leave a message with name and phone number.
Travel Office - Iowa City VA Hospital
Veterans must have a scheduled appointment at the Iowa City VA Hospital. Call ahead several days in advance to schedule a pick-up. This service is available for veterans who use a wheelchair. Call 319-338-0581, ext. 6009 to schedule.