Dial-A-Ride

Corona Dial-A-Ride

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Curb to Curb Service

Corona Dial-A-Ride is a general public demand responsive service that provides curb-to-curb transportation within the City of Corona area. All residents in the Dial-A-Ride service area are eligible for Dial-A-Ride service.

To schedule your trip, please call (951) 734-7220 from 1 to 14 days in advance.

If you would like a brochure mailed to you, or have a question or comment regarding the service, please click Contact Us and complete the necessary information.

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Tips for Using Dial-A-Ride

  • To schedule your trip, please call (951) 734-7220 from 1 to 14 days in advance.
  • Plan ahead and allow for flexibility
  • Have your pickup and drop-off addresses ready for reservation agent
  • Please be ready and visible to the coach operator during the 30 minute window (15 minutes before scheduled pick-up time and 15 minutes after).
  • Have the exact fare ready
  • For your convenience, Dial-A-Ride links to RTA bus stops and Metrolink stations

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Brochures and Service Area Information

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Current Dial-A-Ride Fares (Tarifas)

Effective: July 5, 2010

Type of Rider

Per Ride

General Public
Publico General

$4.00

Seniors (60+)/Persons with Disabilities
Personas Mayores (60+)/Personas Inválidas

$2.50

ADA Certified
Certificado de ADA

$2.50

Medicare Card Holders
Tarjeta de Medicare

$2.50

Child (46" tall or under, when accompanying a fare paying adult)
Niños (46 pulgadas de altura o menos, si van acompañados por un adulto que haya pagado tarifa completa)

$0.50

Half Fare Program Description:

Seniors, persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders are eligible to ride Corona Cruiser fixed route service at half fare ($0.70 vs. full fare of $1.50) during all hours of operation.  Passengers must display their proof of eligibility each time they board a Corona Cruiser bus to receive the half fare.

Proof of eligibility is as specified below:

Passenger Type           Proof of Eligibility
Seniors (60+)                California Identification Card
                                      California Drivers License
                                      Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) Senior ID card

Persons with Disabilities   RTA Disabled ID card
Medicare Card Holder       Medicare Card

The City of Corona honors RTA photo ID cards for seniors and persons with disabilities. To receive an RTA Senior ID card, passengers must show proof of age 60 or above. To receive a Disabled ID card, individuals must present an application form completed by a doctor or licensed health care professional, or one of the following as proof of disability: Medicare Identification Card, Department of Motor Vehicles Disabled Person Placard Identification Card receipt, Braille Institute Identification Card, Disabled Veteran Service-Connected Identification Card, or a Social Security Income Award Letter along with proof of disability. Applications are available at the RTA business office, by requesting an application by telephone or by download and application from RTA’s website (application attached).

 

Personal Care Attendants:
Personal Care Attendants to ADA Certified Rider ride at no cost.
Asistentes de Cuidado Personal:
de Pasajeros certificados por ADA viajan sin costo.

 

Buddy Fare:  Two or more seniors or persons with disabilities can ride with half fare off, when traveling together from one pick up address to the same destination address.
Buddy: Dos o más personas mayores o personas inválidas pueden viajar a mitad de precio, cuando viajan juntos desde la misma dirección de origen hacia la misma dirección de destino.

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Metrolink Riders

General Public Dial-A-Ride passengers riding to or from a Metrolink station with a valid Metrolink pass pay a $1.00 fare.  Seniors/Persons with Disabilities and ADA Certified passengers with a valid Metrolink pass ride at no charge when traveling to and from Metrolink stations.

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General Public, Seniors/Person with Disabilities Hours of Operation

Effective: July 5, 2010

Service Hours:

Reservation Hours:

Monday - Friday
(Lunes-Viernes) *

6:42 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday
(Lunes-Viernes)

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
(Sabado) **

8:52 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Saturday
(Sabado)

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

*  Trips must begin no earlier than 6:42 a.m. and end no later than 6:00 p.m. on weekdays.

** Trips must begin no earlier than 8:52 a.m. and end no later than 4:15 p.m. on weekdays.

 

Corona Dial-A-Ride does not operate on Sundays, or on the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day - January 1
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day - July 4
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day - December 25

 

Dial-A-Ride no opera los Domingos y en los siguientes Dias Festivos:
 

  • 1 de Enero
  • Memorial Day
  • 4 de Julio
  • Diá del Trabajo
  • Diá de Acción de Gracias
  • Navidad

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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Priority Service

To comply witth the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Corona Dial-A-Ride provides priority service to ADA certified passengers over other passengers when providing Corona Dial-A-Ride service.  When seating capacity or vehicle availability constrains Corona Dial-A-Ride from providing scheduled trips, priority will be given to ADA certified passengers. Corona Dial-A-Ride has a zero denial policy and will reschedule or bump senior, disabled and general public scheduled trips to accommodate scheduled trips for ADA certified passengers. A Reservation-taker will do their best to minimize impacts to scheduled trips when demand for Corona Dial-A-Ride service exceeds seating capacity or vehicle availability. If a scheduled trip is impacted, a Reservation-taker will contact you by 5:00 PM the day prior to your scheduled ride (regardless of when you scheduled the affected trip) to re-schedule your trip.

 

The Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) performs ADA certification services.  To learn more about ADA certification, please call RTA at (951) 565-5000 (Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm), or visit RTA’s website here.

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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Door-To-Door Service
 

Door-to-door assistance for ADA certified passengers is available upon request. You must request door-to-door assistance when you reserve your trip. Drivers can assist you between the bus and front door of your pickup and drop-off location when:

  • Drivers can see the bus at all times;
  • The outermost door is within 150 feet of the bus;
  • Driver safety and security is maintained; and
  • Where a safe parking area is available


Americans with Disabilities Act Extended Hours of Operation:

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Corona Dial-A-Ride operates extended hours for passengers with ADA certification.  Corona Dial-A-Ride hours are extended to match the hours in which the Corona Cruiser bus operates.  These extended hours provide ADA certified passengers with complementary service to the Corona Cruiser bus in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).


Effective: July 5, 2010

Service Hours:

Reservation Hours:

Monday - Friday *
(Lunes-Viernes)

6:42 a.m. - 7:09 p.m.

Monday - Friday
(Lunes-Viernes)

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday **
(Sabado)

8:52 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Saturday
(Sabado)

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

* Trips must begin no earlier than 6:42 a.m. and end no later than 7:09 p.m. on weekdays.

** Trips must begin no earlier than 8:52 a.m. and end no later than 4:15 p.m. on Saturdays.

Sundays & Holidays:  Please leave a voice mail message with the details of your reservation request for next day service.

For questions regarding the Corona Dial-A-Ride service, please call (951) 734-7220 to speak to a transportation dispatcher.

For comments regarding the Corona Dial-A-Ride service, please call (951) 736-2266 to speak to a city representative.


NOTE: Brochures, maps and schedules are in PDF format - Click here to download Adobe Acrobat Reader

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TITLE VI CIVIL RIGHTS

No person shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity of the City of Corona Transit Service (CCTS). The Public Works Director is the CCTS Title VI Compliance Officer. For more information, or to file a Title VI Civil Rights compliant contact the Corona Public Works Department by telephone at (951) 736-2266, by email at publwks@ci.corona.ca.us, or by visiting the Public Works Department at 400 S. Vicentia Avenue, Suite 210, Corona, CA 92882.

TITLE VI DE LOS DERECHOS CIVILES

Ninguna persona, por motivos de raza, color u origen nacional, sera excluida(o) de participar en, ser negado(a) los beneficios de, o ser objeto de discriminación durante la utilización del Servicio de Transporte de la ciudad de Corona (CCTS). El Director de Obras Públicas es el oficial de cumplimiento de Title VI del CCTS. Para obtener más información, o para presentar una queja de Derechos Civiles de Title VI del Departamento de Obras Públicas Corona contactenos al (951) 736-2266, por correo electrónico a publicwks@ci.corona.ca.us, o visitando el Departamento de Obras Públicas en 400 S. Vicentia Avenue, suite 210, Corona, CA 92882.




PERSONS WITH WHEELCHAIRS / MOBILITY DEVICES

The City of Corona Transit Service will make every effort to transport people and their wheelchair/mobility device regardless of size or weight, as long as the wheelchair lift and bus can physically and safely accommodate them.

PERSONAS CON SILLAS DE RUEDAS / APARATO DE MOBILIDAD

El Servicio de Transporte de la Ciudad de Corona hará todo lo posible para el transporte de personas y sus sillas de ruedas/aparato de mobilidad, independientemente de su tamaño o peso, siempre y cuando el ascensor para sillas de ruedas y autobuses pueda acomodarlos física y seguramente.


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