Information about transportation options for seniors.
The Transportation Section has sedans, 15-passenger vans, mini vans and wheel chair accessible vans.
Call (505) 764-6464 to arrange transportation.
Transportation is provided Monday through Friday with the earliest appointment at 9 a.m. and the last return pickup at approximately 2 p.m. Clients must call when they are done with their appointments for a pick up. Return trips are scheduled with the first available driver.
Transportation to Senior Centers and Satellite Centers
The Transportation Section provides daily rides to certain meal sites and senior centers from individual homes to the center and back. In-town and some out-of-town trips are scheduled for participants of the various senior centers and meal sites.
Transportation for the Foster Grandparent Program
Transportation is also provided daily to members of the Foster Grandparent Program. These FGP volunteers are picked up at their homes and taken to and from their volunteer work stations.
Transportation for Doctor Visits, Pharmacy Visits, and Grocery Shopping
The Transportation section provides transportation for seniors to doctor's offices, pharmacies, and grocery stores. These trips must be arranged and scheduled by calling the Transportation Office one week in advance. Priority is given to medical appointments.
Some clients with special needs (pre-registration is required) can be accommodated, however, escorts are not provided. A client can bring someone along to assist them. Seniors with special transportation needs, please call Senior Information at (505) 764-6400.
Visit the City Transit Department for more information on the transit services that the City of Albuquerque provides.