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WHO WE ARE

A private, nonprofit transportation company certified by the PA Public Utility Commission to provide demand responsive service to the general public. Incorporated in 1983 as the Delaware County Transportation Consortium when the County coordinated the transportation needs of various human service agencies.

What We Do

  • Provide about 2,167 trips every weekday to Delaware County residents of all ages for any trip purpose on an advance reservation, first come first served basis. Passengers must first become registered before scheduling a trip. Trips must originate in Delaware County. Destinations may be in Delaware County and Philadelphia. Trips to Montgomery and Chester Counties and other surrounding counties are more limited.

  • Rides are available Monday through Friday from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Dialysis transportation is available Monday through Saturday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • We also provide group transportation for private individuals, businesses, clubs or organizations.

Major Sources of Revenue

  • Coordinator of the PA Lottery-funded Senior Citizen Shared Ride Program in Delaware County. Persons age 65 and older pay only 15 percent of the actual fare. Trip requests are accepted up to two weeks in advance. Community Transit will accept trip requests up to 3:30 p.m. one day in advance, as availability permits. All trips are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis and rides are available as capacity and ride sharing allow.

  • Administrator of the county's Medical Assistance Transportation Program that subsidizes in part or in total the cost of transportation for low income persons traveling to approved medical facilities and treatments.

  • Subcontractor to SEPTA for Customized Community Transportation program for Delaware County's residents with disabilities. Please call SEPTA Customer Service for a Customized Community Transportation application: (215) 580-7145.

  • Charitable giving. Community Transit is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt, charitable organization.

Note: Community Transit is not program funded; we are reimbursed for services provided.

Our Resources

  • A workforce of nearly 130 full-time and part-time employees.

  • A subcontracted workforce of 80 people.

  • A fleet of 90 wheelchair accessible minibuses

  • An experienced management team dedicated to offering more rides to more county residents, to new levels of service, and to friendly, reliable and safe transportation for its customers.

Information & Reservations: (610) 490-3960
Fax: (610) 490-3991