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MetroRideShare – Pool of passengers in front of car

RideShare

Ride Share

How Does it Work?


The program provides eligible groups of 5-12 riders with a month-to-month vanpool lease agreement including insurance, maintenance, 24-hour roadside assistance and optional fuel purchasing program.

RideShare - Group Standing in front of thier vehicle

The MetroRideShare program is operated by vRide, a national vanpool service provider, under contractwith Capital Metro.Together, we provide all the services necessary for you to enjoy a comfortable, convenient and economical commute to work.

To create or join a Vanpool, register here or call 512-477-RIDE to get started.


Vanpool Benefits

Commuting with a vanpool group lets you take your time back on the ride to work, while gaining other program benefits:

Save Money >> Reduce wear and tear on your personal vehicle, save on gas, parking fees and insurance

Save Time >> Use free time while commuting to: read, sleep or get a head start on work by checking emails

Save the Environment >> Eliminate 4-11 cars off the road per vanpool while also reducing the emissions and your carbon footprint

Potential Tax Benefits >> Employers offering voluntary transportation benefits may receive pre-tax benefits through IRS code 132 (f)

Reduce Parking Congestion >> Do your part to take cars off area roadways and company parking lots

Sustainability >> Expand your company’s environmental commitment

Guaranteed Ride Home Program >> For an annual membership fee of $5 get reimbursed up to four emergency taxi rides per calendar year for unexpected emergencies from work.


Resources and Contact Information

For more information and to get started, please contact:

Capital Metro, Annie Arguello 

512-389-7591 | Annie.Arguello@capmetro.org  

Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., CST
 

MetroRideShare Program 

512-477-RIDE

Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., CST

Download a program brochure or informational flyer for more information.