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Vanpool

Great savings are right around the corner.
With DART Vanpool, you and up to 14 others can share the ride to work.
We'll even help match you up with other riders.
Available anywhere in Dallas, Ellis, Collin, Hunt,
Rockwall, Kaufman and Navarro counties.
For more information, call 214-747-RIDE
or visit DARTRideShare.com

Note: Due to the high demand for vehicles and budgetary limits,
vehicles will be issued on a first come, first served basis.
Vanpool. Commute for a whole month for less than the price of a tank of gas.

Vanpool

A vanpool is a service for 6-15 people to a workplace from an area not served by DART rail or bus. Riders are guaranteed a seat and share the cost of the van amongst the passengers.

Emergency Ride Home
This service is provided for vanpoolers who have personal or work-related emergencies. Riders are given a ride home via taxi or a rental car, available two times each quarter. The cost of the Emergency Ride Home co-pay is $10.

Sound too good to be true? It's not.
Just call DART's vanpool coordinator at 214-747-RIDE (7433)
or visit DARTRideShare.com

Vanpool Program
Van and insurance included
Vanpool savings increase
with more riders

($450** per month,
15-passenger van, driver participates for free)
Number of
Participants (Includes Driver)
Monthly Program
Cost per
Passenger**
10 $50.00
11 $45.00
12 $40.91
13 $37.50
14 $34.62
15 $32.14
$450** per month, per van, flat rate
Six-person minimum for eight-passenger vans
10-person minimum for 15-passenger vans
Employer subsidy encouraged
Ideal for longer commutes
Includes Emergency Ride Home ($10)
Routine maintenance included

How The Program Works
Drivers and passengers recruited
DART issues agreement
Use this form to determine your monthly cost of driving.
1. Enter your daily roundtrip commute distance from home to work (in miles)
2. Enter the number of days worked each month
3. Enter the average miles per gallon for your vehicle
4. Enter the average price paid for a gallon of gas
5. Enter your monthly parking expenses
 
(Results will open in
a new browser window.)
Applicant driving record verified
Training is provided to drivers
Van is issued

Vanpooler Benefits
Ability to use HOV lanes
Discounted transportation
Reduces driving/parking costs
Reduces traffic hassles
Van available to driver seven days a week
Pre-tax (tax-free) employee benefit
Emergency Ride Home
Driver rides for free and earns up to 250 miles of personal use with the van

Program Pricing
$450** per van per month
Driver participates for free

Enrolling in the Vanpool Program
Call DART at 214-747-RIDE (7433)
or visit DARTRideShare.com
DART will assist with recruitment

8-passenger and 15-passenger DART Vanpool vehicles
8-passenger and 15-passenger DART Vanpool vehicles

** PLEASE NOTE: $450 for 15-passenger vans, $425 for eight-passenger vans
Price does not include the cost of gasoline. Vanpool participants are responsible for all fuel charges. Due to the high demand for vehicles and budgetary limits, vehicles will be issued on a first come, first served basis.

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