Cheltenham Township - Transit Bus Service/Shared Ride Program

Cheltenham Township - Montgomery; Elkins Park

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2-1-1 SEPA 2-1-1 SEPA - 2-1-1 SEPA
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Cheltenham Transit Service operates on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays only. The bus will run in Abington Township on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The handicapped-accessible Cheltenham Transit Bus offers transportation around Cheltenham Township, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., except major holidays. The bus will stop anywhere it is safe along its route for passengers to board or disembark. People with disabilities and seniors over age 62 can ride the bus for free with a Cheltenham or PennDOT identification card. Both cards are available at the Township Building, 8230 Old York Road in Elkins Park. Proof of age or disability is required. Children under 51" tall also ride for free. Other passengers can purchase a 10-Trip Ticket on the bus for $10, making a one-way trip just $1. Without a 10-Trip Ticket, a one-way fare is $4 . Exact change is required. Montgomery County residents age 60 years and over may be eligible for the Shared Ride Program, which offers Point-to-Point Transportation by appointment at discounted fares.
Geographical AreaMontgomery; PA
Intake ProcedureFor information go to our website or additional information about the Shared Ride Program call (215) 542-7433
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsSee Transit Bus Schedule for applicable fees. Applicable fees also will apply for the Shared Ride Program.
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 8230 Old York Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Elkins Park, PA 19027
Main Phone 215-887-1000
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Cheltenham Township
Affiliated Program: Cheltenham Township - Montgomery; Elkins Park
This Service: Cheltenham Township - Transit Bus Service/Shared Ride Program
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disability Related Transportation (BT-4500.6500-170)
General Paratransit/Community Ride Programs (BT-4500.6500-280)
Local Bus Services (BT-4500.4700)
Senior Ride Programs (BT-4500.6500-800)
Transportation Passes (BT-8500)