Metro is committed to providing King County residents and visitors with valued transportation services, and our services extend to customers with special needs due to age or disabilities. All Metro buses are accessible to customers with disabilities. Metro also provides paratransit service for those who qualify.
The Accessible Services group works to equip and motivate the community to provide additional mobility solutions, and empower the public with information to make informed choices. We manage the Access Transportation program, and develop innovative transportation products, technologies and services that are accessible and usable by all people.
Additional Transportation Tools
FindARide.org is a gateway to transportation options in the Puget Sound area for persons with disabilities, senior citizens and others with special transportation needs. It provides links to transportation tools such as the transit trip planner, and includes a searchable database to allow people with special transportation needs, case managers, and agencies to find transportation in the Central Puget Sound Region.
King County 2-1-1 provides comprehensive information on health and human services available to King County residents. Their Information and Referral Specialists can provide information on food, shelter, housing, rent and utility assistance, legal assistance, financial assistance, governmental assistance programs, health care, employment, transportation, education and family support programs. Dial 211 (TTY Relay: 711)
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The King County Transit Advisory Commission provides suggestions and recommendations to the King County Department of Transportation on transportation services for elderly people and people with disabilities.