Call Connect-A-Ride for answers and assistance. The Connect-A-Ride Transportation Resource Center is a free service that helps seniors and disabled adults of all ages find the transportation they need. Certified Information and Mobility Specialists help with schedules, benefits and eligibility requirements in:

  • Montgomery County, Maryland;
  • Arlington and Fairfax Counties in Virginia; and
  • the Virginia cities of Alexandria, Fairfax and Falls Church.

If you live in one of these jurisdictions and need transportation assistance, call Connect-A-Ride at 301.738.3252 or 703.323.6494.

Connect-A-Ride also offers the following programs and services:

Ride Smart Workshops

Offered periodically, these workshops help small groups of older adults learn to use public transportation options and otherwise navigate the National Capital Region.

Registration is required for Ride Smart workshops. Call 301.738.3252 to register or for more information or email

Learn more about our August workshops and our  September workshops here.

Escorted Transportation

This program serves eligible low-income residents of Montgomery County who are unable to travel alone. Customers must require assistance due to physical, cognitive or emotional impairment. The program assists with transportation to medical appointments, grocery stores and other destinations.

For information or to enroll, call 240.395.0915 or email

Download our brochure for more information: