RTRANSIT's Mission is to provide safe, courteous, and reliable transportation services to the general public while striving to increase awareness and participation.
RTRANSIT is one of the largest contractors in the State of Texas who provide Public Transportation Service to rural residents. RTRANSIT provides curb to curb on demand services
Also, local transportation in Palacios.
Monday through Friday 8am-5pm for Matagorda R-Transit is your transportation to residents.
* Priority is given first to Senior Adults age 60 and older, Persons with Disabilities and then the General Public.
* A 48 hour notice is required or recommended when scheduling trips.
* Wheel chair accessible vehicles are available to assist in transporting persons with disabilities
Friends of Elder Citizens, Inc. is committed to providing safe, courteous, and reliable transportation services.
Need help planning your trip?
Our friendly customer service representatives can help plan your trip. We will recommend the most suitable departure time, quote the fare, and advise you of any service interruptions, which may occur from time to time.
Helpful tips when calling...
Have pencil and paper ready.
Be ready to tell the operator this information:
1. Where our driver should pick you up—complete physical address
2. Where you are going –name of business and its complete physical address
3. When you would like to get there
4. If you are disabled and/or require a wheelchair accessible vehicle
5. Also request if you require a return ride home
6. If ride is for yourself only or if we are picking up additional passengers at your location
Be prepared to have an alternate time to conduct your business in case we are unable to meet your requested time.
Our transportation service is a demand-responsive, advance reservation, shared-ride, address-to-address, curb-to-curb service.
Our representatives are available: 8 am to 4 pm, Monday-Friday. However, schedules can be taken between: 7 am to 4 Pm
DEADLINES VARY DEPENDING ON DESTINATION. PLEASE CALL NO LESS THAN 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE FOR LOCAL AND 48 FOR COUNTY TO COUNTY.
CALL US TODAY TO SCHEDULE YOUR RIDE