Easy Ride Paratransit Service (ERPS)

Monday - Thursday 9A-4:00P and Friday 9A-3:30P
Easy Ride is a transportation service to help El Cerrito Residents 65 and older and people with disabilities 18 years and older perform daily activities within the City of El Cerrito. Funded by the City of El Cerrito and Contra Costa County Measure J sales tax revenue. Easy Ride provides trips only within the City of El Cerrito. Passengers will share rides with others.
* Shopping
* Banking
*Community Meeting
*Getting to appointments: hairdresser, nail salon, doctor, dentist, dialysis etc.
*Visiting friends and family
* Attending afternoon classes or recreational program

An ERPS application form is available for pick-up at the El Cerrito Midtown Activity Center, 10940 San Pablo Avenue in El Cerrito. Application must be completed before scheduling a ride. Download the ERPS application.

Reminder: Passengers must be ready 10 minutes before scheduled pick-up time.

How do I get a ride?
Arranging transportation with Easy Ride is fast and simple. El Cerrito residents may schedule a ride up to two weeks in advance.              Call Easy Ride Paratransit Service at (510) 559-7677.

How much does it cost?
The cost for van service is $2 per one-way ride. Tickets are sold only in books of ten, $20 per book, at the Midtown Activity Center, 10940 San Pablo Avenue. We accept checks or Visa, Master Card and American Express credit cards.

Shopping Trips
Every 1st Wednesday of the Month. Please call the office for more information (510) 559-7677.