Transportation

Transportation can be a challenge for older individuals with travel mobility limitations or limited vehicle access, but there are local organizations offering free to low-cost transportation services for older adults throughout Larimer County. Whether you’re in Berthoud, Estes Park, Fort Collins, Loveland, or Wellington, there are transportation services to help you meet your needs.

Resource Guides

View the Answers on Aging Resource Guidean online-viewable PDF booklet with a list of aging-related resources in Larimer County. Use the Tips for Navigating the Answers on Aging Guide for helpful suggestions for navigating this database.

  • Information on transportation services can be found on the following pages:
    • Transportation, pp. 67-69

The Network of Care Service Directory is an online database that can help you find specific resources close to your home. Use the Tips for Navigating the Network of Care Service Directory for helpful suggestions on navigating this database.

  • Information on transportation services can be found at the following link:

The Seniors Blue Book of Northern Colorado offers a comprehensive guide to aging-related resources, services, and activities in Northern Colorado. You can browse service lists here. Click Tips for Navigating the Seniors Blue Book Resource Guide for helpful suggestions on navigating this database.

  • Information on transportation services can be found on the following pages:
    • Transportation, pp. 53-55

Agencies and Programs

Berthoud

Berthoud Area Transportation System (BATS)
807 Mountain Ave.
Berthoud, CO 80513
(970) 532-2643

  • BATS provides door to door service rides within Berthoud and to Loveland and Longmont.
  • In-town trips: 8 am – 4 pm
  • Out-of-town trips: Longmont: Mon: 8 am – 11:30; Loveland: Tues, Wed, & Fri: 8 am – 11:30 am, Thurs: 8 am – 3 pm
  • All trip requests must be called into the office at the number above. Riders age 60 and over are not required to pay, but donations are encouraged.

Rural Alternative for Transportation (RAFT)
248 Welch Ave.
Berthoud, CO 80513
(970) 532-0808

  • RAFT is a volunteer transportation program serving older persons (60+) or adults (18+) with disabilities who have travel mobility limitations and live within the 80513 zip code and Berthoud Fire Protection District.
  • Service area
  • Reservations are taken Monday through Friday from 9 am until noon, with the exception of holidays. RAFT schedules rides on a first come, first serve basis, with medical purposes taking priority when volunteer drivers are limited.  Call at least three working-days in advance to make an arrangement.
  • Call a RAFT scheduler at the number above to fill out an Application for Ridership.

Estes Park

Via Mobility Services
2855 N. 63rd St.
Boulder, CO 80301
(888) 647-9768

  • Via’s paratransit program is an on-demand, call-up, door-to-door transportation service from any origin to any destination in our service area (Serves Estes Park). This is a shared ride service and schedules change daily based on where riders need to go.
  • Rides are subject to a small fee between $2 and $6
  • Before you can begin riding Via’s paratransit program, an intake/registration phone interview must be completed with one of Via’s Mobility Specialists. A family member or caregiver may complete the interview as well as request a ride.  Call 303.447.2848 ext. 1014.
  • You can make a reservation either by phone or online.
    • Call Via’s Call Center at (303) 447-9636 between 8am and 5pm Monday through Friday to make a reservation. OR fill out an online trip request form at their website.

Fort Collins

Senior Alternatives in Transportation (SAINT)
333 West Drake Road, Suite 42
Fort Collins, CO 80526
(970) 223-8604

  • Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:15 am – 4 pm
  • Senior Alternatives in Transportation (SAINT) is a local non-profit agency providing personal transportation to people 60 years old and older, and people with disabilities that prevent them from driving in Fort Collins and Loveland, CO.
  • SAINT cannot provide transportation to individuals requiring wheelchairs or scooters and cannot transport people to different cities.
  • There is no charge for SAINT’s services, but donations are appreciated.
  • Schedulers are available to take reservations Monday through Friday from 8 am – noon. To determine your eligibility and enroll in the SAINT program and to schedule rides please call:
    • Fort Collins Scheduler
      (970) 223-8645
    • Loveland Scheduler
      (970) 223-8653

Transfort
250 N. Mason St.
Fort Collins, CO 80524
(970) 221-6620

  • Public bus system in Fort Collins with over 20 routes throughout Fort Collins. Includes FLEX and MAX bus route services. Call for more information on schedules and fares.

Loveland

COLT (City of Loveland Transit)
105 West 5th St.
Loveland, CO 80537
(970) 962-2700

  • COLT is a door-to-door para-transit service in Loveland for disabled individuals or those 60 years or older who cannot access fixed route bus service.
  • Services offering in Loveland only, Monday through Saturday. Call the number above to make a reservation.

Senior Alternatives in Transportation (SAINT)
333 West Drake Road, Suite 42
Fort Collins, CO 80526
(970) 223-8604

  • Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:15am – 4pm
  • Senior Alternatives in Transportation (SAINT) is a local non-profit agency providing personal transportation to people 60 years old and older, and people with disabilities that prevent them from driving in Fort Collins and Loveland, CO.
  • SAINT cannot provide transportation to individuals requiring wheelchairs or scooters and cannot transport people to different cities.
  • There is no charge for SAINT’s services, but donations are appreciated.
  • Schedulers are available to take reservations Monday through Friday from 8am – noon. To determine your eligibility and enroll in the SAINT program and to schedule rides please call:
    • Fort Collins Scheduler
      (970) 223-8645
    • Loveland Scheduler
      (970) 223-8653

Wellington

Wellington Senior Resource Center
3800 Wilson Ave.
Wellington, CO 80549
(970) 817-2293

  • Wellington Senior Resource Center provides transportation for Wellington residents age 60 and over. Service to and from the senior resource center is free. Call the number above for more information and to make a reservation.

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