Senior Citizen Program
If you are a Senior Citizen, age 65 or older who lives or travels more than a 1/4 mile from an existing RRTA bus route or have a disability which prevents you from using regular RRTA bus service, you are eligible for Red Rose Access. Eligible passengers pay 15% of the fare, while the remainder is funded by the Pennsylvania Lottery.
Please note a copy of a proof of age must be attached to the application for approval.
Medical Assistance Transportation Program (MATP)
If you receive Medical Assistance from the Department of Welfare, you may be eligible for transportation to medical appointments on Red Rose Access. Passengers who receive medical assistance and are able to ride RRTA buses are eligible for fare reimbursement when they ride to medical appointments on the regular RRTA bus system.
In addition to filling out the Medical Assistance Application, if you have a disability that prevents you from riding RRTA’s regular bus routes and are under 65 it is recommended that you fill out the ADA Application. in addition to the Medical Assistance application.
If you are 18 – 64 years of age it is recommended that you also fill out the PWD Application .
If you are over 65 years of age, it is recommended that you also fill out the Senior Shared Ride Application.
Office of Aging of Lancaster County
Office of Aging of Lancaster County also funds transportation for eligible persons, age 60 and older to travel to area senior centers and medical appointments. For more information about this service, please call the Office of Aging of Lancaster County at (717) 299-7979.
Human Service Agencies
Over 40 human service agencies sponsor transportation for their clients with Red Rose Access. Please check with your local agency representative or call Red Rose Access at 291-1243 for more information on agency sponsorships.