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Route 11/Ephrata Detour – Friday, November 25th

Friday, November 25, 2022, the Route 11/Ephrata will detour beginning at 5:20 PM trip until approximately 8:00 PM for the Christmas Tree Lighting/Santa Arrival. This event will close Main St. from State to Lincoln beginning…

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Mayor’s Tree Lighting Event Detours – Friday, November 25th

Friday, November 25, 2022, the City will close the first block of N. Queen St, S. Queen St and W. King. Detour will begin from 9AM until the remainder of the day and evening. RT…

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Route 18/E-town Detour – Tuesday, October 25, 2022 (6 weeks)

Church Street is CLOSED between Main Street in Landisville and Bowman Road for utility work.  The Route 18/Elizabethtown bus route will detour. Outbound:  Regular route to Stoney Battery Road, bus will stay straight on Stoney Battery…

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Senior Shared Ride Program

If you are a Senior Citizen, age 65 or older you are eligible for Red Rose Access. There are no restrictions on the purpose of the trip so seniors can travel for any kind of trip; medical appointments, shopping, recreation, senior centers, and more. There is a co-pay each time a senior ride that averages about 15% of the total cost of the trip.


Applying for the Senior Shared Ride Program

An application must be completed to be approved for the Senior Shared Ride Program.  Applications can now be completed online through Find My Ride Apply.

Or to receive an application please call 717-291-1243 and one will be mailed to you. Or print out a copy from the link below.

Senior Shared Ride Application

Proof of Age is required for the approval of the program.  A copy of the proof of age must be attached to the senior application.  The following are the acceptable proof of age documents:

A valid driver’s license
A PA State Photo ID
A birth or baptismal certificate
Armed Forces discharge or separation papers
A passport
Naturalization papers
PACE Card
Statement of age verification from the Social Security Administration


Scheduling Your Trip

Call 717-291-1243 or Toll-Free 1-800-892-1122

For individuals who are hearing impaired, RRTA encourages customers to use the PA Relay Service.  The service can be accessed by calling 711, free of charge.

Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

When calling to schedule a trip, please have the following information ready:


General Policies

Personal Care Attendant
You may require the assistance of a personal care attendant to meet your mobility needs. Your attendant will ride for free of charge only if you are certified in advance to travel with an attendant. A companion may travel with you and will pay the same fare as you for each ride. Companions will be allowed to ride if space is available.

Cancellations and No Shows
We understand that sometimes circumstances occur which prevent you from using your trip. Please call and cancel your trip at least one hour before your scheduled pickup. If you fail to call and cancel your trip and do not take your trip as scheduled, it may be necessary for RRTA to charge you a no-show.

Service Animals
Service animals are welcome on our vehicles. For the comfort of other passengers and for health reasons, we cannot allow pets in vehicles.