Helping You Get To Where You Need To Go

Our 2-1-1 Transportation Navigators can help you with access issues that include bus passes, ridesharing services and other resources throughout Pierce, Thurston and Lewis Counties.

RIDE UNITED: Lyft Transportation Service

If you are a resident of Tacoma, you may be eligible for Ride United, a unique partnership with Lyft that offers free round trip rides to critical appointments specifically if you are in need of
transportation for the following services:

Medical Trips

  • Medicare/Other Non-Emergency Medical Appointment
  • Pharmacy/Prescriptions
  • Non-Emergency Hospital Visit

Employment Trips

  • Job Interview
  • Job Training
  • Job Fair
  • Pre-Job Requirements
  • Work (one-time)

Public Benefits Trips

  • Department of Social and Health Services
  • Social Security Administration
  • Rental Assistance Appointment
  • Utility Assistance Appointment
  • WIC Appointment
  • Tax Preparation Services
  • Financial Coaching
  • Medicaid/CHIP Benefits Access
  • Housing Benefits Access

Due to the current COVID-19 Pandemic - RIDE UNITED: Lyft Transportation Service has added additonal ride options temporarily

  • Rides to grocery stores
  • Rides to food banks

Currently service is limited to those living in the following cities: Bonney Lake, Fife, Lakewood, Midland, Parkland, Puyallup, Spanaway, South Hill, Sumner, Tacoma and University Place,

Frequently Asked Questions

Call 2-1-1 to be screened for eligibility.