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Free and Reduced-Fare Transportation

Anyone age 65 or older can ride fixed-route public transit or commuter rail at no cost. Those 65 and older also qualify to use on-demand, shared-ride services at a reduced rate.

In 2022-23, more than $145.1 million in Lottery funds provided for over 24.2 million free transit rides and over 2.3 million shared rides.

On average last year, the Lottery helped provide more than 72,000 free and reduced-fare shared rides for older Pennsylvanians, every day.

For information, contact your local Area Agency on Aging, visit the "Travel In PA" section at or call the Department of Transportation at 717-783-8025.

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