Cherriots Shop and Ride: For Seniors and People With Disabilities
Getting around town is easy when you ride the Cherriots Shop and Ride dial-a-ride and shopper service. And unlike Cherriots LIFT, no application is required!
The Cherriots Shop and Ride is for seniors 60 and over, and people with disabilities. Since all Cherriots Shop and Ride buses are ADA accessible, anyone with a disability or using a mobility device can ride.
The Cherriots Shop and Ride dial-a-ride service picks you up at home and takes you to any destination in the Salem-Keizer urban growth boundary. Learn more about the dial-a-ride service.
The Cherriots Shop and Ride shopper service picks you up and takes you shopping at designated store locations. Check the Cherriots Shop and Ride shopper service map for your location and the schedule of stores. Learn more about the shopper service.
Call the Cherriots Call Center (formerly known as TripLink) to reserve your spot on Cherriots Shop and Ride. Reservations must be made by 5 p.m. the day before you wish to ride. Reservations can be made up to 14 days in advance. The call center is open Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Do you have questions about Cherriots Shop and Ride? Call Cherriots Customer Service at 503-588-BUSS (2877) to get your questions answered before scheduling your trip through the Cherriots Call Center.
Cherriots Call Center:
Toll Free: 888-315-5544
Oregon Relay Service: 7-1-1
You can bring one additional passenger on Cherriots Shop and Ride, regardless of his or her age. Your guest must pay the fare on both the Cherriots Shop and Ride dial-a-ride and shopper services. You can also bring a personal care attendant. The personal care attendant must have the same pick-up and drop-off location as the passenger. An attendant on the dial-a-ride rides for free. An attendant on the shopper service pays the $1.25 fare.
To make sure there is room for all passengers on Cherriots Shop and Ride, there is a four bag maximum (bags must be no larger than a standard paper shopping bag). Personal care attendants can help carry bags, but cannot have an additional four bags. Drivers can only assist carrying bags to the door when there is no one else on the vehicle and they can see the vehicle at all times.
The Cherriots Shop and Ride dial-a-ride service picks you up at home and takes you to any destination in the Salem-Keizer urban growth boundary. The cost is $3.20 for a one-way trip, and a book of ten tickets is $32. Service is available Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Medical appointments have priority when making trip reservations on the dial-a-ride.
For only $1.25, the Cherriots Shop and Ride shopper service picks you up and takes you shopping at designated store locations. A book of ten tickets costs $12.50. Check the Cherriots Shop and Ride shopper service map for your location and the schedule of stores.
Find out when the shopper service will be in your neighborhood: