Transportation services are available for Broward County Seniors. Transportation is provided to and from social services by the Focal Point and Satellite Senior Centers. For additional information, contact Broward County's Elder Helpline, 954.745.9779.

Transportation Services

Transportation services are available for Broward County Senior Citizens. Transportation is provided for Senior Citizens to and from social services by the ADRC Project Family's Senior Centers. For additional information, contact the appropriate senior center.


Broward County Mass Transit Division

"TOPS" Broward County Paratransit Service

1 N University Drive
Plantation, FL 33324

Broward County Transit (BCT) provides ADA paratransit service for persons with disabilities who are unable to use the regular fixed route bus system. To be eligible for this program, each applicant must submit a written application and have this application verified by a physician. You may request an application by calling the customer service number shown below.

Broward County Transit also provides free transportation services for elderly and/or disabled Broward County residents who receive meals at designated nutrition sites in Broward County. The nutrition sites are responsible for enrolling their clients in this special program.

Telephone Number: 954.357.6794

TDD: 954.357.8330

FAX: 954.978.0795

Website: www.co.broward.fl.us/bct


Broward County Mass Transit Division Bus Service

1 N University Drive
Plantation, FL 33324

Broward County Transit (BCT) reaches over 4,500 locations with connections to Miami-Dade and Palm Beach County transit systems and to Tri-Rail. Buses travel to shopping centers, medical facilities, parks, libraries, and other points of interest. All buses are wheelchair accessible, have kneeling steps to assist with boarding, and have bicycle racks. The bus stop locations are announced in English, Spanish and Creole.

The reduced, one-way bus fare for seniors age 65 years and older is 85 cents. Exact fare (dollar bill or coins) is required. Bus operators do not carry change. The 31-Day Senior Bus Pass is $35 and is good for unlimited rides for 31 consecutive days, and expires after the 31st day. Proof of age is required to obtain the reduced fare and or bus pass. Passes are sold at all Broward County libraries, at the Central Bus Terminal (downtown Fort Lauderdale) and at select Check Cashing Stores.

Persons 65 years of age and older have the option of obtaining a reduced fare card or showing another acceptable form of identification with proof of age. To receive a Reduced Fare Photo I.D. Card, riders must prove eligibility according to these requirements:

Disabled/Medicare Persons: Medicare card, or original letter from physician stating permanent disability of 50% or greater dated no more than 30 days from current date.

Social Security Award Letter stating "Disabled Individual" dated not more than 30 days from current date.

Valid government issued photo identification.

Senior Citizens: Valid driver's license or government-issued photo identification card showing proof of age.

Photographs for the Reduced Fare Photo Identification Card program are taken at the Customer Service Center, Broward Central Terminal, Broward Boulevard and NW 1st Avenue, in downtown Fort Lauderdale on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed for lunch, 12:30-1:30 p.m.).

Telephone Number: 954.357.8400

TDD: 954.357.8302

Website: www.broward.org/bct/Pages/default.aspx