Transportation Options & Services

When a driver is no longer able to independently navigate the road or may be in need of private/public transportation, the following information may be helpful.

Transportation options in Erie County including contact numbers, eligibility requirements, fees, service limitations, and area served.

Going Places Van operated by Senior Services - 858-RIDE    As a service to older adults (aged 60+) in Erie County, the Department of Senior Services offers the Going Places Transportation Program. The curb-to-curb van service is available to seniors who are unable to use conventional means of transportation. Reservations for health-related trips may be scheduled up to 14 days in advance. Non-medical trips may be scheduled one week in advance. A brief registration is required for service. Call (716) 858-RIDE - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday

NFTA's Transportation Services for Disabled Riders, including information about the Paratransit Access Line (PAL)

NFTA-Metro, including Trip Finder


Phone: (716) 858-8526

Erie County Department of Senior Services
95 Franklin Street, 13th Floor
Buffalo, New York 14202