Seniors

If you have transportation needs, use this list of travel options available to seniors in Piscataway:

 

Transportation for Seniors in Piscataway

Piscataway Senior Center

732-562-1133

Offers free daily transportation by bus from the homes of Piscataway residents 60 years of age and older to the senior center, shopping centers, municipal offices, banks (upon availability), and other approved scheduled excursions.

 

Middlesex County Area Transit (MCAT)

711 Jersey Avenue New Brunswick, NJ  08901

800-221-3520 Reservations

Transportation is provided to medical, nutritional, and social services facilities throughout the county for the elderly and disabled.

 

Logisticare

866-527-9933

Provides transportation for Medicaid patients.  

Reduced Fares for Public Transportation: 

NJ Transit Reduced Fare Program

973-378-6327

Reduced fares, at anytime, are available on NJ Transit buses, trains and light rail, to seniors age 62 and over and people with disabilities. Personal assistants ride for free. Seniors must present a valid ID or NJ Transit Reduced Fare ID card. People with disabilities may show NJ Reduced Fare ID card or Medicare card. Applications for Reduced Fare ID cards are available online at www. njtransit.com or your local Office of Aging and Disabled Services. 

Amtrak

800-872-7245

A 15% discount for senior citizens (age 62 and older) and handicapped travelers is given on regular coach fare. This discount does not apply on club car seats or sleeping space charges. The discount fare will be granted to passengers who present appropriate identification. 

Source:  http://www.co.middlesex.nj.us/Government/Departments/CS/Documents/Aging/resource_directory.pdf