carpool

Share your daily commute and save! Carpooling is an easy way to instantly reduce your commuting costs by 50 percent or more. Carpools also can take advantage of many free amenities throughout the region including carpool lanes, the I-15 Express Lanes, Park & Ride lots, and the Guaranteed Ride Home program. You’ll save time, money, and wear and tear on your car, all while helping to save the planet.

Find someone to share the ride. Interested in trying a carpool commute but don't know how to find a carpool partner? Ridesharing apps like Waze Carpool, uberPOOL, and Lyft Line have you covered.

  • Waze Carpool. A carpool on-demand service through the Waze Carpool app. Carpools are driven by everyday individuals looking to fill the empty seats in their cars. Drivers and riders share the cost of commuting, and riders pay $0.54 per mile, with a maximum cost of $15 per trip.

    Download in the iTunes store or Google Play store.

  • uberPOOL. A carpool on-demand service through the Uber app with lower rates than a regular Uber ride. Passengers share a similar route and share the ride cost. uberPOOL is eligible for pre-tax commuter benefits when your benefits card is linked to your account.

    Download in the iTunes store or Google Play store.

  • Lyft Line. A carpool on-demand service through the Lyft app. Select the Lyft Line option to be paired with other riders traveling in a similar direction. Rates are up to 60% lower than regular Lyft rides, and are eligible for pre-tax commuter benefits when your benefits card is linked to your account.

    Download in the iTunes store or Google Play store.

For more carpool information, call 511 and say “iCommute” or email iCommute@sandag.org.

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