commute choices

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Change the world, one commute at a time.
Whether you want to help the environment, save yourself some cash, or just lower your blood pressure, we’ll help you find a better way to go.  With iCommute, you can find alternatives to driving alone that fit your lifestyle, such as:

  • carpool with friends, neighbors, or co-workers
  • vanpool with co-workers in a sleek, new SUV
  • take transit including the Trolley, COASTER, SPRINTER, and bus
  • bike to work for your health and the health of the planet
  • telework one or more day(s) per week
  • try a shared mobility service, like car2go, Zipcar, DecoBike, Uber, or Lyft

iCommute has the tools to help you find the best commute choice:

Find the best way to get where you need to go by viewing multiple transportation choices and potential ridematches in one place. Just enter your starting point and destination in TripPlanner, and click “Let’s Go!” It’s that easy. To get a free list of potential carpool or vanpool matches, sign up for iCommute and plan a trip today.

TripTracker helps you measure the savings of your commute – both to your wallet and the planet. Just log in, record your trip, and watch the savings add up. To start logging, sign up for iCommute today.

Guaranteed Ride Home
You’ll never be stranded with the Guaranteed Ride Home program. If you carpool, vanpool, take transit, walk, or bike to work, you’re eligible. Guaranteed Ride Home ensures that you’ll be able to get home for free up to three times per year in case of a personal or family emergency or illness, unscheduled overtime, or being stranded at work if your carpool or vanpool driver has an emergency. To enroll, complete this registration form today.

Park & Ride Lots
Conveniently located throughout the region, Park & Ride lots are free, and a great place to meet your commute partner(s). Visit the Park & Ride page to find a lot near you.

Shift San Diego is your resource for construction information and transportation solutions in the greater Golden Triangle while several important transportation improvements are underway. Find commute choices, trip planning tools, and current construction information all in one location on your mobile phone or table. Avoid traffic and plan your trip on the go with

The savings to your wallet and to the planet will really add up. How much? Calculate your commute cost now.

For more information including San Diego Regional Bike, Park & Ride, and transit maps, call 511 and say “iCommute” or email

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