Senior Transportation Solutions

November 22, 2022 3:28 PM
by Peter Dzewaltowski

Older adults in Santa Monica have lots of ways to get around, and the Active Aging Pilot Program can help you take advantage of them. Below you will find information on how to get to where you need to go, without needing a car.


Explore the best of Santa Monica by foot or using a mobility device and get some fresh air on the way to your destination. Studies show that walking can add years to your life, improve memory, and help you get a better night’s sleep. If walking is an option for you, check out the resources and tips below to get started.


Getting Started

Benefits of Walking

There have been many studies to show why walking is good for both your mental and physical health. AARP has recently published the following articles highlighting the benefits:


Biking is great for your health and overall well-being. It’s easy on the joints, preserves balance, and is great for socializing with your peers! Whether it’s been awhile since you last rode a bike, or you’re unsure of the safest routes, we’re here to help. The resources and tips below will help you get started and learn more about facilities in the city.


Getting Started


You can get around Santa Monica by bus and train. Transit can give you the freedom and independence to get to destinations in Santa Monica and beyond. The resources below will guide you on your journey and help you build confidence navigating the city by transit:

Getting Started

On-Call Transportation

On-call transportation is public transit on your schedule. Get convenient, curb-to-curb transportation with these services and programs:

Authored By

Peter Dzewaltowski


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