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Transportation Options for Students with Disabilities

FREE SERVICES FOR STUDENTS

Saluki Express (bus and shuttle)

Accessible Campus and Carbondale Routes
618-453-5749
View online bus routes at: http://studentcenter.siu.edu/services/saluki-express/#S

Accessible Transportation

Rides Mass Transit provides accessible transportation for Southern Illinois University.  Riders need to call Disability Support Services to establish eligibility for this service.  After doing so rides can be scheduled by calling 618.993.1900 and selecting option #3.  Service is available:

Monday through Thursday 6:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Friday 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Saturday 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Sunday 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

24 hour adavnced notice is preferred.  A minimum of an hour of notuice is required.

Night Safety Transit Service

Day phone:  618-453-3771
Evening phone:  618-453-2212
http://dos.siu.edu/night-safety-transit.html

FEE-FOR-SERVICE OPTIONS FOR STUDENTS AND COMMUNITY

Jackson County Mass Transit

http://www.jacksoncounty-il.gov/index.php/jackson-county-mass-transit
618-549-0304
Toll free in Jackson County: 866-884-7433 (RIDE)

Southern Illinois Center for Independent Living

Wheelchair Accessible Van
618-457-3318
http://www.sicil1.org/index.html

Taxis

Yellow Cab, 618-457-8121
Ace Taxi, 618-549-8294
Carbondale Cab Company, 618-457-8122

Midwest Transportation

Wheelchair Accessible Van, 618-833-9040