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Commuter Services: Emergency Ride Home

Emergency Ride Home (ERH) is your commuter’s get-home guarantee, for both employees and college students. If you commute using means other than driving alone at least two times a week, you can you can get reimbursed for up to six (6) FREE* rides home from work or school.

*Up to $100 per ride, restrictions apply.

Workers

The Emergency Ride Home program covers many unforeseen circumstances:

  • Personal or family emergency
  • Unscheduled overtime
  • Sickness
  • Carpool/Vanpool partners have an emergency

You can use the program up for six times each year. Rides are reimbursed up to $100, ERH does not cover any tip or gratuity, that is paid by the individual.

Simply create a Commute Tampa Bay account and log your commute trips to qualify for ERH rides. The reimbursement form is available under "Rewards."

College Students

The Emergency Ride Home program is available for college students who commute to school other than driving alone at least two days a week. To be eligible the student must be at least 18 years or older, using a commute option such as carpool, vanpool, bus, bike or walk at least two days a week to get to campus.

Simply create a Commute Tampa Bay account and log your commute trips to qualify for ERH rides. The reimbursement form is available under "Rewards."

For additional information on Emergency Ride Home, call TBARTA at 813-282-8200.

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RideMatch : How It Works

Simply enter your starting place and your destination to find others who are making a similar trip.