Carpooling offers you the comfort of a car ride, the efficiency of carpool lanes, free travel in express lanes, and shared commute costs. But what most people enjoy is the community that carpooling creates. Find you match today through a ride-match app, the 511 Ridematch Service or the Casual Carpool network and join the community. The Bay Area Carpool Program is actively engaging communities, employers, and decision-makers to improve traffic and air quality. Commuters like you help us move the needle!
511 RideMatch Service
The best way to find a long-term carpool partner is with the RMS. You will be matched with someone along your route, agree on days to carpool, and keep that same partner as long as you like. There are no built-in charges to use the service or carpool. Register here.
Waze Carpool Rider
Users coordinate their own carpools by selecting from available drivers. Download Waze Carpool and use promo code 511WAZE. Enter promo code by clicking the “Settings” gear icon in the upper right of the screen, then scroll down to and click “Payment Method”.
Waze Carpool Driver
The popular navigation app allows drivers to offer carpools to riders. First, click “Carpool” in the bottom right of your screen to access and fill out a driver carpool profile. Then, use promo code 511WAZE. Enter promo code by clicking the “Settings” gear icon in the upper right of the screen and scroll down to “Payments”.
Automated matching ideal for morning and evening work commutes. Download Scoop and use promo code SCOOPME05. Enter promo code by clicking “Account”, then “Pricing & Payments”, and then select Payments from the menu in the upper right of the screen.
Carpool to BART for Easier BART Parking
Carpoolers can verify their carpool occupancy and park in reserved BART parking spaced with either the BART App or a paper permit issued by 511, depending on the station. Click here for more information.