Stanislaus Regional Transit or StaRT, is a general public, curb-to-curb, demand response public transit system - also known as dial-a-ride. 

Service is provided to residents and visitors of the Cities of Riverbank and Oakdale. StaRT vehicles are wheelchair and bicycle accessible.  

StaRT is available to the general public, students, seniors, and those with disabilities. If you are a General Public rider, you may access StarRT during business hours.  If you have a disability, or are 65 or older, pick up an application for StaRT at one of our locations, or call 209-869-7444. 

Disabilities Application
Complete the application and if a signature is needed, have it signed by your physician. You will then be eligible to receive the discounted rate.

Applications, tickets, and other information can be picked up at: Riverbank City Hall South, 6617 3rd Street, or at:
Oakdale City Hall
280 N 3rd Avenue
Oakdale, CA 95361

Reservation / Pick Up
To make a reservation to arrange a pick up time, call 209-869-7444, TTY/TDD: 711.

Commute Connection
Commute Connection is a free commuter information program of the San Joaquin Council of Governments. Commute Connection has information on:
  • Carpooling
  • Guaranteed Ride Home Programs
  • Park and Ride Lots
  • Transit and Rail
  • Vanpooling
  • Walking
Request a free list of neighbors, friends, and co-workers who live and work near you with similar hours, and who are interested in becoming car, vanpooling, or bike buddies. If you’d like to find out more about how you can save time and money by carpooling or vanpooling, call Commute Connection at 800-52-SHARE (800-527-4273) or visit their website.