Call-A-Ride Saipan/Paratransit

Call-A-Ride Saipan (CARS)/Paratransit provides a shared-accessible transportation service to individuals with disabilities and older adults, ages 55 and above. Riders must call in advance to arrange transport.

CARS is a reservation based, curb-to-curb, and door to door service that is offered to anyone on island. All CARS/Paratransit vehicles are ADA compliant. Qualified individuals are encouraged to call COTA at 664-2690 for an application and to schedule a ride.

Same day reservations are accepted pending schedule availability. 

Click the link below to download a Call-a-Ride Saipan/Paratransit Eligibility Application.

Download Application Form

If your application is denied, please download the COTA Appeals form below.

Download Appeals Form


Pricing Guide

  • For Elderly (55 years and above), Veterans, Students (13 and below requires an accompanying adult and a valid I.D.), People with Disabilities, and Children (ages 4 to 11): $3.00
  • General Public (ages 12 and above): $5.00
  • Infants (ages 3 and below): FREE

Call-A-Ride Saipan/Paratransit is a demand response shared ride service. Please download our guide below for more information.

Download Rider's Guide (updated 5/20/2021)

Please note the following:

1Call to Reserve - 664-2690
Call our One-click & One-call Center to make your reservation. Remember you can only reserve within one to two (1-2) days in advance.

2Driving to Your Location
Describe your location and where you want to be picked up and dropped off.

3Getting On the Vehicle
Need help getting on? Our drivers will assist you to get on our lift, or even just opening the door for you.

4Exact Change Only
Remember through to bring exact change for your ride in U.S currency.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday - 6:30AM to 7:00PM
Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays - 6:30AM to 4:00PM
For reservations, please call (670) 664-2690

Why choose us:

  • P.A.S.S Certified Drivers for your safety on the road.
  • Friendly & Professional Service.
  • Highly Maintained & Serviced Vehicles.
  • Affordable & Eco-Friendly Transportation Solution.
  • Pickup & Drop off anywhere on island (where roads are accessible for vehicles).

Need more information? Got it.

For more information regarding our paratransit service please call 664-2690.