Carpool - FAQs

What can carpooling do for me? >>

What are my carpooling options? >>

How many people are in a carpool? >>

How much will I save? / How do we divide the costs? >>

How do I find people to carpool with? >>

Do I have to carpool every day? >>

Who does the driving? >>

What if I don't have a car? >>

What happens if I'm sick or oversleep? >>

What if I have a doctor's appointment or errands to run before or after work? >>

What if I have to drive my child to day care or school? >>

What if I have to work late or have an emergency? >>

What if I want to join a different carpool? >>

How do I avoid carpooling with unsafe drivers and/or people who make me uncomfortable? >>

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William, Bay Area Commuter

"As gas prices rise, I decided to find a carpool partner. I searched online and compared each program. I found 511 Rideshare’s program to be the best. It’s easy to use and FREE. After registering, I immediately found several matches. I will save a lot of money by carpooling. Thanks 511 Rideshare for providing me with this convenience."

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