New! Virtual Transit Education for students!
Pierce Transit's Virtual Transit Education program is comprehensive and provides youth the opportunity to:
- Explore what public transportation looks like around the world and in the Puget Sound region.
- Practice using bus trip planning tools
- Identify the bus stop and route(s) closest to their home or school
The program is student-paced and is perfect for youth ages 12-18. Participants need only internet connection and a computer to complete the program.
Are you a teacher or school administrator in Pierce County? We would love to get in touch about providing Pierce Transit's Virtual Transit Education program for your students! Please contact us TransitEducation@PierceTransit.org for more information.
NOTE: All in-person transit education and ride-a-longs have been suspended at this time.
Pierce Transit can exhibit at your next community event, provide engaging transit education to your group or plan a guided ride-a-long to a fun destination in Pierce County. Our community involvement programs are perfect for schools, senior centers, non-profits and other community organizations.
All programs are free and are specially catered to fit your group’s needs. Use the links below to schedule a program or contact us at 253.983.3792 or CommuteSolutions@PierceTransit.org for more information.
Pierce Transit staff will host a booth/table at your event and provide Pierce Transit brochures, bus books, a tablet for individualized trip planning and a prize wheel with fun giveaways!
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Pierce Transit staff will travel to your group to provide a presentation about riding the bus, paying your fare and planning a bus trip. We are happy to answer your public transportation questions.
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Have a group of people who are a bit nervous about riding the bus? Let Pierce Transit staff plan your trip, meet you at your organization and travel to and from your destination with you.
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Pierce Transit offers individualized travel training, which is a free service for seniors and those with disabilities. Our travel trainers will work with you to ensure you feel confident to ride the bus.
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