BARTA Special Services
Seniors 65 or older can ride BARTA bus routes for free or at a discounted rate on BARTA special services. - a ride to the doctor - shopping at the grocery store - visit with friends The BARTA Special Services Division provides Shared Ride bus service offering consolidated trips between customers’ origins and destinations that are not well served by fixed route bus service. Often referred to as “Paratransit,” Shared Ride operates during limited hours and specific travel areas. BARTA also operates five Park-N-Ride lots throughout Berks County that are served by BARTA's fixed route system.