Volusia County's Public Transit System. Regular bus service throughout Volusia County is available from VOTRAN. Hours vary. Please contact the office for current schedule.
Cost:$.60 one-way for passengers with disabilities, $1.25 for companion. $1.50 all-day pass for passengers with disabilities; $3 for companion.
Accessibility: Equipped with handicap ramp and seating. (Able to accommodate electric wheelchairs and scooters.) VOTRAN Gold (Para-transit) Service: Phone: (386) 322-5100 VOTRAN's Gold Service is available to persons who, because of physical or mental disability or age, are unable to transport themselves and cannot use fixed-route bus service. Assisting devices such as wheelchair lifts and lowered steps for easy boarding access meet requirements of the Americans With Disabilities Act. VOTRAN drivers have special training in personal assistance. Service is available throughout Volusia County for those who meet eligibility requirements. Call for more information and eligibility requirements.
Gold (Para-transit) availability times: Greater Daytona Beach Area 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday Southeast and West Volusia 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Reservations may be made from 7 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Cost of services: A $2.50 one-way fare is charged for Gold Service. Exact change is required. VOTRAN drivers do not carry cash.
One certified personal care attendant assisting the passenger will not be charged fare. A companion will be charged a $2.50 one-way fare. Scheduling transportation: Qualified persons or their personal care attendants must request transportation at least one day in advance of travel. Reservations can be made no more than seven days in advance. When calling the Gold Service reservations office, be sure to make reservations for personal care attendants or companions desiring transportation, too. Also, advise the reservation office of any special assistance services needed.
Subscription service is available for customers who require transportation service to the same destination at least three or more times a week. Only one telephone call is necessary to make a service reservation. However, the reservations office must be advised of any change in scheduling needs.
Gold service phone numbers:
Daytona Beach Area Customer Service (386) 322-5100
West Volusia Customer Service (386) 943-7050
Southeast Volusia Customer Service (386) 424-6810
(TDD) For Hearing/Speech Impaired Daytona Beach Area Customer Service (386) 756-7494
West Volusia Customer Service (386) 943-7052
Southeast Volusia Customer Service (386) 424-6820
Florida Relay Center 1-800-955-8770