Oak Park Township values the mobility needs of residents of all ages, therefore we offer transportation services to our residents 60 years and older and to persons aged 18 and older with disabilities. Service is provided curb-to-curb within Oak Park and River Forest, and all buses are equipped with lifts for full accessibility. Safe, reliable service can be arranged for any purpose, including:

  • Medical appointments
  • Social activities
  • Errands

Our Transportation schedule has been expanded to help bring seniors to additional places throughout Oak Park and River Forest. Rides to Loyola Hospital in Maywood, Hines VA, MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, and Westlake Hospital as well as Gottlieb Hospital in Melrose Park may be requested by calling (708) 383-4806 and making a reservation.

Phone Hours:  Monday through Friday 8:30am - 1:30pm

Appointments:  24 hours to 1 week in advance

Ride Hours:  Monday through Friday 7:45am – 4:00pm

Rate:  Suggested donation of $1.00 per ride

We provide curb-to-curb service within the communities of Oak Park and River Forest.  Special group trips outside of the service area are available throughout the year.  Advance registration is recommended.  

The Park District of Oak Park and the Township Transportation entered into an Intergovernmental Agreement to provide an additional van for senior citizens and people with disabilities.  For the official press release, please click here.  

To arrange transportation, please call:

Transportation Office


Transportation to & from Farmers’ Market Now Available!


Senior Services Transportation now offers rides to and from the Farmers’ Market on Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.!  Advance reservations are encouraged; please call 708-383-4806 Monday –Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Our bus is wheelchair accessible, and we will travel within Oak Park and River Forest.  Suggested donation is $1.00 per ride. 

RTA Transit Permits

Residents seeking reduced transit cards through the RTA may process their applications at the Township Office located at 105 S. Oak Park Avenue.  For more information including required documents, please click here or call (708) 383-8005.


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