Transportation

Brea Senior Center Shuttle

The City of Brea currently offers free shuttle transportation to and from the Senior Center and to pre-scheduled shopping and and golf trips. The shuttle operates Monday – Friday. An application process, 60+ years of age and Brea residency requirements apply. Once approved, requests for ride reservations must be submitted only one business day in advance prior to noon.

There are two pick-ups for shuttle rides in the morning. The pick-up time ranges are determined the day prior, however usually take place between 8:15 – 10 a.m. The shuttle provides two options for return rides back home after lunch on a first-come, first-served basis. After the first round of drop offs, the shuttle returns to the Senior Center to pick up those wanting to go on the second drop off. 

Local Monthly Scheduled Trips

Departures from the Senior Center are scheduled as follows:
1st Monday, 12:45 p.m.-Ralphs & Rite Aid
3rd Monday, 12:45 p.m.- Voters’ Choice

1st Tuesday, 10:45 a.m.- 99 Cent Store
2nd Tuesday, 10:45 a.m.- Golf Course
3rd Tuesday, 10:45 a.m.- Sprouts
4th Tuesday, 10:45 a.m.- Golf Course

1st Wednesday, 12:30 p.m.- Target
2nd Wednesday, 12:30 p.m.- Voters’ Choice
3rd Wednesday, 12:30 p.m.- Voters’ Choice
4th Wednesday, 12:30 p.m.- Voters’ Choice

The Brea Shuttle departs from the Senior Center at the noted times. When picking up the participants at the end of the shopping/golf experience, on Mondays they will then be dropped off at their residence, and on Tuesdays/Wednesdays, they will return back to the Senior Center in time for lunch at noon. Shopping locations may include but are not limited to: Ralphs, Albertsons, Vons, Trader Joe’s, Wal-Mart, Target, 99 Cents Store, Sprouts and retailers in the Brea Mall. Restrictions apply.

Seniors on the Go!

Every Monday and Thursday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Enroll in a new Van Service available for Brea residents, 60+ years of age. For $2 per one-way, this service is available to go and enjoy community locales, run personal errands, visit friends, and more. Application is required, and ride reservations must be submitted at least 3 business days in advance. Mileage limit: 10 miles (within Orange County). For more information, call 714-990-7750.

Senior Taxi Program

The Senior Center offers discounted taxi rides for eligible Brea residents. Eligibility criteria include: Brea residency, income, 60+ years of age, inability to drive, and is income-based. There are restrictions on the number of rides allotted per month due to limited funds. However, ride destinations may expand outside of Brea to pre-selected neighboring cities. Co-pay levels are $0, $3, or $5 maximum per ride. Applications are available at the Senior Center and require supporting documents at time of application submission.