Interested in starting a vanpool? Call 360-786-8800 or email us today! How does vanpooling work? A vanpool is a group of five or more people who share similar commutes. Start a vanpool with just three riders. Call 360-786-8800 to learn how. Groups need a coordinator, at least one driver. The first month is free. The more people in your vanpool, the lower your fare. Recruit new riders and qualify to receive our financial incentives. What we do Provide your group with a van. Provide fuel, insurance and regular maintenance. Help you recruit riders. Provide an emergency ride home, paid for by your employer or Intercity Transit. Approve and train drivers. What you do Pay a low monthly fare based on the round trip mileage and the number of riders in the van. Estimate your costs and see how much you could save. Decide pick-up and drop-off locations. Pay your fare at the beginning of each month to reserve your seat. Vanpooling benefits everyone Some of the benefits to riders include: An affordable ride. A safe, relaxed, reliable commute. Less wear and tear on your personal vehicle. Potentially lower insurance rates on your personal vehicle. Personal satisfaction for easing traffic congestion and air pollution. Some of the benefits to employers include: Free co-branding. Potential B&O tax credits. Recruitment and retention strategy. More parking space. Competitive employee benefit. Connect us with your employer so we can help them to reap the rewards. Some of the benefits to the community include: Reduced traffic congestion. Reduced greenhouse gas emissions. Lower environmental impact.