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Special Medical Trips

MST’s Special Medical Trips provide medical transportation two days per month to the Bay Area. The program is open to all Monterey County residents. To ride, you must make a reservation. Reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis, and must be made by 5:00 PM the day before you plan to travel. Cancellations must also be made before 5:00 PM the day before your reserved trip. Failure to cancel by 5:00 PM may jeopardize future riding privileges. The round-trip fare is $40 payable in cash or with MST Special Medical Trips tickets. You may bring one Personal Care Attendant registered with MST with you without charge. Other companions can ride when space is available for the $40 fare. There are no discounts offered for this program. The program will operate on the following schedule:


First Tuesday of Each Month – San Jose and Palo Alto
Departs Salinas Transit Center – Gate 9, 9:00 AM
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Stanford Medical Center
Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital
Veterans Administration Hospital
Departs Palo Alto no later than 3:00 PM Return to Salinas – Gate 9

Third Thursday of Each Month – San Francisco
Departs Salinas Transit Center – Gate 9, 9:00 AM
University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Mt. Zion Medical Hospital
Departs San Francisco no later than 3:00 PM Return to Salinas – Gate 9


Each trip will originate, and return to the Salinas Transit Center, 110 Salinas Street, Gate 9.
It is your responsibility to find transportation to and from the Salinas Transit Center.

Reservations and information: 831-373-1393 or 831-754-2804, option 2


Learn about affordable transportation four days per month directly to Bay Area hospitals and medical centers.

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