OE Express Transportation is a transit service provided by trained staff members to anyone who lives in and around Porter County. All that is required in order to request a ride includes:
- Full name, address & phone number
- Destination address
- Requested arrival and departure time
- If you will be traveling with a personal care attendant, need lift to board and Medicaid number (if applicable)
*Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 7:30am-4:30pm.
*Must call 2 hours in advance to cancel requested pick-up.
*Fares are $7.50 one-way within Porter County and $10 one-way outside of Porter County. Cash and checks are accepted for all trips. Medicaid is accepted only for medical appointment trips.
What are the driver’s responsibilities?
- It is the responsibility of the driver to deliver you from your pick-up location to your destination. They will deploy the lift upon request; however, if you need assistance, a personal assistant may accompany you free of charge. The driver cannot enter your home or any other establishment.
Information on our transportation options is available in alternative formats upon request.
No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.
TRANSPORTATION COMPLAINT FORM
If you have a complaint, please fill out the Transportation Complaint Form below, download it here, or call us at (219) 464-9621, ext. 227. Assistance in filling out the form is available upon request.
Written complaints must be filed within 180 days of the date the problem is experience. OE transit manager will have 2 weeks to respond to the complaint. Written appeals may be sent within 14 days to the transit director at OE.