Carpool Week is February 4 to 10, 2019. Carpooling partners unite! Find your match today! Follow the A-B-C’s below to find your carpool partner and start carpooling to work, school or your local GO station.
A) FIND YOUR MATCH – use the Smart Commute Tool to find your carpool match.
- Login to your existing account or register a new account on the Smart Commute tool.
- Join a network, such as your workplace, school or GO station to find fellow carpoolers traveling to the same destination.
- Share your A to B. Set your origin (A) and destination (B) and the tool will display other users who have a similar trip.
- Save this trip as a “favourite” so that others can ride-match with you. You can modify and add multiple trips to increase your chance of finding a carpool partner.
- For more detailed instructions on how to use the Smart Commute tool, please view our how-to-videos
B) CONTEST – Find your match online. Then, log your carpool trips for a chance to win a great prize, a PRESTO card loaded with $250!
- Contest opens Monday January 28, 2019 until Sunday February 10, 2019
- Prize draw will happen Monday February 11, 2019
- Terms and Conditions for the Contest are posted here!
C) CARPOOL TO TRANSIT –Apply for a free carpool parking permit to use the carpool parking spots at GO stations. The Ministry of Transportation of Ontario also provides carpool parking lots across the GTHA that are free and easy to access – meet up at a carpool lot and carpool to your destination or your local transit station!
- Do you like saving money, time, and bypassing traffic? Those are just a few of the benefits of carpooling. Learn more here.
- Brush up on your carpool etiquette with our top tips.
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