New financial subsidies offered by the Palm Beach Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) have lowered the cost up to $200 more each month.The South Florida Vanpool Program is a joint effort between the Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade Metropolitan Planning Organizations and the Florida Department of Transportation.The South Florida Vanpool Program provides well-maintained quality vehicles to groups of commuters traveling to the same employer or in the same general direction.

What is a South Florida Vanpool?

  • A group of 6 to 15 people who voluntarily participate in a rideshare agreement
  • A member or members of the group volunteer to drive the van
  • Members determine the pick-up and drop-off locations, the schedule, and the route
  • Members share the monthly cost of operating the vanpool

Who is a Good Vanpool Candidate?

  • Commuters who travel 15+ miles to get to work
  • Generally work regular hours or can adjust their work schedules
  • Live or work in Palm Beach, Broward, or Miami-Dade County

What is the Cost?

The monthly cost is determined by the size of the van selected, monthly miles traveled, and any other expenses, such
as fuel, tolls, etc. A $400 subsidy is provided toward the operating cost for each vanpool.

  • Monthly
    Cost
  • Gas
  • $400 Monthly
    Subsidy
  • Total
    Monthly Cost
  • # of Riders
    in the Group

What is Included?

  • 6, 9, 15 Passenger Van
  • Month-to-Month Vanpool Agreement
  • Bumper-to-Bumper Maintenance
  • Comprehensive Insurance Package
  • 24-Hour Roadside Assistance
  • Back-up Vans
  • Administration and Customer Support
  • SFCS’ Emergency Ride Home

  1. Save money on your commute.
  2. Reduce wear and tear on your
    personal vehicle.
  3. Receive personal auto insurance benefits.
  4. Arrive to work less stressed.
  5. Avoid fighting traffic congestion.
  6. Safely talk, text and email all you want.
  7. Reduce your impact on the environment.
  8. Sleep better because of your choice in joining
    the Vanpool Nation!
For more information on vanpooling, visit South Florida Vanpools.