VanClub, a service of the Riverside County Transportation Commission, subsidizes eligible vanpools up to $400 per month towards the cost of a vanpool lease, which includes vehicle maintenance, roadside assistance, and insurance.
Basic Qualifications to Start a Vanpool
- Have a minimum of five riders (including driver)
- Lease a seven to 15-seat vehicle from an approved vanpool leasing vendor
- Commute more than 30 miles roundtrip each day
- Commute 12 or more days each month
Average Savings is $200 or More
Driving along/carpool source: IRS avg. cost per mile. 70 mile round trip commute.
Vanpool source: VanClub: 70 mile round trip commute. 5 riders.
|Save Time: Zip past traffic in the carpool lane or the express lanes for free or reduced tolls.|
|Breathe Easier: Relax on the way to work while reducing fuel consumption and air pollution.|
|Save Money: Save 70% in commute costs when switching from driving alone.|
VanClub Members Are Making A Real Impact
"Vanpooling has made my 100-mile daily commute manageable. Sharing the commute with others provides camaraderie. It also reduces my carbon emissions and saves money. Driving alone no longer makes sense."
— James E., VanClub member