Benefits of Carpooling

  • It’s easy: Carpooling is simple, easy to do and flexible

  • It’s convenient: Carpooling provides commuting convenience comparable to driving alone, but with less stress and companionship while you’re commuting. Carpooling partners establish their own unique rules and arrangements that best meets the needs of their particular carpool.

  • It saves you money: Sharing the costs of driving and parking in these times of increasing gas prices can help you reduce your daily commuting costs. The more occupants in the vehicle the more you save.

  • It’s less stressful: Commuting with others means there’s less frustration and you arrive at school or at your job more relaxed and ready to study or work. If you’re not driving, you might even be able to catch up on reading, get some extra sleep or study or work while commuting.

  • It’s better for the environment: Fewer cars on the road means reduced Greenhouse Gas emissions and improved air quality.

  • It improves your available commuting options: Carpooling offers a commuter option that may work for you better than other modes. It serves people who live where transit service may be limited and may fit your work schedule better than other options.