Transportation Services

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Specialized Transportation Services

KAC provides a variety of highly accessible, specialized transportation services that keep residents rolling and achieving in the Kenosha County area.

Providing paratransit services for passengers with a condition or disability. Assisting wheelchair passengers with boarding and disembarking. Coordinating charter service to sporting events, summer camps and special occasions. Removing transportation barriers for those seeking employment.

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KAC is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied benefits of its services on the basis of race, color, or national origin as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended (“Title VI”).

For more information, see KAC’s Title VI Notice to the Public. Complaint procedure and form available in English and in Spanish.

KAC Route Service

Curbside, lift-equipped service is available to KAC participants living in Kenosha County.  This specialized transportation service provides a vital link to vocational and developmental opportunities for KAC participants.

Click here for information on Adult Services at KAC.

For further information on KAC’s Transportation Services contact:
Desiree Taylor, Transportation Manager
262-658-9551 or contact us.


Care-A-Van is Kenosha Area Transit’s Paratransit Service, operated by KAC. This door-to-door service is available for certified riders with a condition or disability that prevents them from using Kenosha Area Transit fixed-route buses.

Para obtener información sobre este servicio en español, haga clic AQUÍ.

To access applications, rider manuals, and more information follow this link: Para-Transit Care-A-Van Services

Required at least a day in advance, Call 658-9093 or 1-800-678-1559.

$4 one way
$1 senior dining rides
$40 punch cards (10 rides + 1 FREE ride)
Please have the exact fare, change cannot be given.

You may have a guest join you on your trip. Please let the scheduler know that you have a guest when you call to schedule the ride. Guest fares are $4 each way.

Personal Care Attendants:
Approved personal care attendants may travel at no charge. You must indicate you require assistance from an attendant when you apply for para-transit services.

Service Area:
All of Kenosha County East of I-94
For a list of senior dining locations, please click HERE.

Service Hours:
Monday through Friday: 5:00 am – 12:30 am
Saturday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Rides available within 3/4 mile of street car and the Lakefront Trolley route, during regular service hours.

Reservation Hours:
A scheduler is available Monday through Friday 6:30 am to 5:30 pm. After hours your reservation requests will be recorded on our voice messaging system. A scheduler will return your call confirming your trip.


Rider certification is conducted by Kenosha Area Transit. You must complete an application and have your physician certify the information. Download the application HERE. The application process enables us to understand your functional ability to use transit. You may use Care-A-Van for two round-trips prior to returning a completed application.

Once Kenosha Area Transit receives your completed application, you will be notified of a decision by mail within 21 days, and you can begin scheduling trips. Incomplete applications can significantly delay the review process, and must be completed before additional rides are scheduled.

For further information call Kenosha Transit at: 262-653-4290

TTY service 1-800-947-3526 (English) or 1-800-337-3242 (Spanish).

This program is funded in part by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) as authorized under 49 U.S.C. Section 5310.


Western Kenosha County Transit Services

Kenosha County contracts with KAC to provide Western Kenosha County Transit services. Passenger assistance with boarding and disembarking is available upon request. All vehicles are equipped with wheelchair lifts.

For Schedules & Reservations, contact us at 888-203-3498.

Complete fare information, discount passes, route information and transfer locations can be found by visiting the Western Kenosha County Transit website.

TTY service 1-800-947-3526 (English) or 1-800-337-3242 (Spanish).

Click here for current information, maps & brochure.

Specialized Charter Services

KAC continually works with individuals, agencies, and organizations to coordinate public and human service transportation in Kenosha County.  KAC currently offers rides for elders and people with disabilities to seven downtown Kenosha churches through a charter contract with Echo funding by St. Matthews Church.

For information on charter services please contact:
Desiree Taylor, Transportation Manager 262-658-9551 or contact us.

Employment Transportation Assistance

Through the Wisconsin Employment Transportation Assistance Program (WETAP) KAC provides a variety of mobility services to help ease transportation barriers to employment.  People with an income 150% of poverty and below, who are employed or participating in a vocational assistance program may be eligible for the following services:

* Consultation & assistance from a Mobility Manager to problem solve
transportation related issues

* Financial assistance to repair a vehicle used to maintain employment

Specialized shuttle services are available for disabled workers employed at Great Lakes Naval Training Center, youth participating in Summer Youth Employment Program, and participants of the Gateway Technical College Boot Camp Programs.

For additional information or to apply for transportation assistance contact:
Gary Eckstein, Vocational Outreach Manager at 262-658-9568 or contact us.

KAC helped our son set up a summer job and transportation. He is doing GREAT - so much better than spending the summer playing video games alone.

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