Commute!VA is a program provided by the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT). DRPT partners with and provides funding to commuter assistance programs operated by transit agencies, local governments, planning agencies, and transportation management associations throughout Virginia. These programs provide free commute options information to anyone that lives or works in Virginia.

Our Mission

Together we help mitigate traffic congestion, improve the air we breathe, make our transportation system more efficient by moving more people without more vehicles, and save you money.

As a department of the Commonwealth, DRPT's core mission is to facilitate and improve the mobility of the citizens of Virginia and to promote the efficient transport of goods and people in a safe, reliable, and cost-effective manner.

Our  Partners

DRPT and the following commuter assistance programs have partnered to help commuters find the right commute option and earn rewards for riding the bus, vanpool, carpool, or teleworking.


Operated by the George Washington Regional Commission (GWRC). Serves the City of Fredericksburg, and the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford. Learn more.

Middle Peninsula Rideshare

Operated by the Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission. Serves the counties of Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex; and the towns of Tappahannock, Urbanna and West Point. Learn more.

Northern Neck Commuter Services

Operated by the Northern Neck Planning District Commission. Serves the counties of Lancaster, Northumberland, Richmond, and Westmoreland. Learn more.

Rappahannock-Rapidan Commuter Services

Operated by the Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission. Serves the counties of Culpeper, Fauquier, Madison, Orange, and Rappahannock, and the towns within.


Operated by a division of the Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC). Serves the cities of Richmond, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg; Town of Ashland; and the counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent and Powhatan. Learn more.


Operated jointly by the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission and the Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission. Serves the counties of Albemarle, Augusta, Bath, Fluvanna, Greene, Highland, Louisa, Nelson, Rockbridge and Rockingham; And the cities of Buena Vista, Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Staunton, and Waynesboro. Learn more.

RIDE Solutions

Operated jointly by Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission, New River Valley Regional Commission, Central Virginia Planning District Commission, and West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board. Serves the counties of Alleghany, Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, Botetourt, Campbell, Craig, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Henry, Montgomery, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Pulaski and Roanoke; the cities of Radford, Roanoke, Salem, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Danville, Covington; and the towns of Bedford, Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Clifton Forge, Rocky Mount and Vinton. Learn more.


Operated by Hampton Roads Transit (HRT). Serves the counties of Accomack, Franklin, Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, King George, Northampton, Southampton, Surry, and York; and the cities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Williamsburg, and Virginia Beach. Learn more.