Meetings with the RideSmart Commuter Solutions team may be held virtually or in person on a case-by-case basis. To schedule a meeting please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-883-5656. We look forward to assisting with your commuter questions and program needs!
RideSmart Commuter Solutions is your guide to alternative transportation options in Prince George's County. We provide free information and support to help commuters use transit, bicycling, walking, driving together, and telework; we also provide free support to help employers establish and expand their commuter benefits programs. RideSmart provides comprehensive programs backed by the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board at the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, your state and local governments, and several other transportation organizations, all working together to improve commuting in and around the region.
We can help you with commuting options including:
Prince George's County works closely with the Commuter Connections program to help promote transportation alternatives and connect commuters to jobs, education, shopping, healthcare, and other important destinations, while reducing auto emissions and traffic congestion. We want to make sure you have all the resources needed in order to successfully enjoy making alternative modes of transportation your main source of traveling.
Apps to Inform and Reward Your Commute
Check out these commuting apps to help you make decisions about your commuting options and earn rewards along the way:
- PGC Connect for real-time tracking, trip planning, and personalized notifications for Prince George's County TheBus (android / iOS / website)
- PGCTrip shows real-time roadway conditions and traffic cameras around Prince George’s County (android / iOS / website)
- TransLoc for booking and tracking our on-demand PGC Link microtransit service in the Fort Washington-Accokeek zone (android / iOS)
- CarpoolNow gives you free, real-time ride matches with other commuters traveling the same direction as you to work or home; drivers who find a co-commuter through the app can also earn $10 per trip! (android / iOS)
- Commuter Connections helps you find ride matches, Park & Ride lots, and includes a commute trip logging calendar (android / iOS)
- incenTrip can help you plan your trip and rewards you for your commute choices by awarding you points for your trip that you can convert to cash and gift cards. (android / iOS)