Township Ridership Initiative Pilot (TRIP)

Medical Transportation Option

TRIP is a Schaumburg Township state-funded pilot program that provides transportation across township lines for medical reasons for senior citizens and persons with disabilities. This inter-township transportation covers much of Northwest Cook County. Additional information can be found in the brochures below. PACE is the transit carrier and provides a lift-equipped van or small bus.

This program is operated by Schaumburg Township, not the Village of Schaumburg. To access the township's website, click here Schaumburg Township Transportation Home Page.

Cost to use the service

The cost of the service is $5 each way as a minimum, $10 each way as a maximum. For more information, visit Schaumburg Township Transportation Home Page.

The service is available to residents 60 years of age or older, or at least 18 years of age with a disability, who reside in one of the following townships:

Elk Grove Township, Hanover Township, Palatine Township, and Schaumburg Township.

Service Area

The TRIP service provide transportation to the following areas:

  • Barrington Township
  • Palatine Township
  • Wheeling Township
  • Hanover Township
  • Schaumburg Township
  • Elk Grove Township
  • Maine Township
  • Cook County Hospital
  • VA Hospital – Hines at Maywood
  • VA Hospital - Elgin

For further questions, contact Schaumburg Township at 847.884.0030