Redi-Ride

Redi-Ride is an advance-reservation, curb-to-curb service which operates Monday through Saturday in the city of Mason and the townships of Delhi, Delta and Meridian.

Fares are the same as fixed-route service. Transfers to fixed-route service are free. When transferring to a higher-fare services (such as CATA Rural Service), the difference in fare must be paid when you give the driver your transfer.

Transportation is not provided to or from schools when school bus transportation is available to a student.

Schedule a Redi-Ride

Call to schedule: (517) 394-CATA (2282)

The Redi-Ride Phone Line is open:

  • Monday through Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Paratransit No-Show Rules

CATA requires that trips:

  • Be scheduled a minimum of four hours in advance of the desired pickup times.* In Mason buses can be at your curb within 30 minutes of your call.
  • Monday morning rides needed before 10:30 a.m. must be scheduled no later than 5 p.m. on Saturday.*
  • Rides needed Tuesday through Friday before 10:30 a.m. or before noon on Saturday must be reserved before 5 p.m. the day before.*
  • Trips are scheduled in the order requests are received and are limited to availability of space on the bus.
  • Advanced reservations will be limited to no more than seven (7) days prior to desired trip date(s). 

*Applies only to Delhi, Delta and Meridian Redi-Rides.

Purchase Redi-Ride Fares

Delhi Redi-Ride

CATA's Delhi Redi-Ride is an advance reservation, curb-to-curb service within the township's service area.

Service Hours:

Mon.-Fri. 7 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Call 517-394-CATA (2282)

The Redi-Ride phone line is open:

Mon.-Fri. 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Delhi Redi-Ride Map

 

To Schedule a Ride

  • Call 517-394-CATA (2282)
  • CATA requires that trips be scheduled a minimum of four hours in advance of the desired pickup times.
  • Monday morning rides needed before 10:30 a.m. must be scheduled no later than 5 p.m. on Saturday.
  • Rides needed Tuesday through Friday before 10:30 a.m. or before noon on Saturday must be reserved before 5 p.m. the day before.
  • Trips are scheduled in the order requests are received and are limited to availability of space on the bus.
  • Advance reservations will be limited to no more than seven days prior to any desired trip date(s).
  • View Redi-Ride fare information. 

To Cancel a Ride (effective May 8, 2017)

  • Ride cancellations must be made no later than four (4) hours prior to the scheduled trip.
  • Monday trips scheduled before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. Saturday.
  • Trips scheduled for the day after a holiday before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. the day prior to the holiday. 
  • Failure to follow the cancellation procedure will result in penalties in accordance with CATA's no-show rules.

Route Details

Use CATA’s Delhi Redi-Ride to travel within Delhi Township or to businesses in a limited area along Edgewood Boulevard and Cedar Street. You can also make connections to CATA's:

  • Route 5 South Cedar - Edgewood at Meijer.
  • Route 7 Aurelius at any bus stop on Jolly between Aurelius and Pine Tree Roads.
  • Route 8 Pennsylvania - Holt at the bus stop on Holt Road across from Holt Plaza.
  • Route 9 S. MLK Jr. Blvd. - Miller at Meijer.
  • Transfers to the Mason Connector may also be made at Meijer, S. Pennsylvania.

Restrictions

Only businesses will be served in the Edgewood Boulevard area. Single and multiple-resident housing complexes in this area are served by Route 5 South Cedar – Edgewood.

NOTE: Delhi Redi-Ride will not provide transportation to or from schools when school bus transportation is available to a student.

Audio Schedule for Delhi Redi-Ride

Download Delhi audio schedule (4 MB MP3). Looking for audio schedules for other routes? Access all audio schedules on our Disability Services page.

Delta Redi-Ride

NOTICE: Due to the expiration of grant funding for this service, Delta Redi-Ride will no longer operate after 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. CATA will continue to provide service on Routes 3 and 12 and Spec-Tran. 

As of Oct. 1, please contact Eatran for general curb-to-curb service in Delta Township. 

 

Delta Redi-Ride is an advance reservation, curb-to-curb service within the township's service area.

Service Hours:

Mon.-Fri. 6 a.m.-9 p.m.

Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Call 517-394-CATA (2282)

The Redi-Ride phone line is open:

Mon.-Fri. 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Delta Redi-Ride Map

 

To Schedule a Ride

  • CATA requires that trips be scheduled a minimum of four hours in advance of the desired pickup times.
  • Monday morning rides needed before 10:30 a.m. must be scheduled no later than 5 p.m. on Saturday.
  • Rides needed Tuesday through Friday before 10:30 a.m. or before noon on Saturday must be reserved before 5 p.m. the day before.
  • Trips are scheduled in the order requests are received and are limited to availability of space on the bus.
  • Advance reservations will be limited to no more than seven days prior to any desired trip date(s).

To Cancel a Ride (effective May 8, 2017)

  • Ride cancellations must be made no later than four (4) hours prior to the scheduled trip.
  • Monday trips scheduled before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. Saturday.
  • Trips scheduled for the day after a holiday before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. the day prior to the holiday. 
  • Failure to follow the cancellation procedure will result in penalties in accordance with CATA's no-show rules.

Route Details

Travel within the township & beyond. Use Delta Redi-Ride to travel within Delta Township, or to connect with the following CATA fixed-route buses for seamless service to downtown Lansing and the greater Lansing area.

  • Route 3 Willow - Lansing Mall at the Lansing Mall
  • Route 12 W. Michigan - Waverly - LCC West at Ollie's Bargain Outlet or LCC West

Delta Redi-Ride will not provide transportation to or from schools when school bus transportation is available to a student.

Audio Schedule for Delta Redi-Ride

Download Delta Redi-Ride audio schedule (5.9 MB MP3). Looking for audio schedules for other routes? Access all audio schedules on our Disability Services page.

Mason Redi-Ride

Mason Redi-Ride is an advance reservation, curb-to-curb service operating within the City of Mason.

Service Hours:

Mon.-Fri. 6:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sat. 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. 

Call 517-394-CATA (2282)

The Redi-Ride phone line is open:

Mon.-Fri. 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Mason Redi-Ride Map

 

To Schedule a Ride

  • Call 517-394-CATA (2282)
  • In most cases, a bus can be at your curb within 30 minutes of your call for service. 
  • Trips are scheduled in the order requests are received and are limited to availability of space on the bus.
  • Advance reservations will be limited to no more than seven days prior to any desired trip date(s).
  • View Redi-Ride fare information

To Cancel a Ride (effective May 8, 2017)

  • Ride cancellations must be made no later than four (4) hours prior to the scheduled trip.
  • Monday trips scheduled before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. Saturday.
  • Trips scheduled for the day after a holiday before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. the day prior to the holiday. 
  • Failure to follow the cancellation procedure will result in penalties in accordance with CATA's no-show rules.

Route Details

Use Mason Redi-Ride to travel within city limits or connect with the following services: 

  • Route 46: Mason Limited
  • Mason Connector
  • CATA Rural Services

Note: Mason Redi-Ride will not provide transportation to or from schools. 

Audio Schedule for Mason Redi-Ride

Download Mason Redi-Ride audio schedule (5.9 MB MP3). Looking for audio schedules for other routes? Access all audio schedules on our Disability Services page.

Meridian Redi-Ride

Meridian Redi-Ride is an advance reservation, curb-to-curb service within the township's service area.

Service Hours:

Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Call 517-394-CATA (2282)

The Redi-Ride phone line is open:

Mon.-Fri. 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Meridian Redi-Ride Map

 

To Schedule a Ride

  • CATA requires that trips be scheduled a minimum of four hours in advance of the desired pickup times.
  • Monday morning rides needed before 10:30 a.m. must be scheduled no later than 5 p.m. on Saturday.
  • Rides needed Tuesday through Friday before 10:30 a.m. or before noon on Saturday must be reserved before 5 p.m. the day before.
  • Trips are scheduled in the order requests are received and are limited to availability of space on the bus.
  • Advance reservations will be limited to no more than seven days prior to any desired trip date(s).
  • View Redi-Ride fare information

To Cancel a Ride (effective May 8, 2017)

  • Ride cancellations must be made no later than four (4) hours prior to the scheduled trip.
  • Monday trips scheduled before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. Saturday.
  • Trips scheduled for the day after a holiday before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. the day prior to the holiday. 
  • Failure to follow the cancellation procedure will result in penalties in accordance with CATA's no-show rules.

Route Details

Use Meridian Redi-Ride to travel within Meridian Township, or to connect with the following CATA fixed-route buses at the Meridian Mall for service to Downtown Lansing, East Lansing and MSU:

  • 1 Downtown Lansing - Meridian Mall
  • 22 MSU - Haslett - Meridian Mall
  • 23 MSU - Okemos - Meridian Mall

Transfers to the Williamston/Webberville Connector may also be made at the Meridian Mall.

NOTE: Meridian Redi-Ride will not provide transportation to or from schools when school bus transportation is available to a student.

Audio Schedule for Meridian Redi-Ride

Download Meridian Redi-Ride audio schedule (3.2 MB MP3). Looking for audio schedules for other routes? Access all audio schedules on our Disability Services page.