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VanShare Program

Quick Links



  High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes 

  Metro VanShare Program website

  Sounder Commuter Rail 


What is the VanShare Program?

Are you interested in commuting by bus or train to Kent but need help getting from the Transit Center to work or home?  VanShare is the missing link!

VanShare is used for….

  • The first leg of your trip: Home to the Park & Ride or Train Station
  • The last leg of your trip: Park & Ride or Train Station to Work.
  • Plus! Use of the VanShare for personal errands during the day.


CTR Program Elements That Encourage Vansharing:

  • One on one assistance with Internal and/or external VanShare ridematching
  • Priority Parking for Vanshares
  • Offer Employees a Guaranteed Ride Home Program
  • Provide VanShare subsides
  • Flexible work schedules to accommodate VanShare partners’ schedules
  • On site amenities such as food service, cash machines, and company vehicles for running errands and/or attending meetings.