East West Connection – Transportation

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East West Connection Transportation

27-40 Hoyt Avenue South
Astoria, NY 11102
Tel: 718-267-6910
Fax: 718-396-5091
Program Hours
Monday – Friday 6am-3:30pm

Since 1984 we have been providing transportation services that allow seniors the ability to live independently and lead productive lives. Our success has led to the growth of the program to include 8 vans, with 5 scheduled routes and provides over 38,000 one-way trips annually with over 900 registered clients in five Community Districts in Queens County.

 

Community Districts Served in Queens:

  • CD 1 – Steinway, Astoria
  • CD 2 – LIC, Woodside, Sunnyside
  • CD 3 – Jackson Heights, Elmhurst
  • CD 4 – Elmhurst, Corona
  • CD 7- Whitestone, Clearview, Malba, Beechurst, Flushing, and parts of Bayside

Click here for a listing of senior centers served

Expansion News!         Effective July 1, 2017, transportation services will be available in:

Community District 5 – Glendale, Ridgewood, Maspeth, Middle Village and Community District 6 – Rego Park & Forest Hills.

 

Services Available:

  • Van Service – This service is for transportation to and from senior centers and trips coordinated by senior centers such as food shopping, trips coordinated for shopping, local banking, voting, walking clubs and social events.

Van contributions are $1.00 each way

  • Car Service – This service is available for individuals requiring transportation for medical appointments

Clients are responsible for 50% of the cost of the fare