City of Maricopa
Maricopa Xpress Transit (COMET)
The COMET service operates on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays within Maricopa between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with fare $1 per one way trip. With the demand response the rider can be picked up at his/her curb and taken to any location within Maricopa. Riders are required to call at least 24 hours before or a reservation can be made up to 14 days in advance. Demand response will not be considered a private taxi service, but a public transportation system with shared rides. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, the COMET, provides transit service to regional medical facilities. On Tuesdays you can travel from any location in Maricopa to Chandler Regional Hospital and within a five-mile radius from the hospital. On Thursdays you can travel from Maricopa to the Casa Grande Regional Medical Facility and within a five-mile radius. Buses operate from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and require a 24 hour advance reservation. The fares for services outside the City are $3 round trip. Same day requests for service will be honored on a space available basis. The COMET also provides intercity services allowing riders to connect to other regional transit programs, Valley Metro and Central Arizona Regional Transit (CART) that can be accessed at transit centers within the five mile radius.
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City of Maricopa Express Transit (COMET)