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Flex

FLEX is a bus service that runs partially on a LOCAL route and offers pick-ups at designated bus stops referred to as “FLEX” stops. Just look for the “FLEX” bus stop sign and call 833-RTA-FLEX for a pick-up!

Ride free with current TAMU-CC SandDollar$ ID or Del Mar College Student ID

 

Here's how it works

Pick-up at FLEX Stop:

Call 833-RTA-FLEX and provide the location number on the FLEX bus stop sign and we’ll swing by and pick you up.

Drop off at FLEX Stop:

Upon boarding, simply tell the bus operator the FLEX location number you want to stop at and we’ll swing by and drop you off!

Current Service Hours:

Weekdays 7:35 am – 11 pm |   Saturdays 9:35 am – 9 pm

For a ride, call 833-RTA-FLEX

Route Map + List of FLEX Stops

FLEX Bus Stop # Stop Location
901 (FLEX)/SURGE Stop #2** Sam's Place/Sand Dollar Stop, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
456* TAMU-CC Bus Stop, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
426* Nile @ Momentum Stop (Westside of Nile)
438* Islander Way @ Izzy Stop (Northside of Islander Way)
439* Islander Tennis Courts Stop, Nile @ Wave stop (Eastside of Nile)
429* Islander Way @ Momentum Village Stop (Southside of Islander Way)
410* Suter Park Stop, Ennis Joslin @ Pharaoh Far Side (South end of Suter Park)
9049* Ennis Joslin @ Pharaoh Drive Near Side
9052* 1515 Ennis Joslin Stop, 1515 Ennis Joslin @ Shores Apartments
9056* 1514 Ennis Joslin Stop, Ennish Joslin @ La Loya Apartments Far Side
679* Comfort Suites Stop, Ennis Joslin @ Bay Point Apartments Mid Block
693* Shops at Oso Bay Stop, Ennis Joslin @ Campus Quarters Mid Block
611* 1938 Ennis Joslin Stop, Ennis Joslin @ Aspen Heights Apartments
695* 8033 S. Padre Island Dr. Stop, 8033 SPID @ Harbor Landing Apartments Mid Block
674 (FLEX) Oso Bridge Plaza Stop, SPID @ Bullfinch Near Side
699 (FLEX) Walmart Stop, SPID @ Flour Bluff Drive Near Side
703 (FLEX) Bay Area Quick Care Stop, SPID @ Oberste Near Side
705 (FLEX) Goodwill Stop, SPID @ Sunburst Near Side
2501 (FLEX) Compton Waldron Transfer Point, Compton @ Waldron
8030 (FLEX) H.E.B. Stop, Knickerbocker @ Flour Bluff
*Also Fixed Route
**For anyone requiring additional ADA accessibility for SURGE, CCRTA offers an on-campus vehicle on standby. Call (833) 782-2529 for more information.

FAQ

  • What is a Flex route?

    Flex routes combine the convenience and affordability of public transit to access service in an on-demand method within a dedicated area.

    Flex route buses run on a fixed path and schedule, but passengers can request a special pick-up or stop at designated FLEX bus stops within the FLEX service area, unlike regular buses.

  • How much does it cost to ride the pilot Flex 93?

    The base fare is $0.75 for the general public. TAMU-CC students, faculty, and employees ride for free when presenting a valid TAMU-CC “SandDollar” ID card.

  • When does the pilot Flex 93 operate?

    Note: Service hours fluctuate during the summer semester.
    Monday – Friday: service starts at 7:35 am and ends at 11:00 pm. Please call before 10:30 pm for a pick-up.
    Saturday: service starts at 9:35 am and ends at 9:00 pm. Please call before 8:30 pm for a pick-up.
    Sunday: No service on Sunday.

  • How do you request a pick-up?

    Designated Flex Bus Stop: passengers must call 833-RTA-FLEX (833-782-3539) to request a pick-up. A reservationist will dispatch a bus operator to pick you up!
    On the Bus: passengers must inform the operator in advance which Flex bus stop they want to go to as the drop-off location.

  • How do you request a pick-up?

    Designated Flex Bus Stop: passengers must call 833-RTA-FLEX (833-782-3539) to request a pick-up. A reservationist will dispatch a bus operator to pick you up!
    On the Bus: passengers must inform the operator in advance which Flex bus stop they want to go to as the drop-off location.

  • Do I have to call each time I need a ride from the on-call pilot Flex 93 stop?

    Yes. This is an on-demand service that only goes when you call for a pick-up. Based on the ridership demand, we may be looking at ways to honor subscriptions in the future.

  • Can I pre-schedule a trip for a pick-up?

    No, trips cannot be pre-scheduled. This is an on-call service. Please call 833-RTA-FLEX (833-782-3539) to request a pick-up.

  • How much time will a customer have to wait for Flex service?

    Typically, 15 minutes or less. We estimate a maximum of 30 minutes.

  • Can I use a transfer to board the pilot Flex 93?

    Yes, passengers are allowed to use transfers to board pilot Flex 93. But, you must call for a pick-up at 833-RTA-FLEX (833-782-3539).

  • Does the bus operator on the pilot Flex 93 issue transfers to board other CCRTA services?

    Yes, passengers must request a transfer upon boarding the bus.

  • Is the pilot Flex 93 bus able to accommodate passengers that use wheelchairs?

    Yes, all CCRTA services are ADA compliant.

  • Is the pilot Flex 93 bus able to accommodate bicycles?

    Yes, CCRTA buses are equipped with a two-position bicycle rack.

  • Where can I board the pilot Flex 93 along the fixed-route portion of service?

    At designated Flex 93 bus stops only after calling 833-RTA-FLEX (833-782-3539) to request a pick-up.

  • Where can I obtain a list of the Pilot Flex 93 stops?

    You can call customer service at 361-883-2287 to request information or a list of all Flex stops Monday through Friday.

  • Does the Pilot Flex 93 serve the Miramar student housing on campus?

    Yes, students now have quick access just outside of their dorm without all that walking! Call 833-RTA-FLEX (833-782-3539) to request a pick-up today.

  • Will there be more Flex routes in the future?

    We hope so! CCRTA is reforming our system to bring more on-demand and express options to the entire service area. Please keep checking our website for future modernization plans.

Current Service Hours

Weekdays 7:35am – 11pm   |   Saturdays 9:35am – 9pm

Ride FREE with SandDollar ID

For a ride Call 833-RTA-FLEX

Note: Route 93 is a pilot program and the schedule is subject to change as needed. Riders will be notified.

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