News & Events

​Click below for recent announcements, news articles, press releases, and information on FlexRide events.

Policies & FAQs

Policies and answers to frequently asked questions about the service and pilot program can be found here.  

About the Pilot

FlexRide started off as a pilot program funded by the National Science Foundation and has secured funding to continue through 2024. Read more below.

Jobs

Click below to access current job openings at our participating employers in the Menomonee Falls and Butler areas.

FlexRide Milwaukee is a new, convenient, and affordable transportation service that connects Milwaukee neighborhoods with businesses in the Menomonee Falls/Butler area.

Apply to get started!

Apply

Apply here. If you’re approved, you’ll receive an access code, which you’ll need when you download the app.

Create an Account

From a mobile device, download the FlexRide Milwaukee app from the App Store or Google Play Store.* Follow the steps to sign up and enter your access code. Click here to view a how-to video.

Book a Ride

Enter your pickup and dropoff locations then choose the ride option that works for you. Check the app to find out exactly where to meet the vehicle, which may be a short walk from the address you gave us. Click here to view a how-to video.

Our Partners

Face masks required

Everyone on board is required to wear a face mask or face covering. Passengers not wearing a face mask may be refused service.

Regular vehicle cleaning

Vehicles are being professionally sanitized in-between each ride and cleaned at the beginning and end of each day.

Wellness checks

In-app wellness checks help make sure passengers and drivers are symptom-free and ready to ride before they get going. Please stay home if you have either been diagnosed with COVID-19, think you’re exhibiting symptoms, or have been in contact with someone who has recently tested positive.

Safety measures FlexRide is taking

to lessen COVID-19 exposure.

We’re working hard to ensure that every trip you take is as safe and worry-free as possible.

Our Partners

How it works:

You can travel between Zone 1 or Zone 2 and the Employment Zone. Depending on where you’re traveling to or from, rides are free or $1.50 each:

  • Ride between Zone 1 (green) and the Employment Zone for free.

  • Ride between Zone 2 (yellow) and the Employment Zone for just $1.50 per trip.

Payment Methods

You can pay by adding a credit or debit card to your account, or by purchasing vouchers with cash at these locations.

Service Hours

Weekdays 4:30 am-11:30 pm

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible vehicle available upon request

Questions on how to use the service?

Check out the answers to most frequently asked questions here.

Get in touch!

Email: support-milwaukee@ridewithvia.com

Phone: (414) 667-7433

Descriptions of the FlexRide service zone boundaries can be accessed here.

Received an approval email with an access code? Watch this video to learn how to apply it to your FlexRide Milwaukee account. 

*No smartphone? No problem. You can also call (414) 667-7433 to get started and book rides.

Testimonials

Brandon Z.

“It can help me get out to places I’ve never even thought about working.”

Richard E.

“I have always been on time to work, so it’s been very helpful to me,” he said. “It’s been nothing but positive. I would suggest it to anybody. You can’t beat it – go do it.”

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Milwaukee, WI

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