907 Terminal St. Fairbanks AK 99701 (907) 459-1000

Van Tran

Van Tran

​​​​​​​​​​​​Van Tran paratransit service is the Fairbanks North Star Borough's demand response ADA service, which meets the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It is provided to those people whose physical, cognitive or sensory disabilities prevent them from using the MACS Transit System, the fixed route bus system.  Disability alone does not qualify an individual for Van Tran service.  Eligibility is based on the applicant's functional capabilities.


 How to apply for Van Tran

In order to apply for eligibility for Van Tran, you must do the following:
  • *Complete and sign the Van Tran Transportation Application.
  • *Have your medical provider complete the medical information form. This must be submitted with your application.
  • *Participate in an in-person interview and assessment, upon notification to do so.


People who need assistance to complete the application may call the Van Tran customer service office at 907 459-1010 or email: vantran@fnsb.us​​​


Various programs provide services using Van Tran vehicles, and each program may have different fares and other requirements. 


 MACS Transit not in operation these holidays

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King Day

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day