The Trinity Metro ZIPZONE program is the agency’s “first mile/last mile” solution for users of public transportation. Riders can travel their “first mile” and their “last mile” from the nearest bus stop via on-demand rideshare service.

Using the Alliance ZIPZONE

  • Make sure you have the Lyft mobile app downloaded on your smartphone.
  • Ride the bus as you normally would and keep track of your paper pass, ID badge and/or your fare activated in the GoPass app.
  • Connecting routes in the Alliance ZIPZONE are bus routes 16 and 63/64.
  • When you get off at your stop within the Alliance ZIPZONE boundaries, use the Lyft app for your ride to your employer.
  • Use Promotional code “ALLIANCEZONE“.
  • Then look for your Lyft driver and ZIP to work.

Alliance ZIPZONE Hours of Operation

Weekdays: 4:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Weekends: 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.


Using the Mercantile ZIPZONE

  • Download the ZIPZONE app from the app store on your smartphone.
  • Ride the bus or Trinity Metro TEXRail as you normally would until your preferred stop or station within the Mercantile ZIPZONE boundaries.
  • Connecting routes in the Mercantile ZIPZONE are bus routes 11, 12, 16 and Trinity Metro TEXRail.
  • When you get off at your stop, use the ZIPZONE app to order a ride to your employer.
  • The Mercantile ZIPZONE service is FREE for a limited time. After that rides will be $1 or $3.
  • Wait for the ZIPZONE van and then you’re ready to ZIP to work.


Mercantile ZIPZONE Hours of Operation

Weekdays: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.


ZIPZONE Boundary Map

ZIPZONE services are available in the areas highlighted below.