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Camel Express General Information

Welcome to Quartzsite Camel Express! The Town of Quartzsite operates this curb to curb Dial-A-Ride and flexible fixed route service throughout Quartzsite and to Yuma, Parker, Lake Havasu City, Ehrenberg, AZ and Blythe, CA. Camel Express can be used for work, medical appointments, school, meetings, senior services, events and much more. Vehicles are wheelchair accessible for two wheelchairs. Service is available Monday through Friday and is open to all passengers!

We hope you will enjoy your ride on Camel Express.

For General Information and Reservations, call (928) 927-4333 option 3, Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., excluding New Year’s Day, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day.

Service Hours

Camel Express service hours are generally from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. There is no service on Saturday, Sundays or major holidays such as New Year’s Day, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day.

Flex Route Service
Camel Express offers flex route service to Ehrenberg, AZ/Blythe, CA on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Parker/Lake Havasu City on Tuesday and Yuma on Thursday. This service will make one or two stops in each of these destinations. A flex route is a bus that travels on a route and with a next day up to seven days in advance reservation, the bus will travel off the route to take the passenger to their direct destination only in Quartzsite, Parker and Lake Havasu City. This service is available for no additional fare.  Connections are available to YCAT in Yuma and Desert Roadrunner in Blythe.

Town General Public Dial-A-Ride Service
In addition, Monday through Friday, Camel Express serves the Town of Quartzsite with general public dial-a-ride service on a first come, first served basis with reservations made the next day up to seven days in advance.  Same day reservation requests are accommodated on a space available basis and is limited.

Quartzsite Camel Express Schedules, Fares and How To Ride Information
Review the Quartzsite Camel Express Rider’s Guide for more information on schedules, fares and how to use the service.  You must have Adobe Acrobat in order to view the Rider’s Guide.

Camel Express Ride Guide - August 29, 2016

Free Rides For Seniors On Camel Express
On Quartzsite Camel Express, thanks to funding from WACOG Area Agency on Aging, seniors are able to receive free rides on Quartzsite Camel Express by participating in the AAA Ticket Program. Seniors must be 60 years old or older by registering at Quartzsite Town Hall, 465 N Plymouth Avenue, Quartzsite, AZ, 85346.  Seniors must meet the income requirements as designated by the US Department of Health and Human Services.  This program will exist as long as funding is available. For more information, call (928) 927-4333.

Camel Express Area Agency on Aging Ticket Program

Plan Your Trip Using Google Trip Planner
Try the Google Transit Trip Planner and plan your trip from Quartzsite to Yuma, AZ, Blythe, CA and beyond such as other cities and communities. Visit Google Trip Planner
for more details.


Transit Connections Web Links 
·          Desert Roadrunner
 - Transit services in Blythe, CA and eastern Riverside County – (760) 922-4900.
·         Yuma County Area Transit
– Transit services in Yuma County, AZ, Algodones, MX – (928) 783-2235.
 ·      Havasu Mobility – Transit services in Lake Havasu City for seniors and persons with disabilities – (928) 456-7600.
·          Parker Senior Center
– Transportation program to and from Parker Senior Center for seniors – (928) 669-9514.
·          La Paz County Transit – Transit services in La Paz County for seniors and persons with disabilities – (928) 669-6155. 
·          Greyhound – Intercity services throughout the United States also serving Blythe, CA and Phoenix, AZ – 1-800-231-2222. 

Transit Planning Documents
Town of Quartzsite Transit Feasibility Study and Short Range Transit Plan
Camel Express General Public Dial-A-Ride and Intercity Service Operations and Implementation Business Plan

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Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Camel Express complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The level and quality of transportation service will be provided without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability.  If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination under Title VI, you may file a written complaint with Town of Quartzsite, Attn: Janet Collier, Title VI Coordinator, PO BOX 2812, Quartzsite, AZ 85346, call (928) 927-4333, fax to (928) 927-4400 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and place in the subject line: Title VI Complaint.

Title VI Documents

Discrimination Complaint Form
Non Discrimination Complaint Procedures
Title VI Implementation Plan
Non Discrimination Notice to the Public - English Version
Non Discrimination Notice to the Public - Spanish Version

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation or Limited English Proficiency (LEP) requests should be submitted to
Janet Collier, Transit Coordinator, PO BOX 2108, Quartzsite, AZ 85346, call (928) 927-4333, fax to (928) 927-4400 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at least (72) hours prior.

Reasonable Accommodation, Reasonable Modification and Limited English Proficiency Requests
Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, reasonable modification or Limited English Proficiency (LEP) requests should be submitted to Janet Collier, Transit Coordinator, PO BOX 2108, Quartzsite, AZ 85346, call (928) 927-4333, fax to (928) 927-4400 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at least (72) hours prior.

·         Camel Express Reasonable Modification Policy

Additional Information
Transit services are funded by Arizona Department of Transportation through the Federal Transit Administration Section 5311 funds and the Town's General Fund. In addition, funding to support the WACOG senior ticket program is provided in part or whole by grants through the Administration on Aging, the Arizona DES-DAAS and WACOG-AAA.

For additional information regarding Quartzsite Camel Express or to file a complaint, suggestion, comment or concern, please contact Janet Collier, Transit Coordinator at (928) 927-4333, email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or John Andoh, Transit Planner by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

·         Complaints, Suggestions, Comments & Concerns Form