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Commuter Benefit Services for Employers

The following is a list of companies providing commuter benefit services to employers. Inclusion on this list does not imply an endorsement from the City of Berkeley, and the list may not represent a complete list of companies providing these services.

In addition, San Francisco's Department of the Environment has also compiled a list of vendors, including those whose services may be better suited for small employers.

Pass Sales

AC Transit EasyPass 

CDSNet, Inc.
(800) 964-1114

SF Bay Area Transit Agencies
Order passes directly from specific agencies.
See the 511 transit agency list.


Commuter Check Services Corporation(bulk sales) 
Steve Rossen, Account Manager
(510) 704-0856

TransitCenter, Inc.
(debit card/voucher) 
(866) 410-CHEK

Commuter Express
(e-voucher to purchase transit tickets/passes, vouchers, TransLink, and/or debit card) 
(866) 602-3887



(debit card)
(800) 225-5237

Todd Mason
(408) 727-1064

Benefit Resource, Inc.
(eTRAC MasterCard)
(800) 473-9595

CBS Administrators, LLC
(408) 244-2501

Ceridian Benefits Services
(vouchers/transit and parking reimbursement) 
(800) 790-9057

Commuter Check Direct
(vouchers and TransLink)
(510) 704-0856

Employee Benefit Specialists, Inc. (EBS)
(888) 327-2770
(877) 933-3539 ext. 300

Fringe Benefits Management Company (FBMC)
(vouchers, transit tickets/passes, Translink)
(800) 872-0345 ext. 2594

Kereon HSA
(reimbursements, debit cards)
(800) 824-8343

Payroll Systems
(925) 939-6214

SHPS, Inc. - Carewise Commuter Spending Accounts
(tickets/fare cards, passes, vouchers, smart cards, debit card, cash reimbursement, direct pay and debit card, participant web site and call center)
(888) 421-7477
Email: Please complete form on website

TransitCenter, Inc.
(checks, debit card, transit passes, vouchers)
(866) 410-CHEK

Trust Administrators, Inc.
(cash, reimbursement and/or debit card)
(800) 932-3539

WageWorks, Inc.
(transit tickets/passes, vouchers, TransLink, and/or debit card)
(866) 602-3887



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