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About this app

Safe rides and childcare for kids, from preschool to high school, 7 days a week. Kango - for families going places!

Kango helps you get your kids where they need to go:
● Book a driver to take your daughter to ballet while you are on a business trip
● Set up a carpool to take your son and his three friends to soccer practice every Thursday
● Have a Kango driver take you and your toddler to preschool before you go to work
● Get a sitter to bring the kids home from school and get them started on homework
● And more!

With Kango, book rides and babysitting from pre-screened drivers and sitters. All Kango drivers and sitters have at least 3 years of childcare experience, and have passed our comprehensive screening process (including fingerprinting, background checks and DMV checks) and training to ensure they can provide the best, safest service possible. You can even request your family's favorite drivers, or interview them in advance.

Kango serves CA - SF Bay Area, LA, Modesto/Stockton, Orange County, and San Diego - and Arizona (Phoenix and Tucson).


Kango gives you access to a trustworthy selection of pre-screened drivers and sitters. All you need to do is:

1. Schedule a ride, childcare or both
Kango supports one-time or recurring requests, and provides boosters or car seats as needed. Booking in advance is recommended. Kango is the only service that accepts same-day requests as well.

2. See who can help
We’ll reach out to our pool of caregivers in your area and find the best person to fulfill your request. You can request your preferred driver(s) or meet one ahead of time.

3. Stay in touch every step of the way
Enjoy real-time updates from your driver or sitter or track their location in the app. Or call them directly.

Start using Kango today. When you’re ready to book a Kango driver or sitter, sign up and request what you need. Prices vary according to the type and duration of services required.

Updated on
May 9, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
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No data collected
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Data is encrypted in transit
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Ratings and reviews

131 reviews
Karan Gambhir
August 15, 2023
exceptional service with amazing friendly and caring drivers to keep your kids safe especially when you can't help them commute with busy schedules. highly highly recommended. the UI could be improved a bit and made more intuitive with less clicks, but the service is of amazing value.
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Rianorix Alaunana
June 29, 2023
You have to go through the entire sign up process (downloading the app, making an account, filling in all the child info) before you can get an estimate of what this service costs. Apparently $70-79 to drive two fifth graders for 20 minutes! If we had estimates up front, I wouldn't have bothered with the whole process.
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A Google user
December 5, 2019
Filled out all of my information only to find out the app doesnt allow users in my area to book a driver but rather arrange a carpool with people in my contacts/groups that have ZERO people in them to begin with. Why not just ask for a zipcode prior to the signup portion or state what areas have access to specified app features. I'm looking for a ride not to become a dispatcher of sorts. Geesh!
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What's new

Bug fixes