Cascades East Transit


For reservations on dial-a-ride services (open to the general public):

Reservation Hours and Number:

Monday-Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm

866-385-8680 (toll free)



CET buses do not provide service on New Years Day, Memorial Day,

Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, or Christmas Day.


EXACT CHANGE ONLY drivers can not make change


For CET schedules, click on the community or community connector shuttle on the map below


CET bus service map Mt Bachelor Bus Route Metolius bus schedule Redmond Bus Service Bend bus schedule Mt Bachelor Bus Route Bend Oregon bus schedule Madras Bus Schedule Culver Bus Schedule Prineville bus Schedule

Trip Planner

Transit trip planning in Google Maps.

This trip planner will help you plot your trip on CET's fixed-route services, including local fixed route in Bend and all Community Connector Shuttles. For local dial-a-ride service in La Pine, Redmond, Prineville, Sisters, Madras, Metolius, or Culver, please call 541-385-8680 to set up a ride.


e.g. [Corner of Bond St. and Greenwood, Bend OR]

[e.g. City Hall, Prineville, OR]

Welcome to Cascades East Transit, Central Oregon's regional public transportation service.

Our mission is to help you get to where you need to go – whether your destination is in your hometown or in a neighboring town. 

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    service alerts:


Ride the River Service Alert: For July 4th only, floaters will be picked up under the Colorado Ave bridge on Shevlin-Hixon Dr and will be dropped off at the regular location at Riverbend Park. Service will not follow the times listed on the schedule, and will run approximately every 20 minutes. Click here for more info.  


Ride the River begins June 13th and now operates 7 days a week. Click here for the schedule.


Bend Dial-A-Ride service Alert: Changes to how passengers request and schedule rides.  For more information please click here


Route 2 Service Alert: Due to construction of the new roundabout at Brookswood Blvd - stops at the corner of Pinebrook and Brookswood Blvd (stops 216 and 218) will be closed and CET buses will make a detour around construction. All other stops on Route 2 will remain open. Detour and stop closures will be effective May 14 through September 4. Buses may arrive and depart later than scheduled on Route 2 during this time. Click here for detour info.


Sign up for Route 2 Service Alert Texts: Receive up-to-date text messages on your phone about Route 2 service. To subscribe to alerts send "CETR2 Subscribe" to 313131 on your cell phone. Once subscribed, you will receive an acknowledgment and notifications about Route 2 moving forward.
Note: Message or data rates may apply. You may opt out of text messages at any time. Text "STOP CETR2" to 313131.


    news and updates


News Update: 

The Regional Public Transit Advisory Committee is hosting an Open House to discuss Route 18 - Mountain Service fares and schedule change in the Hawthorne Transit Center Lobby on Friday, November 14, 2014 from 10a-12p.



Are you interested in helping Cascades East Transit make decisions about service in your community? Join the Regional Public Transit Advisory Committee! For more information and an application, visit



May 20, 2013:  REALMS Students Build a Video to Help Youth Learn how to Ride CET

A group of intrepid REALMS students built an informative - and hilarious - video on how to ride Cascades East Transit. Click here for the link:  REALMS Video


June 12, 2012:  COIC wins City Beautification Award for Hawthorne Station!


News Update:  Cascades East Transit featured in national article on increasing transit ridership!!

  • City Buses
  • Mountain Service
  • Between Cities


Rt 1 - South 3rd On Time
Rt 2 - Brookswood

On Time

Rt 3 - Newport On Time
Rt 4 - North 3rd On Time
Rt 5 - Wells Acres

On Time

Rt 6 - Bear Creek On Time
Rt 11 - Galveston On Time




Route 18 On Time
Madras - Warm Springs (Rt. 20) On Time
Culver - Madras (Rt. 21) On Time
Redmond - Madras (Rt. 22) On Time
Redmond - Terrebonne (Rt. 23)  see Rt. 22
Bend - Redmond (Rt. 24) On Time
Redmond - Prineville (Rt. 26) On Time
Redmond - Sisters (Rt. 28) On Time
LaPine - Bend (Rt. 30) On Time

Reservation Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm
  541-385-8680     866-385-8680 (toll free)





Cascades East Transit operates without regard to race, color, and national origin.  Click here for information about CET Title VI Obligations and Protections.




541-385-8680 /1-866-385-8680