View routes and schedules for cities within Central Oregon.


Rt. 20 Warm Springs Madras
Rt. 21 Madras Culver
Rt. 22 Madras Redmond
Rt. 24 Redmond Bend
Rt. 26 Prineville Redmond
Rt. 28 Sisters Redmond
Rt. 29 Sisters Bend
Rt. 30 Bend Lapine

Intercity connectors get you where you need to go throughout Central Oregon.


Enjoy many of the recreational amenities in Central Oregon, including Mt. Bachelor, Lava Butte and floating the Deschutes River.


View schedules for buses operating from Bend to locations outside of Central Oregon.


The Regional Public Transit Advisory Committee members are appointed by the COIC Board to review, advise and assist the transportation program in its efforts:

  • To help identify the transportation needs of Central Oregon residents.
  • To help educate the communities on the value and offerings of public transportation.
  • To serve as a forum where citizens can provide comments about service expansions, reductions or alterations.
  • To meet with concerned citizens regarding unresolved issues.
  • To advocate for new and expanded services.
  • To review future plans for services.
  • To consider and make a recommendation on transit issues presented to the committee.
  • To consider and make a recommendation on policy issues presented to the committee.
  • To serve as the forum for a rider to appeal a loss of a ridership privilege and to make a recommendation regarding determination.

All RPTAC meetings are open to the public.


RPTAC Meeting Schedule – 2016

The Regional Public Transit Advisory Committee meets on the third Tuesday each month in locations around Central Oregon.

Month Meeting Date Meeting Time Meeting Location
March March 21, 2017 1:30PM-3:30 PM Bend
May May 23, 2017 1:30PM-3:30 PM Redmond
July July 18, 2017 1:30PM-3:30 PM La Pine
September September 19, 2017 1:30PM-3:30 PM Prineville
November November 21, 2017 1:30PM-3:30 PM TBD

For more information:

Judy Watts, COIC Outreach and Engagement Administrator
Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council
334 NE Hawthorne
Bend, OR 97701
(541) 548-9534

Karen Friend, Cascades East Transit – Transportation Manager
Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council
1250 NE Bear Creek Rd
Bend, OR 97701
(541) 548-9543


Regional Public Transit Advisory Committee

Membership 2017

Representation Last Name First Name
Bend Ross Richard
Bend Carlson David
Bend Ohlde Jordan
Bend Robertson Richard
Bend Standiford Cody
La Pine/Sunriver Baker Ray Molly
Madras Henderson Elaine
Metolius/Culver McCormack Donna
Prineville/Crook VACANT VACANT
Redmond Adams Deena
Sisters Curley Kim


March 21, 2017

May 16, 2017