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

541-385-8680 
866-385-8680 (toll free)

 

HOLIDAY SERVICE: CLOSED ALL MAJOR HOLIDAYS

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.

Start

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

[e.g. City Hall, Prineville, OR]
 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. 

¿Necessita informacíon en Español? Click aqui

 

 

    service alerts:

Attention!

 

Saturday, June 25th 2016 RT 3 will experience some stop closures throughout the day. The stops that will be closed and not serviced by RT 3 this day include:

 

#7 Mt. Washington @ Campus Village Way

#315 NW Regency & Mt Washington

#317 COCC Library

#318 COCC Boyle Center

#320 College Way @ Portland (W)

 

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. The closest serviced stops for this day include:

 

#55 Shevlin Park @ Silas Place (N)

#312 Shevlin Park @ (Torrey Pines)

#321 Newport @ College Way (S)

#322 Newport @ 14th (S)

 

All stops for RT 3 will be back in service as of Monday, June 27th 2016.

 

RIDER ALERT: Beginning June 17th Route 4 will no longer serve REALMS school.

 

RIDER ALERT: Lava Butte shuttle service begins June 18th and departs from the visitor center from 10 AM - 4 PM. The last bus down from the summit of Lava Butte back to the visitor center heads down at 4:40 PM. 

 

RIDER ALERT: Effective June 20th the hours for the Market in Hawthorne Station will be 6:45 AM - 2:45 PM. The Market will be closed 11:20 AM - 11:50 AM.

Rider Alert: Ride the River begins June 15 and runs through Labor Day. See the schedule for more info

 

Route 10 Service Alert: Route 10 will resume its normal route and schedule beginning February 1st. To view route information, click here.

 

Route 7 bus stop closure: The stop in front of Wells Fargo on Greenwood just east of Windy Knolls on Greenwood will be eliminated beginning December 14th

 

 

Route 1 Schedule: Effective November 2, Route 1 has eliminated the turns on Dekalb, 2nd Street, and Burnside. As a result, this route now operates faster and will approximately run 4 minutes faster than the posted schedule. An updated schedule of Route 1 with the new time table will be available online soon. 

 

Notice: Effective October 5th, Routes 2, 5, 6, and 12 have been modified to accommodate rider transfers better. Please view the new schedules to plan your trip accordingly. 

 

Notice about Route 2: riders be aware that Route 2 begins service at 6 AM. The first run is missing from the printed rider guide but is correct on the website schedule

 

 

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

  

 

 

    news and updates

CET is accepting applications for a Senior Transit Planner position. The Senior Transit Planner will be responsible for all phases of operational and long-term planning for the purpose of ensuring the orderly, strategic and cost-effective development of the Bend urban and Central Oregon regional public transit system. Read on for more info about the position and COIC benefits.

 

 

News Update: 

Changes are coming to Bend routes. Visit this link for info regarding the proposed Bend Transit Expansion plans that were presented to the public and the COIC Board of Directors. The proposed plans were approved by the COIC Board in early July.

 

For articles about the Bend Transit Expansion, check out:
Bend Bulletin Editorial "Bend Bus Expansion Holds Promise"
Bend Bulletin "Bend May Get More Buses"
KTVZ "Partners Help Bend to Expand Transit"

 

  

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 http://coic2.org/transportation/ptac/.

 

 

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!

http://www.ktvz.com/community/31181195/detail.html

 

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

http://usnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/04/12051097-public-transit-ridership-rising-sharply-advocacy-group-reports

 

COIC is considering adopting a policy to prohibit smoking, the use of tobacco products and vape mechanisms (i.e. vape pens, e-cigarettes) at all COIC locations. Please provide us with your input by taking the five minute survey linked below. Thank you! Survey closes Friday, August 28th. Smoke, Tobacco and Vape Free Campus Policy Survey



  • City Buses
  • Mountain Service
  • Between Cities

 

Rt 1 -   South 3rd 7 minutes down
Rt 2 -   Brookswood On Time
Rt 3 -   Newport 6 minute down
Rt 4 -   North 3rd 13 minutes down
Rt 5 -   Wells Acres On Time
Rt 6 -   Bear Creek On Time
Rt 7 -   Greenwood On Time
Rt 10 - Colorado On Time
Rt 11 - Galveston On Time
Rt 12 - COCC/OSU 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.

 

 





CUSTOMER SERVICE INFORMATION

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