Other Local Transit Services

The following transit systems and shuttle services also serve portions of the metro area, and most connect with TriMet bus, MAX and WES service.

Astoria

NorthWest POINT Shuttle

NorthWest POINT Shuttle logoThe NorthWest POINT shuttle is a great option for transportation between Astoria and Portland. All POINT services provide free wi-fi for passengers.

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Beaverton

RideAbout Shuttle

RideAbout Shuttles, a service of Ride Connection, are free neighborhood shuttles for seniors and people with disabilities who need a little extra help getting around. Currently there five RideAbout Shuttles, each providing different levels of service in North/Northeast, Mid-Multnomah County, downtown Portland, Beaverton and King City.

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Canby

Canby Area Transit (CAT)

CAT logoCanby Area Transit (CAT) provides public transit service in the Canby area, with regular trips to Oregon City, Wilsonville, Aurora, Hubbard and Woodburn. CAT connects with TriMet’s WES Commuter Rail at the Wilsonville WES Station.

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Clackamas–Molalla

South Clackamas Transportation District (SCTD)

South Clackamas Transportation District (SCTD) provides service between Clackamas Community College, Molalla and Canby. Connections with TriMet lines can be made at the college.

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Clackamas–Oregon City

Towncenter Xpress (TX)

Town Center Xpress logoClackamas Community College provides service between the Clackamas Town Center Transit Center, Clackamas Community College Harmony campus and Clackamas Community College Oregon City campus. This free service runs Monday--Thursday through the day and Friday morning during Fall, Winter and Spring terms. For more information call 503-594-3162.

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Columbia County

Columbia County Rider

Columbia County Rider logoThe Columbia County Rider connects Portland, Beaverton and Hillsboro with Scappoose, St. Helens and Vernonia.

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Columbia Gorge

Columbia Gorge Express

Columbia Gorge Express logoThe Columbia Gorge Express connects Gateway Transit Center in Portland to Rooster Rock and Multnomah Falls.

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Forest Grove

GroveLink

GroveLink logoGroveLink, a service of Ride Connection, is a transit service for residents and commuters in Forest Grove. Extending beyond Line 57, GroveLink serves a greater part of the city, helping to link residents with downtown locales as well as with Line 57.

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Hillsboro

North Hillsboro Link

North Hillsboro Link, a service of Ride Connection, is a transit service for residents and commuters in North Hillsboro. Serving Orenco Station, businesses and destinations in North Hillsboro. No fare required. Open to general public.

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Hood River and The Dalles

Columbia Area Transit (CAT)

CAT logoThe Transportation Network of The Dalles and CAT (Columbia Area Transit) operate a once a week fixed route service between The Dalles, Hood River and Portland. The service operates on Thursdays except for major holidays. Connections with TriMet service can be made at Gateway Transit Center, OHSU, Downtown Portland and Clackamas Town Center.

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King City

RideAbout Shuttle

RideAbout Shuttles, a service of Ride Connection, are free neighborhood shuttles for seniors and people with disabilities who need a little extra help getting around. Currently there five RideAbout Shuttles, each providing different levels of service in North/Northeast, Mid-Multnomah County, downtown Portland, Beaverton and King City.

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Portland

RideAbout Shuttle

RideAbout Shuttles, a service of Ride Connection, are free neighborhood shuttles for seniors and people with disabilities who need a little extra help getting around. Currently there five RideAbout Shuttles, each providing different levels of service in North/Northeast, Mid-Multnomah County, downtown Portland, Beaverton and King City.

Portland Aerial Tram

Portland Aerial Tram logoThe Portland Aerial Tram is a convenient way to travel between Marquam Hill and the South Waterfront District. The Tram departs every six minutes and is free for TriMet monthly pass holders, Streetcar pass holders, and OHSU faculty, staff, students and patients. (TriMet/Streetcar tickets and transfers are not accepted on the Tram.)

Swan Island Evening Shuttle (work site shuttle)

The Swan Island Evening Shuttle, a free service of the Swan Island Transportation Management Association, provides transit connections to Bus Line 72-Killingsworth/82nd on Swan Island, MAX and numerous bus lines at the Rose Quarter Transit Center for swing and graveyard employees.

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Salem

Cherriots (Salem-Keizer)

Cherriots logoCherriots provides public transportation in the Salem and Keizer areas.

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Sandy

Sandy Area Metro (Fareless SAM)

SAM logoSandy Area Metro, otherwise known as "Fareless SAM," serves Sandy and Estacada, and connects to TriMet in Gresham.

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Tigard

Ride Connection U-Ride (rural Washington County)

Ride Connection’s U-Ride service provides transportation options for people living in or needing transportation to/from western Washington County outside TriMet’s service area.

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Tillamook County

Tillamook County Transportation District (TCTD)

TCTD logoThe Portland-area’s connection to the Oregon Coast, the Tillamook County Transportation District (TCTD) provides two round trips daily, stopping at Sunset Transit Center and Union Station.

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Tualatin

Tualatin Shuttle (work site shuttle)

The free Tualatin Shuttle provides connections to and from TriMet service for employees in or near Tualatin’s western industrial area. If you are interested in riding the shuttle, please contact your employer.

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Vancouver, Washington

C-TRAN

C-TRAN logoC-TRAN is the public transit provider for Clark County, Washington. TriMet and C-TRAN form a regional transit network in the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area. Some TriMet fares are valid on certain C-TRAN buses, and vice versa.

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Wilsonville

South Metro Area Transit (SMART)

SMART logoSouth Metro Area Regional Transit (SMART) serves the Wilsonville area. SMART buses connect with TriMet at Barbur Transit Center, Tualatin Park & Ride, Commerce Circle in Wilsonville and the Wilsonville WES Station. SMART also provides service between Wilsonville and Salem.

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Woodburn

Woodburn Transit

Woodburn Transit provides bus service in the Woodburn area on weekdays.

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Yamhill County

Yamhill County Transit Area

Yamhill County Transit Area logoYamhill County Transit Area serves communities in Yamhill County, with links to TriMet in Hillsboro, Tigard and Sherwood, and to Cherriots in Salem.