Ride free after 8 p.m. on New Year's Eve

New Year’s Holiday Service

Ring in 2019 with


Once again, we’re offering free bus, MAX and Portland Streetcar service after 8 p.m. on New Year’s Eve! And with special extended late-night MAX service, you can get to the celebration — and home again — the safe and smart way.


Plan your trip

If you’re planning your trip in advance, be sure to select January 1 for trips after midnight

Ride free starting at 8 p.m.

Hop on any TriMet bus, MAX or Portland Streetcar after 8 p.m. — no need to tap your Hop card or buy a ticket at the station. (Transfers are free, too!)


MAX runs until 3 a.m.

MAX Blue, Green, Orange and Yellow lines will provide extended service, running approximately every 30–35 minutes until about 3 a.m., and MAX Red Line will run shuttle bus service to Portland International Airport until 3:30 a.m.

View the schedules

Blue Line

  • The last Blue Line trip to Gresham leaves Pioneer Square South at 3 a.m.
  • The last trip to Hillsboro leaves Pioneer Square North at 3 a.m.

Green Line

  • The last Green Line trip to Clackamas leaves from Pioneer Courthouse/SW 6th at 3:16 a.m.
  • The last trip to Downtown Portland leaves Clackamas Town Center Transit Center at 2:12 a.m.

Orange Line

  • The last Orange Line trip to Milwaukie leaves Pioneer Place/SW 5th at 3:04 a.m.
  • The last trip to Downtown Portland leaves SE Park Ave at 3:44 a.m.

Red Line

  • MAX Red Line trains will run on Monday schedules with shuttle buses available to take riders from Gateway to Red Line stations in NE Portland after train service ends until approximately 3:30 a.m. Shuttle buses are drop-off only.
  • (MAX Blue, Green and Red lines will connect with airport shuttle bus service at Gateway Transit Center.)
  • The last trip of the night to Portland International Airport leaves Pioneer Square South at 12:44 a.m. and the last trip of the night to Beaverton Transit Center leaves the airport at 1:41 a.m.

Yellow Line

  • The last Yellow Line trip to Expo Center leaves Pioneer Courthouse/SW 6th at 3:01 a.m.
  • The last trip to Downtown Portland leaves Expo Center at 2:34 a.m.


Portland Streetcar


Service on New Year’s Day

On January 1, buses, MAX and Portland Streetcar will run on Sunday schedules. WES Commuter Rail will not be in service. The 503-238-RIDE call center and the Ticket Office at Pioneer Courthouse Square will be closed.


Customer service is available 24/7 by texting 503-238-7433 and by tweeting @trimethelp.