Columbia Area Transit

Columbia Area Transit

public transit that works better for you!

Click here for more details about CAT Open House

 When  Thursday, March 2, 2017
 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
 Where  Hampton Inn & Suites
 Celilo Room 
 1 Nichols Parkway
 Hood River, OR 97031

Columbia Area Transit wants your ideas for improving and expanding bus service in the Hood River County region. Stop by anytime during the open house to learn what Columbia Area Transit is planning and tell us what you think.

Hood River County Transportation District Transit Master Plan

Tránsito público que funciona mejor para usted!

Columbia Area Transit Casa Abierta

 ¿CUÁNDO?  Jueves, 2 de marzo de 2017
 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
 ¿DÓNDE?  Hampton Inn & Suites
 Celilo Room 
 1 Nichols Parkway
 Hood River, OR 97031

Columbia Area Transit quiere sus ideas para mejorar y ampliar el servicio de autobuses en la región del Condado de Hood River. Pase en cualquier momento durante la jornada de puertas abiertas para saber qué planea Columbia Area Transit y cuéntanos lo que piensas.

Plan Maestro del Distrito de Transporte del Condado de Hood River


Fixed Route Closure Portland/The Dalles

The Portland fixed route for Tuesday 1/16/2017 has been cancelled due to severe weather. The morning fixed route to The Dalles has also been cancelled due to the same severe weather warning in the Gorge. [...]

Severe Weather Closure 1/11/2017

Due to severe weather in the Hood River County area, Coulmbia Area Transit will be canceling all routes for Wednesday 1/11/2017. However , ALL medical/life essential sheduled rides will be performed. All other scheduled rides [...]

Jobs: We have no current openings, however we will accept Driver applications at any time.

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The easy way to Multnomah Falls!


The Columbia Gorge Express is a convenient, reliable and fun way to get from Portland to Multnomah Falls. Linking Gateway Transit Center with Multnomah Falls and Rooster Rock State Park, the Columbia Gorge Express bus provides a relaxing option for accessing some of the best the Gorge has to offer.

HOOD RIVER – With a goal of enhancing access to key destinations for all ages and abilities, the Hood River County Transportation District is preparing a transit master plan to expand the area’s public bus service in the near term and to look ahead to the next 20 years. The transit district seeks feedback on existing bus routes, ideas for new routes and other ways public transit can benefit the community.

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Sign up to receive updates on the planning process. We’ll invite you to public events and ask for your feedback as the plan develops.

Talk with us

Anyone is welcome to attend these meetings and submit public comments. Find the meeting schedules online at

Contact Information
Telephone: (541) 386-4202
FAX: (541) 386-1228
Oregon Telecommunications Relay Services

Postal address
P.O. Box 1147, Hood River, OR 97031
Street address
224 Wasco Loop, Hood River, OR 97031

Electronic mail
General Information:

map-tipClick on the toggle switch on the map below to select the route for which you’d like to see the stops.

See times for Hood River – The Dalles route.
See times for Portland – Hood River – The Dalles route.
See times for Bingen/White Salmon – Hood River route.