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

866-385-8680 (toll free)



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.


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

[e.g. City Hall, Prineville, 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:


RIDER ALERT: Due to construction on Mt. Washington, Routes 3 and 12 will make detours. The bus stop on Mt. Washington and Polarstar near the Culinary Institute and the bus stop on Regency near Awbrey Pines Apartment will be temporarily closed during construction. For more information click here.


RIDER ALERT: Due to construction on the roundabout on Franklin, Routes 5 and 6 will detour through the adjacent neighborhood. The bus stop on Franklin and 8th will temporarily be closed on Route 5, and the bus stop on Franklin and 7th will temporarily be closed on Route 6. Construction is expected to be completed on September 2nd. For more information click here. 


RIDER ALERT: Route 4 will have a bus stop moving from the JCPenney location to Robal Road near PetSmart effective Monday, July 25. Click here for more info.


RIDER ALERT: Mt. Bachelor summer shuttle runs July 18 - August 26. View the schedule here.


RIDER ALERT:  Rt 12 bus stop on Century Dr (located near Colorado roundabout) will temporarily move north of Donovan/driveway onto campus beginning 6/29. The stop will remain in its temporary location until the bus shelter is constructed. 

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

The Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council (COIC) is seeking Proposals for bus advertising revenue services by a qualified agency. Click here for more info.


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



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!


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


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 On Time
Rt 2 -   Brookswood 10 minutes down
Rt 3 -   Newport On Time
Rt 4 -   North 3rd On Time
Rt 5 -   Wells Acres 10 minutes down
Rt 6 -   Bear Creek 10 minutes down
Rt 7 -   Greenwood On Time
Rt 10 - Colorado On Time
Rt 11 - Galveston 10 minutes down
Rt 12 - COCC/OSU8

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.




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