Book-in-Advance Medical Shuttle to Portland

Lady in a Wheelchair waiting at a stop

Now You Can Book a Ride in Advance on the Book-in-Advance Medical Shuttle to Portland

CAT now offers a first-come first-serve reservation-only shuttle service from the Gorge to five medical services facilities in the Portland Metro area. The purpose of these trips can be to access medical services or to visit loved ones who are receiving medical care in Portland.
  • Available from Hood River and Wasco Counties, with connections to Skamania and Klickitat counties.
  • Runs Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:15am-5:30pm, with the earliest drop off in Portland at 9:45am and latest pickup in Portland at 3:30pm.

FARES

  • Individual fares $20 each way.
  • Fare does not include transit to or from the pickup points in Wasco or Hood River Counties.
  • Medical Shuttle fares are not covered by the DAR GOrge Pass or the regular GOrge Pass.

HOW TO RIDE

  • May book up to two months in advance but should schedule at least two weeks in advance.
  • If the passenger needs a caretaker (this includes any individual who is helping the rider get on/off the bus and to their appointment), the caretaker rides for free. Small children needing to travel with the parent to the appointment may also ride for free. When calling to make your reservation, please let us know if you have a caretaker or small children traveling with you.
  • To schedule: In Hood River County call CAT at (541) 386-4202; In The Dallas call The Link at (541) 296-7595.

STOPS & SCHEDULE

  • The stops listed below are where the shuttle will stop by request.
  • Note: Buses only stop at these destinations if there is a pre-reserved request.

Medical Shuttle Brochure in English  Medical Shuttle Brochure in Spanish

Book-in-Advance Medical Shuttle Service Schedule

Wasco County Hood River County Multnomah County
Celilo Village Link (Transfer from Link) Hood River/CAT Station (Transfer from MATS & CAT DAR/ P&R) Thunder Island Brewing (Transfer from Skamania & CAT DEV/ P&R) Providence Portland Medical Center Good Samaritan Main Hospital OHSU Hospital & Bond Veterans Main Hospital Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center Indian Health Services
Celilo Village Road off Frontage Road. Exit 97,
Celilo Village
802 Chenowith Loop

The Dalles

224 Wasco Loop
Hood River
601 NW Wa Na Pa St.
Cascade Locks
4805 NE Glisan St.
Portland
1015 NW 22nd Ave.
Portland
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd.
Portland
3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Rd.
Portland
24800 SE Stark St.
Gresham
1414 NW Northrup St.
Portland
7:55am 8:15am 8:40am 9:00am 9:45-10:15am 9:45-10:15am 9:45-10:15am 9:45-10:15am 9:45-10:15am 9:45-10:15am
Multnomah County Hood River County Wasco County
Indian Health Services Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center Veterans Main Hospital OHSU Hospital & Bond Good Samaritan Main Hospital Providence Portland Medical Center Thunder Island Brewing (Transfer from Skamania & CAT DEV/ P&R) Hood River/CAT Station (Transfer from MATS & CAT DAR/ P&R) Link (Transfer from Link) Celilo Village
1414 NW Northrup St.
Portland
24800 SE Stark St.
Gresham
3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Rd.
Portland
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd.
Portland
1015 NW 22nd Ave.
Portland
4805 NE Glisan St.
Portland
601 NW Wa Na Pa St.
Cascade Locks
224 Wasco Loop
Hood River
802 Chenowith Loop
The Dalles
Celilo Village Road off Frontage Road. Exit 97,
Celilo Village
1:45-3:30pm* 1:45-3:30pm* 1:45-3:30pm* 1:45-3:30pm* 1:45-3:30pm* 1:45-3:30pm* 4:15pm 4:35pm 5:00pm No Stop

*1:45-3:30pm is the return Portland picture window and depends on the number of reservations for the day.
Your specific pickup time will be confirmed the day prior to your trip to Portland.