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Buy A Single Fare

One Way Ticket

  • $1.00 Local  One-Way Fixed-Route Fare (within Hood River and Wasco counties)
  • $2.00 Local  One-way Dial-a-Ride Fare (within Hood River County)
  • $10.00 Regional One-Way Fixed Route Fare (CGE & Falls to Locks Services from Portland, Multnomah Falls, Cascade Locks & Hood River)

Please note that if you are going between The Dalles and Cascade Locks the cost is $2.

Custom pickups and drop offs on Cascade Locks or Upper Valley routes are $2 per pickup or dropoff.

Buy Single Fares

$15 Day Pass

Take as many local and regional trips as you like for one full day – Available online only

CAT now offers a 1-Day Online-Only Gorge Transit Pass for all CAT services, including the Columbia Gorge Express that travels to Portland.

Please Note: International customers please check with your carrier prior to purchase to ensure you have cell service when you plan to ride the bus.

1-Day Gorge Transit Pass Special Promotion:

  • $15 pass covers fares for one adult + one child
  • Valid for one calendar day (Midnight-11:59pm)
  • Includes Multnomah Falls entry permits for one adult + one child
  • Available ONLINE ONLY – Cannot be purchased in person or on the bus
  • Purchase in advance or day of travel at rideCATbus.org

Enjoy a day in the Gorge without the hassle of driving or parking. Hop on and off the CAT bus at any of the stops to eat, drink, shop, hike, walk, bike, and more. Great for families, couples, and individuals looking for a day outing in the beautiful Columbia Gorge. Please note this is a CAT fare only and is only valid on fixed-route CAT buses and cannot be used on other transit systems in the Gorge.

Please Note: Tickets are required to visit the Multnomah Falls Recreation Area and the Historic Lodge. Those riding the Columbia Gorge Express bus to Multnomah Falls automatically receive a free ticket to enter the Falls area.

Buy a 1-Day Gorge Pass

Buy an Annual Gorge Pass

Take as many local and regional trips as you like until December 31, 2022 – Available online or at CAT office

  • $40 pass one adult
  • $20 pass covers one child
  • $20 Adult GOrge Pass with the Hood River Community ID
  • $80 pass covers Dial-a-Ride
  • Valid from date of purchase until Midnight December 31, 2022
  • Includes Multnomah Falls entry permits
  • Available ONLINE or as a physical pass in the CAT office
  • Purchase in advance or day of travel at rideCATbus.org

Buy a GOrge Pass

For more information about ways to use your GOrge Pass, planning rides with multiple transit providers, and fun trip planning ideas visit gorgepass.com.

*To buy the $20 Adult GOrge Pass with The Next Door Hood River Community ID, you must bring your Community ID card to the CAT office at 224 Wasco Loop, Hood River, OR 97031. The Next Door Community ID discount cannot be redeemed online. To learn more about the Next Door Community ID program please visit The Next Door’s website.

*Dial-a-Ride passes not available online or by phone. You must come into the office to purchase.

Please Note: Tickets are required to visit the Multnomah Falls Recreation Area and the Historic Lodge. Those riding the Columbia Gorge Express bus to Multnomah Falls automatically receive a free ticket to enter the Falls area.