The easy way through the Gorge!

Skip the parking hassle and let us do the driving! The Columbia Gorge Express bus is an affordable and convenient option for traveling between Portland and the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. 

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2018-19 Winter Service Operation

  • The Winter 2018-19 schedule went into effect Dec. 3, 2018.
  • The shuttle bus between Rooster Rock State Park and Multnomah Falls has ended its 2018 service. Service will restart in spring 2019.

The Columbia Gorge Express serves the following stops:

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The Columbia Gorge Express starts at Gateway Transit Center in Portland, Oregon and then serves the following stope going East: Rooster Rock, Multnomah Falls, Cascade Locks, and Hood River along Interstate 84.


ODOT's Title VI Statement:

"No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discriminiation under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance." 

For additional information regarding Civil Rights, including the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), contact Carroll Cottingham by phone at 503-986-3169 or email at Carroll.J.COTTINGHAM@odot.state.or.us. For more information, visit ODOT's Office of Civil Rights website here

All Columbia Gorge Express buses are lift-equipped and will be able to accommodate, at a minimum, all occupied wheelchairs weighing up to 600 pounds and measuring 30 inches in width and 48 inches in length (formerly known as a "common wheelchair").