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The Customer Service Window at Comet Central (Transit Center) will be closed for renovations on Thursday, October 10, 2019. You may buy your All Day or 7-Day passes on the bus. Please make sure that you have the correct change if you do not want a change card. Route 76, Fort Jackson will not go on base on September 26, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
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Take The COMET To The South Carolina State Fair on October 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 2019

  Back after 13 years! The COMET will connect you to the South Carolina State Fair ! Shuttles operate on Friday, Saturday and Sunday on October 11, 12, 13, 18, 19 and 20! Shuttle operated from South Carolina State Museum to the Fair…. [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
October 8, 2019
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Committee Meetings – Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Committees will be held on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
October 4, 2019
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THE COMET ADVANCE SCHEDULING FOR TRIP RESERVATIONS

Starting October 4, 2019, The COMET will allow DART riders an opportunity to make trip reservations up to seven (7) days in advance. Individuals can request a trip by calling the DART reservationist at (803) 255- 7123. Trip reservations are accepted… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
September 4, 2019
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Take The COMET On The Go! Partnership with Lyft and Uber

The COMET is helping you go around the Columbia Metropolitan Area easily!  The COMET will pay up to $5.00 for ridesharing trips that start and end in The COMET fixed route service area on Lyft and Uber through the following two programs: COMET… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
August 13, 2019
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The COMET Service to W. J. Keenan High School

The COMET only provides service to W. J. Keenan High School (on Route 75) only when school is in session.  Download the school calendar to understand when service to these schools will operate: W. J. Keenan High School When W.J. Keenan High… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
August 13, 2019
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The COMET Operating & Capital Budget

The COMET on an annual basis adopts and monitor its Operations and Capital Budget. This page contains information about the Operating Budget and Capital Budget. We encourage you to review this information and please feel free to contact Rosalyn… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
May 22, 2019
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Toy Buses For Sale!

You can get toy buses the following ways for $20.00 (sales tax included): Visit Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Transit Station located at the 1780 Sumter Street between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Monday through… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
February 13, 2019
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Fresh Food On-the-Go Food Box Schedule 2019

Food Box Schedule… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
January 4, 2019
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Commute to work with The COMET Vanpool!

Through Commute With Enterprise, The COMET will subsidize $500 per month for each vanpool group formed. Vans must originate or end in Richland or Lexington Counties. For more information, click here to sign up or call… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
December 21, 2018
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Freedom of Information Act Procedure

     Freedom of Information Act Procedure FOIA Procedure – The COMET Request Form – FOIA FOIA Form – The COMET COLUMBIA-#1701987-v1-CMRTA_FOIA_Policy Executive Director/CEO or his designee is designated as the FOIA… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
December 11, 2018