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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting – Wednesday, January 22, 2020

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 12:00 PM. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road,… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
January 17, 2020
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Service Enhancements To Be Implemented on Monday, February 3, 2020

The COMET will be implementing its next set of Service Enhancements that will take effect on Sunday, February 3, 2020. For additional details, please call (803) 255-7100, email info@TheCOMETSC.gov or see below: Service Change Flyer Feb 3,… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
January 16, 2020
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ReFlex Route 97 to Begin Thursday, January 23, 2020

Starting on Thursday, January 23, 2020, The COMET will begin ReFlex Route 97 connecting West Columbia, Lexington and Batesburg-Leesville. This pilot rural route, will operate every Thursday connecting West Columbia SuperStop at Williams Drive @… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
January 14, 2020
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Upcoming Access Advisory Council Meeting – January 30

The inaugural Access Advisory Council meeting will be held 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Lowell C. Spires Administration Building (The COMET Administration Offices) located 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC 29201. For more information,… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
January 14, 2020
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Soda Cap Connector ReRoute Down Main Street

RIDER ALERT! Soda Cap Connector Routes 1 and 2 has been rerouted from Hampton and Main to Assembly to Laurel to Main. The end of the line will now be at Assembly @ Blanding. The bus stop at Hampton @ Main has been discontinued and new bus stops… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
January 10, 2020
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The COMET’s Access Advisory Committee Needs You!

The COMET invites you to participate in the Access Advisory Committee (AAC). The mission of the AAC is to improve transit mobility options and services for seniors and people with disabilities. The benefits of participating include but are not… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
January 6, 2020
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THE COMET OPENS NEW PARK AND RIDE LOT IN CHAPIN, HAS FOUR OTHER LOCATIONS IN NEWBERRY AND LEXINGTON COUNTIES

Starting Monday, November 4, 2019, in partnership with Mt. Horeb Church in Chapin, SC, The COMET will provide parking for Chapin residents at Mt. Horeb Church located at 101 East Boundary Street. Route 93X – I-26 Express will be re-routed to… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
October 30, 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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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