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Service Changes on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 will only include the Routes 52X discontinuance and Route 93X starting. Check What’s New for details. All other changes will start on July 1, 2019. Crowson Road SuperStop Closure Effective Sunday, May 27, 2019 – Check What’s New for Details!
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THE COMET COMMUNITY LISTENING SESSION SCHEDULED FOR NORTH COLUMBIA- DENNY TERRACE

The COMET transit system is continuing its series of public listening sessions throughout the Midlands to solicit input on future plans and recommendations for transit system improvements.  Attendees are asked to come and share their comments,… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
June 5, 2019
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Service Announcements Regarding Routes 52X, 63 and 75

Effective May 28, 2019, Route 52X/Blythewood Express has been discontinued due to low ridership. Alternative service is available through The COMET Vanpool. Contact Commute with Enterprise for more details at 800 VAN-4-WORK, Option 1 or email… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
June 5, 2019
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$5.00 Discount for The COMET Riders Going to Palmetto Outdoor Center!

The COMET has formed another partnership with Palmetto Outdoor Center! If you ride Soda Cap Connector Route 1 and show the business card on the bus or tell the representative at the West Columbia Riverwalk Kiosk that your rode the Soda Cap, you… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
June 5, 2019
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Soda Cap Connector Route 3 Service on Main Street – Thursday, June 5, 2019

Take Soda Cap Connector Route 3 on Thursday, June 5, 2019 between 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. to check out First Thursday on Main! Buses will operate every 20 minutes along Main Street with stops at every block between Laurel and… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
June 5, 2019
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Emergency Ride Home Program

Hesitant to take the bus to work because you might need your car in an emergency? The Emergency Ride Home program provides registered The COMET Routes 44X, 53X, 92X and 93X, as well as The COMET Vanpool customers with a taxi, Lyft or Uber ride… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
May 27, 2019
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Summer Service Enhancements & Final Route 93X – I-26 Express Schedule & Map

Effective Tuesday, May 28, 2019 Route 52X will be discontinued and Route 93X – I-26 Express will begin service between Columbia, Harbison, Ballentine, Chapin, Little Mountain & Newberry. Effective Monday, July 1, 2019, all other service… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
May 16, 2019
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Crowson Road SuperStop Closure Effective Sunday, May 27, 2019

Due to construction on Crowson Road, Routes 21, 42, 45, 46, 47, 62, 88 and The 401 will be relocated to Rosewood Drive @ Beltline Road next to Midlands Technical College. This change will be in place for approximately two to three months. We… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
May 16, 2019
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Take Soda Cap Connector Route 3 to Segra Park for Fireflies Games

Soda Cap Connector Route 3 will operate along Laurel, Sumter, Gervais, Assembly, Main, Richland and Bull Streets to Segra Park.  The service begins 1 hour before the game up to 1 hour after the game, with one bus operating approximately every… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
April 8, 2019
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Catch The COMET to Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College

The COMET provides bus service to Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College seven days a week for theatre- goers wanting to avoid driving and parking hassles! Take The 801 from Downtown Columbia via Broad River Road and Harbison Walmart to… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
March 24, 2019
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Take The COMET To The Zoo!

The COMET now provides service to Riverbanks Zoo and Garden by way of Route 84 between Downtown Columbia and St. Andrews community. Transportation to the Zoo on Route 84 is on request, every 60 minutes, during the Zoo and Garden normal business… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
March 23, 2019