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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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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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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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See Something! Say Something with ELERTS!

The COMET riders can now quickly and easily report safety and security concerns directly to The COMET operations staff, using ELERTS incident reporting platform. Text-A-Tip is one more element of the See Something, Say Something program introduced… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
May 16, 2019
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The COMET Board of Director’s Meeting Dates 2019-2020

The COMET Board Meeting… [Read More]

posted by Missey.Lawlor
May 16, 2019
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Tokens for Sale at the Transit Center!

SCE&G tokens for sale at the Transit Center @ 1745 Sumter Street, Columbia! Get yourself a historical piece to cherish! $1.00 a piece!   Sorry, they can’t be used to ride the bus, however, If you are lucky you can… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
April 24, 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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Stay Safe When Using The COMET On The Go!

We want people who use The COMET On The Go! with Uber and Lyft to remain safe! Please see these helpful tips from Uber and Lyft to remain safe when using this… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
April 3, 2019
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Developer Resources & General Transit Feed Specification

The COMET loves developers. The COMET provides transit data, including real-time feeds of our bus services, to promote transparency and encourage developer participation to create innovative apps that will help Central Midlands residents use our… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
March 26, 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