The COMET is a transit system for everyone.
We keep the Midlands moving.

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Routes

Schedules and Maps

Select a Route

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Track My Bus

Get real-time bus departures by stop ID or route. Enter "33" before your stop ID for tracking by stop.
Get Arrivals

Download the Transit App to plan your route, buy your pass and track your bus.

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Additional Apps to Help You Catch The COMET

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MOOVIT App

Moovit is like a personal assistant for your transit rides. It tracks real-time arrivals, alerts and more, so you can easily ride The COMET and stay up to date as you plan your trip.
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Token Transit

Token Transit is an easy, quick and convenient way to buy bus passes for The COMET straight from your phone.

News, Information 
& Business

Check here to find out about the latest with The COMET.
Nov 28 2022

Public Notice of The COMET Ad-Hoc Subcommittee for Executive Director Search

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) Board of Directors Ad-Hoc Subcommittee for Executive Director Search will be held on Thursday, December 8, 2022 at Noon. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC 29201 in the Conference Room […]
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Nov 18 2022

Public Notice of The COMET Special Called Finance Committee Meeting on November 29, 2022

A Special Called Finance Committee meeting of The COMET Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. Meeting Agenda is Here Access to the meeting is either in-person at The COMET HQ 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC or virtually as follows: To Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/87925986130?pwd=N1VRWUgrWXJxQ0hDeDQ4OHdkbFhrUT09&from=addon Meeting ID: 879 2598 […]
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Nov 15 2022

***RESCHEDULED*** Public Notice of The COMET Board of Directors' Meeting for November/December

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at NOON. This meeting will cover November/December for 2022. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC 29201 in the Conference Room […]
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Leadership

The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) is led by an Executive Director/CEO, dedicated staff, and board of directors. Our team is proud of the work we do to keep the Midlands moving.
See Our Board of Directors