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Transit Mask Mandate Lifted

As a result of a court order, effective immediately and as of April 18, 2022, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) January 29, 2021 Order requiring masks on public transportation conveyances and at transportation hubs is no longer in effect. Therefore, CDC will not enforce the Order. CDC continues to recommend that people… Continued

Spring / Summer Bus Book to Begin Monday 4/11

The Spring / Summer Bus Book will be effective from April 11th, 2022 – September 4th, 2022. There are some changes to routes 6 and 8. The complete Bus Book can be viewed digitally here: SPRING-SUMMER-BUS-BOOK.pdf ( For questions, please call (509) 575-6175 (Option 2).… Continued


Yakima Transit will not be operating on June 20th in observance of Juneteenth (observed). This service holiday was put in place by the City of Yakima after the publication Spring / Summer 2022 Bus Book, so it was not included in the Service Holidays section.… Continued

Route and time changes

Route and time changes are coming to Yakima Transit. View the upcoming Bus Book here. Routes impacted include 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9. Route 6 will now include the area previously covered by Route 12. These changes will take effect January 4th, 2022. Bus book here. Ruta y horarios de cambio se aproximan a… Continued

Vanpool Service to be Discontinued 1/1/2022

Due to low program participation, Yakima Transit will no longer offer Vanpool service beginning January 1st, 2022. Regular, fixed route bus service, the Yakima-Ellensburg Commuter, and Dial-A-Ride service are unaffected by this change and will continue normal operations.… Continued

Route 3 – Additional Stops

The following stops will be added to the regular Route 3 weekday schedule beginning August 31, 2021. No other stops or routes will be impacted by this addition. Mondays:           1:45 PM – River Road & 6th Ave           2:00 PM – Transit Center Tuesdays thru Fridays:           2:45 PM – River Road & 6th… Continued

Slight Change to Route 3 Beginning 8/31

Route 3 will be modified to avoid S 4th Ave between Tieton Dr and Division St.  Where the route used to turn on to Division St, it will turn on to Tieton then turn on to S 5th Ave then turn on to Division St.  The bus will return to the route as previously scheduled… Continued

Masks still required on public transit

The new CDC Order and federal regulations continue to require masks/facial coverings to be worn while utilizing public transit services, this includes all Yakima Transit buses and facilities.… Continued

Changes to Route 4 Starting June 14th

Effective Monday, June 14th, Yakima Transit is revising Route 4 to serve Chuck Austin Place, 1703 Tahoma Avenue, a new housing development and service hub for veterans. Instead of turning on to Mead Avenue from 16th Avenue, Route 4 will continue down 16th Avenue and turn on Washington Avenue. Route 4 will then turn on to 12th Avenue… Continued

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    *Ellensburg Commuter only runs Monday - Friday
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    Saturday: 8:45 am - 6:30 pm (operating hourly)
    Sunday: 8:45 am - 4:00 pm (operating hourly) Routes 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, & 9 ONLY
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    New Year’s Day – Jan. 1
    Martin Luther King Day -Jan 17
    President’s Day – Feb. 21
    Memorial Day – May 30
    Independence Day – July 4
    Labor Day – Sept. 5
    Veterans Day – Nov. 11
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    Christmas Day – Dec. 25

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