Rural Transit's 1-800-650-7846 number is currently down and will be fixed ASAP.

Please call 1-253-858-7088 to schedule a ride.


Rural Transit (rT) offers public transportation services for the Nisqually Indian Tribe, the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation, and the communities of Rochester, Tenino, Bucoda, Rainier and Yelm.

rT connects to Intercity Transit in Thurston County and Twin Transit in Lewis County.

Attention Riders:

Route 1 Discontinuation

December 8th was the last day of service for Route 1, service between Nisqually Reservation and Yelm.

(253) 858-7088

 Customer Service hours: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Monday through Friday

  (For language translation contact Thurston Regional Planning Council.)