Need to get to Olympia from Centralia? Looking for commute options from south Thurston County to Tumwater or Olympia? 

ruralTRANSIT (rT) connects the 
communities of Rochester, Tenino, Bucoda, and Rainier, and the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation to the greater tri-city area of Tumwater, Olympia, and Lacey. rT is your connection between Twin Transit in Lewis County and Intercity Transit in Thurston County. Ride with us! 1-253-472-7846

Have questions?

If you've never used transit before, or you have questions about anything - routes, pickup locations, or route detours - call our Customer Service line. We can answer your questions and help make your experience a good one.

Call 1-253-472-7846 and talk to an expert. Customer service is available Monday-Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. 

To accommodate riders, rT will deviate its route by up to three-quarters (3/4) of a mile. Please contact Customer Service at 1.253.472.7846 to make arrangements.

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