Commuting to Portland Destinations

C-TRAN Limited Service to Light Rail

C-TRAN offers convenient Limited service to downtown Vancouver, Delta Park/Vanport and Parkrose/Sumner MAX light rail stations. From these locations, riders can transfer to other C-TRAN routes, MAX, or TriMet bus routes for continued travel to destinations including Rose Quarter, Lloyd District, Swan Island, and downtown Portland. Service is provided weekdays only, except on the 65 Parkrose Limited, which provides service on Saturdays too.

To Downtown Vancouver and Delta Park/Vanport MAX Station

44 Fourth Plain Limited: Passengers can board at a limited number of stops along Fourth Plain Blvd, between Ward Road and downtown Vancouver, before arriving at Delta Park. Service is provided AM and PM peak only. Please note: many stops are shared with C-TRAN Route 4 Fourth Plain, which also provides service to downtown Vancouver, Jantzen Beach, and Delta Park, approximately every 15 minutes, 7 days a week.

47 Battle Ground Limited: Passengers can board in Yacolt, in Battle Ground at the Community Center, or along Main Street in downtown Vancouver, before arriving at Delta Park. Service is provided AM and PM peak only.

To Parkrose/Sumner MAX Light Rail Station

65 Parkrose Limited: Passengers board at the Fisher's Landing Transit Center (SE 164th Avenue and SR 14) before arriving at the Parkrose/Sumner Transit Center. Service is provided ALL DAY on weekdays and Saturdays.

Limited Fares

C-Zone fares are required to ride Limited buses. Passengers can choose to pay cash or purchase a Day, Monthly, or Annual pass. All-Zone fares are required when transferring to TriMet, otherwise a separate TriMet fare must be purchased at the time of transfer.


C-TRAN Express Service to Portland

C-TRAN offers Clark County residents convenient Express service to Lloyd District, the downtown Portland Transit Mall, and Marquam Hill. Express service is available only during weekday peak commute times from all major park and ride and transit center locations in Clark County, except on Route 105 I-5 Express which provides service ALL DAY, Monday through Friday.

To Downtown Portland from East Clark County

(TriMet connections available to Rose Quarter, Lloyd District and Swan Island)

164 Fishers Landing Express: Passengers board at the Fishers Landing Transit Center (SE 164th Avenue and SR 14) . Service is provided directly to the downtown Portland Transit Mall. Buses run during AM and PM peak only.

177 Evergreen Express: Passengers board at the Evergreen Park & Ride (NE 138th Avenue and NE 18th Street). Service is provided directly to the downtown Portland Transit Mall. Buses run during AM and PM peak only.

To Downtown Portland From West Clark County

105 I-5 Express: Passengers can choose to board at the Salmon Creek Park & Ride (1112 NE 136th Street, Vancouver, WA 98685), 99th Street Transit Center at Stockford Village (7th Avenue and 99th Street in Hazel Dell), or downtown Vancouver. Service is provided directly to the downtown Portland Transit Mall, ALL DAY. Please note: travel between the Salmon Creek Park & Ride, the 99th Street Transit Center, and downtown Vancouver only requires a local C-Zone fare.

134 Salmon Creek Express:Passengers board at the Salmon Creek Park & Ride (Hwy 99 & NE 134th Street). Service is provided directly to the downtown Portland Transit Mall. Buses run during AM and PM peak only.

199 99th Street Express: Passengers board at the 99th Street Transit Center at Stockford Village (Hazel Dell). With express service from the 99th Street Transit Center at Stockford Village (99th Sreet and 7th Avenue) directly to the downtown Portland Transit Mall. Buses run during AM and PM peak only.

To Lloyd District

(TriMet connections available to Rose Quarter and Swan Island)

157 Lloyd District Express: Passengers board at the 99th Street Transit Center at Stockford Village (7th Ave and 99th Street in Hazel Dell). Service is provided directly to the Lloyd District. Buses run during AM and PM peak only.

To Marquam Hill

190 Marquam Hill Express: Passengers board at the Andresen Park & Ride (NE Andresen Rd. and NE 25th Street). Service is provided directly to Marquam Hill, with stops at the VA Hospital, Doernbecher Children's Hospital, OHSU, and Shriners Hospital. Buses run AM and PM peak only.


Available TriMet Connections

Delta Park/Vanport Light Rail Station

  • MAX Yellow Line: south to Rose Quarter Transit Center and downtown Portland

Rose Quarter Transit Center

  • MAX Blue Line: east to Lloyd District and Gresham; west to downtown Portland and Hillsboro
  • MAX Red Line: east to Lloyd District, Portland International Airport, and Gresham; west to downtown Portland
  • TriMet bus routes: 4-Fessenden, 8-NE 15th Avenue, 9-Broadway, 10-NE 33rd Avenue, 33-Fremont, 35-Greeley, 44-Mocks Crest, 70-12th Avenue, 74-Lloyd District/Southeast, 77-Broadway/Halsey, and 85-Swan Island.

Parkrose/Sumner Light Rail Station

  • MAX Red Line: to Portland International Airport, and west to Lloyd District and downtown Portland
  • 12-Sandy Blvd
  • 15-Belmont
  • 71-60th Avenue/122nd Avenue
  • 86-Alderwood
  • 87-Airport Way/181st Avenue.

Express Fares

Express fares are required to ride Express service, no other fares are accepted. Passengers can choose to pay cash, or purchase a Day or Monthly pass. An Employer Express Pass Program is also available. Please call our Passenger Service Office for more information, (360) 695-0123.

Note: C-Zone fares may be used for travel within Clark County, but passengers who continue with their travel to downtown Portland, Lloyd District and Marquam Hill must pay an Express fare.


Incentives

  • The Smart Commuter Campaign is provided through Clark County's Commute Trip Reduction Program. The campaign offers Southwest Washington residents who commute to Oregon, incentives and information to reduce the number of drive-alone trips to the worksite.
  • There are several companies that offer services to employers who wish to set-up payment for transit passes using pre-tax dollars. Pre-tax savings are available through these known service providers: WageWorks, Wired Commute, and Tranben, Ltd.