HopeSource transportation is available to the citizens of Kittitas County.
Whether it's a trip to the store, doctor's office or to visit a friend, HopeSource transportation provides a door-to-door service...we pick you up at your door and deliver you to your destination.
Our service area currently includes the following locations:
Cle Elum, Ellensburg, Kittitas, Ronald, Roslyn
8:00 am to 4:00 pm - Mon. thru Fri.
Monday - Sunday 7am to 8pm
To schedule your ride you must call 48 hours ahead of time. Cut off for reservations is 2 pm daily. 509.933.2287
HopeSource Transit System is dedicated to providing exceptional transportation services that promote greater self-sufficiency for Kittitas County. All HopeSource transportation programs are free. There are donation boxes on each bus and donations are welcome.
Reservations for HopeSource Transit and changes to existing trips may be scheduled with Dispatch at (509) 933-2287 Monday through Friday from 8am to 2pm. Monday rides must be scheduled by 2pm the Thursday before. Tuesday rides following a holiday must be scheduled by 2pm the Thursday before.
HopeSource Transit is closed for the following holidays, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. If a holiday falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday is considered a holiday. If a holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday is considered a holiday.
The Kittitas County Connector operates Monday - Friday from 5:30am to 7:30pm and on Saturday and Sunday it operates from 8:30am to 7:30pm. The Kittitas County Connector is closed for the following holidays, New Year's Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Central Transit operates 7 days a week from 7am to 8pm on Route 12, 7am to 7pm on Routes 13 and 14, and 7:30am to 7pm on Route 15/16. Each bus is equipped with a wheelchair lift and securements. Central Transit is closed for the following holidays, New Year's Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
HopeSource Transit is a priority based door-to-door transportation service. Priorities are senior medical and nutrition, general public medical, social services, and employment. Rides for any other reasons, such as hair appointments, general shopping trips, or recreation, will be referred to Central Transit if the passenger lives in Ellensburg.
Reservations for HopeSource Transit and changes to existing trips may be scheduled with Dispatch at the RideLine Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. Monday rides must be scheduled by 2:00 p.m. the Thursday before. Tuesday rides following a Monday holiday must be scheduled by 2:00 p.m. the Thursday before.
Rides may be booked 2 to 14 days in advance of the appointment. Certain hours of the day may already be heavily booked, so the dispatcher may suggest a substitute time. We recommend flexibility if your trip does not require a specific time. Reservations are required for all trips. Same day reservations are not available. Changes to a ride must be made during booking hours the day before. Same day changes are considered on a space available basis. Bus operators are not able to accept or change reservations.