The COMET - Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority
Bus, Limo & Taxi Services
The COMET is a service of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority and provides countywide public transit services on 34 fixed routes, three ReFlex services, vanpool service for commuters, subsidy programs with Lyft and DART for transportation to grocery stores and at night, ADA complementary paratransit service throughout Richland and portions of Lexington County and eight Blue Bike bikeshare stations in Downtown Columbia.
The COMET transports approximately 2.8 million passenger trips a year on a fleet of more than 80 buses, vans and trolleys. Transit services are provided under contract with RATPDev USA, Enterprise Holdings, Lyft, and Bewegen.
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