Cities Area Transit

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Cities Area Transit (CAT) is the public transportation provider for Grand Forks, ND and East Grand Forks, MN.  CAT operates thirteen routes Monday through Saturday, providing you with quality, affordable transportation, which improves the quality of life and increases the economic vitality of the community. 

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sundays: No operations
Holidays: No operations New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and   Christmas Day; Operations end at 5:00 pm Christmas Eve.

Job Openings:

None at this time.

Opportunities to Bid:

The Grand Forks-East Grand Forks MPO is now accepting proposals for the 2016 Transit Development Plan Update.  Click here for details.


CAT Operations in Inclement Weather: Buses, Dial-A-Ride & Senior Rider will operate as long as the streets crew is able to clear snow.  If/when the weather becomes so bad that the snow plows are pulled off the road, CAT will make an announcement one hour before it stops operating.  Passengers are advised to check the City's website and local news and radio stations for announcements during inclement weather.

Dial-A-Ride & Senior Rider: Effective January 4, 2016, MV Transportation will provide drivers and evening dispatch service for Dial-A-Ride & Senior Rider.  Click here for details.  

Greater MN Transit Survey:  Click here to take a short survey. Thank you!