Coast To Valley Express (NW Connector)

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The Coast to Valley Express is a regional bus service provided through a partnership between Benton Area Transit (BAT) and Lincoln County Transit. The service provides 4 round-trips everyday (except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day) between Albany, Corvallis, and Newport, Oregon. Each ride costs only $6 or less, depending on the distance traveled.

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Coast to Valley Express Schedule:

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To the Coast (Westbound)

Albany Amtrak Station 6:15am 8:15am 10:15am 3:15pm 5:15pm
North Albany Park & Ride + × + + ×
Corvallis Downtown Transit Center 6:37am 8:37am 10:37am
drop-off only
3:37pm 5:37pm
Oregon State University (McNary Hall) 6:40am 8:40am   3:40pm 5:40pm
53rd St & Philomath Blvd 6:45am 8:45am   3:45pm 5:45pm
Philomath, 14th & Main St 6:50am 8:50am   3:50pm 5:50pm
Blodgett + ×   + ×
Ellmaker State Park + ×   + ×
Eddyville Junction + ×   + ×
Toledo Park & Ride 7:40am 9:40am   4:40pm 6:40pm
Newport City Hall 7:55am 9:55am   4:55pm 6:55pm
Hatfield Marine Science Center 8:00am ​drop-off only   5:00pm ​drop-off only

 Call 541-265-4900 (Lincoln County Transit×) or 541-766-6700 (Benton Area Transit+) to schedule a pick-up at flag-stops as needed. 

To the Valley (Eastbound)

Hatfield Marine Science Center   × 8:15am   3:15pm 5:25pm
Newport City Hall   6:15am 8:20am   3:20pm 5:30pm
Toledo Park & Ride   6:30am 8:35am   3:35pm 5:45pm
Eddyville Junction   × +   × +
Ellmaker State Park   × +   × +
Blodgett   × +   × +
Philomath Community Library   7:20am 9:25am   4:25pm 6:35pm
Bi-Mart & 53rd St   7:25am 9:30am   4:30pm 6:40pm
Oregon State University (McNary Hall)   7:30am 9:35am   4:35pm 6:45pm
Corvallis Downtown Transit Center 5:45am 7:37am 9:37am 2:37pm 4:37pm 6:47pm
​drop-off only
North Albany Park & Ride + × + + ×  
Albany Amtrak Station 6:05am 8:00am 10:00am 3:00pm 5:00pm  

  Call 541-265-4900 (Lincoln County Transit×) or 541-766-6700 (Benton Area Transit+) to schedule a pick-up at flag-stops as needed. 

Coast to Valley Express Fares

For a printable version of the fare schedule, click here. 

Each zone traveled is $1.00*
Children (ages 5 & under) accompanied by an adult ride for free.

*Exact fare required. Drivers do not carry change. Passes and fares can also be purchased using the Token Transit App on a smartphone or tablet. 

Origin x Destination Zone 1
Newport,
Toledo
Zone 2
Eddyville
Zone 3
Ellmaker
State Park
Zone 4
Blodgett
Zone 5
Corvallis,
Philomath
Zone 6
Albany,
North Albany
Zone 1
Newport, Toledo
$1.00 $2.00 $3.00 $4.00 $5.00 $6.00
Zone 2
Eddyville
$2.00 $1.00 $2.00 $3.00 $4.00 $5.00
Zone 3
Ellmaker State Park
$3.00 $2.00 $1.00 $2.00 $3.00 $4.00
Zone 4
Blodgett
$4.00 $3.00 $2.00 $1.00 $2.00 $3.00
Zone 5
Corvallis, Philomath
$5.00 $4.00 $3.00 $2.00 $1.00 $2.00
Zone 6
Albany, North Albany
$6.00 $5.00 $4.00 $3.00 $2.00 $1.00

 

Coast to Valley Express Passes
Pass Type Description Price
3-Day Coastal Pass Includes one round-trip to/from the coast and three days unlimited free bus travel up and down the coastline. $25
7-Day Coastal Pass Includes one round-trip to/from the coast and seven days unlimited free bus travel up and down the coastline.  $30

 

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