Buses are Salem's main public means of transportation. Salem-Keizer Transit (Cherriots) operates an extensive system of 24 routes that cover Salem and Keizer, Monday through Friday. For a complete list of routes, their destinations, stops and schedules, check out the Cherriots website at :


 One Ride Day Pass
 Adults (Ages 19-59) $1.50 $3.25
 Students (6-18)
 $1.25 $2.50
 Senior (60+)/Disabled  $0.75 $1.50
 Children 5 & under
 Free Free






Bus Times, Schedules, Routes and quick Route Planning can be done by calling 503-588-BUSS or using the Google Transit Trip Planner at http://www.cherriots.org/trip_planner....

If you are in town for short period of time, perhaps your best bet is to buy the Cherricard that gives 11 rides for the price of ten.


Chemeketa Area Regional Transportation System (CARTS) buses run throughout Salem and the surrounding rural communities like Silverton, Woodburn, the Sanitam Canyon, Dallas, Monmouth & more.  Schedule and pricing info can be found on www.cherriots.org or by calling the 503-588-2877. As prices for both bus systems can change, check for updated prices on their website or by calling.

Salem-Keizer Transit also includes Cherriots Rideshare. This includes a variety of programs to promote alterative means of transportation that includes bicycling, carpooling, vanpooling, free wheel, walking, emerency ride home, employer programs and telework among other options.