Established in October 2002, the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (CMRTA) is committed to providing safe, dependable affordable and accessible public transit service to the heart of the Midlands, including Columbia, Cayce, West Columbia, Forest Acres, Arcadia Lakes, Springdale, and the St. Andrews area. Since 2002, the CMRTA has provided transportation for more than 14 million passengers, expanded route services and introduced 43 new ADA accessible buses that offer a safer and more comfortable mode of transportation. Click here to read about the Benefits of Public Transportation.
At the CMRTA, we're proud to be an integral part of the Midlands community. To learn more about our fixed route and DART systems, we encourage you to browse through our site and download a copy of the system map or the individual route maps and schedules. Then, simply locate the route needed to reach your destination and we'll see you at the bus or trolley stop.