Tulalip Transit

Image: Tulalip Transit ServiceTulalip Transit is rural public transportation designed to provide service to areas of the Tulalip Tribes Reservation that is not currently served. The goal of Tulalip Transit is to connect these un-served areas with the main transit line provided by Community Transit.

Tulalip Bay Route

View the Tulalip Bay Schedule effective October 20, 2014.


Tulalip Transit provides a free public transportation service. Tulalip Transit operates Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM – 6:33 PM. Passengers will be picked up only at designated bus stops. This does not apply to registered Route Deviation passengers that have a scheduled ride. For ride information, please call 360-716-4206.

Holiday closure of December 24th, 2015 -- January 1st, 2016. Bus service to resume January 4th, 2016.

2015 Holiday Schedule

Thursday, January 1st (New Year's Day) No Service
Monday, January 19th (Martin Luther King Jr. Day) No Service
Monday, February 16th (Presidents' Day) No Service
Monday, May 25th (Memorial Day) No Service
Friday, July 3rd (Independence Day) No Service
Monday, September 7th (Labor Day) No Service
Wednesday, November 11th (Veterans Day) No Service
Thursday, November 26th (Thanksgiving Day) No Service
Friday, November 27th (Tulalip Day) No Service
Friday, December 24th (Holiday Closure) No Service
Friday, December 25th (Christmas Day) No Service
Saturday, December 26th (Holiday Closure) No Service
Sunday, December 27th (Holiday Closure) No Service
Monday, December 28th (Holiday Closure) No Service
Tuesday, December 29th (Holiday Closure) No Service
Wednesday, December 30th (Holiday Closure) No Service
Thursday, December 31st (Holiday Closure) No Service

2016 Holiday Schedule

Friday, January 1st (Holiday Closure) No Service


Route Deviation

  • Tulalip Transit provides route deviation within ¾ of a mile of the fixed route.
  • Passengers requesting this service must register for this service.
  • Route deviations will be limited to twice per trip to maintain schedule.
  • Tulalip Transit requires that requests for deviation be made at least one day in advance.
  • Route deviation will be on a first come first serve basis.
  • Pick up/drop off location must have barrier free access.
  • Passengers must be at the agreed pick up point when bus arrives (driver cannot wait).
  • Driver cannot wait while passenger runs inside destination for errands.

Passenger Conduct

  • Shirts and shoes must be worn on bus.
  • Smoking is not allowed on or within 25 feet of bus.
  • No eating or drinking on bus. Any food product must be contained.
  • Open containers of alcohol are not permitted.
  • No harassing the driver or other passengers.
  • At the request of the Driver you may be asked to give seats at the front of bus to senior, disabled, or pregnant passengers.
  • Aisle must be kept clear of belongings.
  • Children under 8 must be accompanied by someone able to care for the child (driver will inquire ages of children).
  • Garbage must be disposed of properly in bus trash can.
  • Must use headphones for audio listening devices and limit sound to user.
  • Cell phone use must be limited so not to disturb other passengers.
  • No horse play, loud unruly behavior, or swearing (swearing is considered unruly).
  • No flammable/hazardous materials, including fireworks, car batteries, or gasoline will be allowed onto bus.
  • No weapons may be carried onto bus.
  • No littering, spitting, or vandalizing of bus.

Note: Driver may refuse to transport any large object or animals if it is felt to be a safety concern.


Animals may ride with passenger but must be on a leash and muzzled. The muzzle must cover the mouth and be secured behind the head. Other small animals must be in an approved pet carrier. Animals not in approved carriers will not be allowed on the bus. Pets may ride on lap of passenger or on the floor. Pets are not allowed on the seats.

Service animals are allowed but need to be on a leash or harness.


In the event that it snows routes may be delayed. If road conditions become dangerous bus service may be discontinued until roads are safe to travel.