How To Pay Your Fare

Use the GOrge Pass on all fixed routes in the Gorge!


You Can Pay The Driver With Cash

Pay Your Fare

You Can Use Pre Purchased Tickets

Ride by Using Pre Purchased Tickets

You can Use The Passage Transit Ticketing App Where Available

Using The Hop Thru App (where available)

Buy a GOrge Pass!

Purchase a $40 annual GOrge Pass for unlimited rides!

How to buy:

  • Buy a GOrge Pass for your phone at
  • Buy a printed pass at at any of the offices for CAT, The Link, MATS and Skamania County Transit.  Details are available at

Or…you can still use Passage Transit Ticketing on The Link and MATS To Pay Your Fare…

Passage Transit Ticketing is an easy to pay for individual rides on Link and MATS buses. You won’t need cash or exact change when you are ready to ride, just your smartphone or tablet. The app is free and easy to set up.

    1. Download: Search for “Passage Transit Ticketing” in the App Store or Google Play Store and download.
    2. Purchase: Tap “Buy Passes”, then choose The LINK from the list of agencies. Next, select your ticket type (One Ride Ticket or 10 Ride Booklet). Your information will be safe and secure in the Passage app. You can buy as many passes as you want and use them at your leisure.
    3. Activate: When you are about to get on a LINK or MATS bus, just activate the pass, then show the screen to your driver. Passes are valid for twenty minutes after activation and can be opened without any internet connection.



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