Somerset County operates two separate CAT shuttles.  Both shuttles provide service to Raritan Valley Community College.
CAT-1R serves Franklin, Bound Brook, South Bound Brook, Bridgewater, Somerville and Branchburg, Monday through Friday.  CAT-2R shuttle serves Bridgewater, Somerville, Raritan and Branchburg, Monday through Friday. 
CAT-2R schedule (PDF) updated 10.27.14
General Information: 
  • The bus operates Monday through Friday only.
  • CAT is public transportation and anyone is eligible to use it.
  • Drivers cannot make unscheduled route changes. 
  • The fare is $2.00 for a one-way ride; drivers cannot make change, exact change is required
  • Children age 5 and under ride free if accompanied by an adult.
  • Tickets are available in advance, at face value, from the driver or by calling 908-231-7151.
  • All buses are accessible.
  • Drivers will assist customers who may need assistance getting on or off the bus. 
  • Bus route is subject to change due to weather conditions, roadway construction or other unforeseen circumstances.
  • Route deviation service is available where conditions allow.  One deviation per trip will be allowed.
  • Riders needing route deviation must call 908-231-7151 24-hours in advance.
  • Somerset County Transportation reserves the right to authorize appropriate route deviation requests, subject to local regulations.
  • Service animals, respirators and portable oxygen tanks are permissible.

CAT buses do not operate on the following holidays: 

New Year's Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving Friday
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

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