About Colorado Valley Transit District


Colorado Valley Transit District (CVTD) is a rural transit district organized under Chapter 458 of the Texas Transportation Code as a political subdivision of the state and an entity responsible for transit services in a 3,200 square mile four-county area surrounding Houston.  CVTD rural area includes AustinColoradoWaller and Wharton Counties.

CVTD is governed by a Board of Directors made up of a eight members; with two from each of the four Counties, and appointed by the Board Members. The Board provides regional perspectives and plans for operating a variety of community-based passenger transportation services.


CVTD delivers transportation tailored specifically for each of the communities it serves, and provides connections between these communities. The service frequency and various locales range from many times a day to once a month.

Established in 1986, the Transit is the first public transit agency in the Houston Galveston Area, and has a reputation for innovation; a practical approach to problem-solving; and promoting partnerships to achieve its objectives of advancing regional mobility.



Service Hours

Service is provided Monday through Friday 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. excluding holiday and safety meeting dates. Dispatchers are available to schedule your trips between 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For information about services, assistance with schedules, or comments, please call Colorado Valley Transit District at 1 -800-548-1068 or 979.732.6281.

For emergencies call:  713-302-5331.

We observe the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

On other holidays, we may offer special schedules.