Getting to Swan Island has never been easier! TriMet 85 and 72 bus lines and the Swan Island Evening Shuttle service directly serve Swan Island, and new pedestrian/bicycle trails on Swan Island now provide access to TriMet 35 and 44 bus lines and the TriMet MAX Yellow Line.
TriMet 85 Swan Island Weekdays between 5:42am and 6:21pm. Connects Swan Island to the Rose Quarter Transit Center. Just minutes from the Rose Quarter to Swan Island, the 85 Swan Island includes Mock’s Bottom via Cutter Circle with connections from the Interstate MAX Yellow Line at Albina/Mississippi and the 72 Killingsworth bus at North Lagoon and Anchor Street.
TriMet 72 Killingsworth/82nd Frequent Service, 7 days a week. Service every 15 minutes or better serving N/NE Portland via Clackamas Town Center.
TriMet 35 Macadam/Greeley 35-Macadam/Greeley connects Oregon City, Lake Oswego, South Waterfront, Portland City Center, Old Town/Chinatown, Union Station, the Rose Quarter and North Portland (University of Portland), via Highway 43, Macadam, 5th/6th, Interstate, Greeley and Willis. The stop at Greeley and Going is just a brief walk to Swan Island.
Swan Island Evening Shuttle Service every 30 minutes between 6:36pm and 11:36pm from the Rose Quarter Transit Center via Basin Avenue. The last trip from Swan Island continues through Rose Quarter TC to downtown Portland for connection to MAX and late night buses. “By Request” service for Mock’s Bottom and the Shipyards is available.
TriMet’s MAX Yellow Line Light Rail connects the Expo Center, N/NE Portland, downtown Portland and Portland State University. Trains run about every 15 minutes most of the day, every day. Service is less frequent in the early morning, mid-day and evening. The N Prescott St MAX Station stop is just a few minutes down Going Street to Swan Island by foot.
TriMet 44 Capital Hwy/Mock’s Crest connects PCC Sylvania, Hillsdale, Portland City Center, Old Town/Chinatown, Union Station, the Rose Quarter and St. Johns, via Capitol Highway, Barbur, 5th/6th, Williams/Vancouver, Rosa Parks Way, Willamette and Lombard. Service connects to the newly complete Waud Bluff trail onto the N/NW end of Swan Island.