The Woodlands Express Park and Ride

The Woodlands Express service provides a comfortable, convenient and economical way to commute. Destinations include the Texas Medical Center, Greenway Plaza, as well as the Central Business District of Houston. Scheduled service is provided Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Starting June 1, 2020, modified service is available from BOTH the Research Forest and Sawdust Park & Rides. Sterling Ridge is still temporarily closed.

Service is still available to Downtown, The Medical Center, and Greenway Plaza. The midday runs back to Research Forest and Sawdust remain in place. Sterling Ridge is still temporarily closed. Passengers who typically catch the bus from the Sterling Ride location are encouraged to ride from the Research Forest or  Sawdust Park and Ride locations.

COVID-19 safety measures:

  • Passengers are highly encouraged to wear masks when riding.
  • All drivers will wear face masks while on duty. 
  • The revised schedules still provide adequate space for social distancing and seat spacing on board the buses. 
  • All buses will be limited to 50 percent occupancy with spare buses available to ensure plenty of capacity for all passengers for all runs.
  • Other social distancing and enhanced disinfection protocols are also in place.

We encourage all riders to download the Mobile Ticketing app and to follow The Woodlands Transit@TownshipTransit for alerts and updates.

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Tickets may be purchased through The Woodlands Express Mobile Ticketing app or at any of the Park and Ride terminals. See the link below for more information on how to download and use the mobile ticketing app. 

Park & Ride tickets are available at a cost of $13 round-trip and must be purchased in advance for this service as drivers do not accept cash. Buses are filled on a first come, first served basis and only stop at designated locations. 

Please view Mobile ticketing for more information on how to purchase tickets electronically.