Between Oroville & Seattle or Spokane
To get to Oroville via public transportation, take the Appleline bus from Ellensburg or Wenatchee to Omak. This bus arrives in Omak at 4:45 PM. Then take the Omak – Oroville bus that leaves Omak at 5:30pm and arrives in Oroville at 6:15pm. For scheduling information, see below. The return trip is a bit more complicated because of the early departure of the Appline bus from Omak.
Oroville to Omak: (for more information, click here for bus website)
Bus leaves the 76 station (Central & Main) at 7:30am, 1:30pm, & 6:30pm Monday through Friday.
Return trip leaves OMAK at 6 AM, Noon, and 5:30pm.
Arrives in Omak 75 minutes later and will drop you off at one of three locations. For those taking the bus the next morning to Wenatchee or Ellensberg, consider staying at a motel near the starting point. Here is a map of the Okanogan Intercity Bus Stops, the Appline Bus Stops, and the motels nearby.
B=Okanogan Intercity Bus Stops:
Okanogan Behavior Health Care
(1007 Koala Dr.)
Game Stop (903 Engh Rd.)
Department of Social & Health Services (130 South Main St.)
Bus fare is $4 from Oroville to Omak
A=Appline Bus Stops
Havillah Printing (23 E. Apple, just off Main Downtown. Must notify Appleline in advance that you want this stop).
Exxon Food Mart (800 E. Riverside, corner of Riverside & 97)
Omak Motels Near Bustops
1. Omak Inn, (509) 826-3822
2. Best Western, (866) 728-0365
3. Hotel Nicholas, (509) 826-4611
4. Royal Motel, (509) 826-5715
5. Rodeway Inn, (866) 307-2224
Omak to Ellensburg via Wenatchee
The bus to Ellensburg via Wenatchee leaves from the Exxon Station (corner of Riverside and 97) at 6:30 AM. Tickets can be purchased online, at Havillah Printing (23 E. Apple), or after arrival in Wenatchee (must prove to driver you have the funds). Return arrives in Omak at 5:20pm
Arrives in Wenatchee: 8:35am Return to Omak departs at 3:05pm, arrives in Omak at 5:20pm
Arrives in Ellensburg: 10:20am Return to Omak departs at 1:00pm, arrives in Omak at 5:20pm
Between Wenatchee and Seattle or Spokane (Omak bus arrives in Wenatchee at 9:10am, departs Wenatchee at 2:30pm)
Between Ellensburg and Seattle or Spokane (Omak bus arrives in Ellensburg at 10:30am, departs Ellensburg at 1:00pm)
Oroville Taxi (509) 476-4428
Okanogan County Transportation & Nutrition Bus service in Oroville. From the Oroville Senior Center, 1521 Golden St., Tuesday, Thursday & Fridays, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. 476-2412 or (509) 560-0479. To schedule, please call 24 hours in advance.
Okanogan County Transportation & Nutrition Bus Service to Omak (42 miles) for both seniors and the general public. Monday – Friday – departs from the Union 76 Gas Station, Main at Central at 7:30 a.m. For more information call (800) 635-4391
CANADIAN BUS SERVICE
Bus service in Osoyoos and to Oliver, Okanagan Falls, Penticton, Summerland & the Kelowna Airport. (250) 495-8054
Private Air Charter from Oroville’s “Dorothy Scott Airport”
CATLIN FLYING SERVICE – – – – – – -(866) 445-2359
Commercial Air Transportation
Kelowna, BC – 2:30 hours north
Penticton, BC – 1 hour north
Wenatchee, WA – Pangborn Field, 2:45 hours south.
Spokane, WA (GEG) – 4 hours east.
Seattle-Tacoma (SEA-TAC) – 5:30 hours west
AMTRACK (closest depot is Wenatchee)– (800) USA-RAIL – 872-7245