- 1 Are buses free in Charlotte?
- 2 How late do Charlotte buses run?
- 3 How do you pay for CATA bus?
- 4 Is Raleigh bus still free?
- 5 Are Wake County buses still free?
- 6 Is the cat bus still free?
- 7 How do you pay on a bus?
- 8 How do you get around Charlotte without a car?
- 9 Does the Charlotte light rail run 24 hours?
- 10 How do you ride the light rail in Charlotte NC?
- 11 How do you pay for the light rail in Charlotte NC?
Are buses free in Charlotte?
Charlotte public transit will be free on reduced bus, light rail schedules.
How late do Charlotte buses run?
Buses operate from 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. Check the schedule for schedule and note differences for weekdays and weekends.
How do you pay for CATA bus?
Pay Fare by Cash To pay your fare, place your U.S. coins or bill in the farebox when you board. Have your money in hand (U.S. coins only) and identification card ready (drivers are instructed to ask to see ID cards for discounted cash fares) to show the bus operator when you board.
Is Raleigh bus still free?
GoRaleigh, GoDurham, GoTriangle and GoCary will continue to let riders board the buses for free. Chapel Hill Transit is free all of the time. The fares were suspended in March 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, as riders were asked to use the rear door to board the buses to maintain social distancing.
Are Wake County buses still free?
GoRaleigh ID Cards The GoRaleigh ID card is free, and allows passengers to take advantage of the following discounts: Seniors (age 65 and older) can ride the bus for free. Persons with disabilities ride the bus for 60 cents, and purchase & use Discount Fare passes. Youth who do not have a pass may ride for half fare.
Is the cat bus still free?
Due to COVID-19, CAT remains under a FARE-FREE period. Passes (including reloadable smart cards) are available for purchase at the Downtown Transit Station. For extended passes please call 434-970-3619.
How do you pay on a bus?
Look for the contactless symbol on your credit or debit card to see if your card is contactless enabled. Then, board a bus with the contactless symbol and instead of paying with cash, simply tap your card or contactless-enabled device onto the reader and wait for the beep.
How do you get around Charlotte without a car?
What: The LYNX Blue Line light rail currently stretches 9.6 miles from I-485 in southwest Charlotte to Uptown with 15 stops along the way. Charlotte Area Transit System is working on 9.3-mile extension that will take the line all the way to UNC Charlotte.
Does the Charlotte light rail run 24 hours?
Weekday service operates from 5:26 a.m. to 1:26 a.m. and service is available every 10 minutes during weekday rush hour and every 15 minutes during non-peak hours. Weekend service operates every 20 minutes during the day and every 30 minutes during late night hours.
How do you ride the light rail in Charlotte NC?
Riding A LYNX Train
- Stand at least three feet from the tactile edge of the platform.
- There is no need to flag down the train. In-service LYNX trains stop at every station.
- Wait for the train to come to a complete stop, and let the doors open fully.
How do you pay for the light rail in Charlotte NC?
On the platform of each station is a TVM (Ticket Vending Machine) with a touch screen. Follow the directions on the screen to select the ticket type and pay with coins, cash or credit card. You can also download the CATS Pass mobile app — details are here.