Welcome Students










Whether you are headed to class, running errands or going to visit a neighboring university, it is important to get where you’re going safely and efficiently. We’re here to help! Check out the topics below for some general information on how to get around. For more specific information on the options available to you, check out your school’s transportation website from the links below.

Click the buttons below to find popular destinations around the Triangle

NCSU                   UNC                Duke University               NCCU


First Time Rider?

A great resource for a first time rider is the Trip Planner. Just enter where you are and where you want to go for trip options. All the bus schedules are located here, and be sure to check out our How To Ride” video for more information on your first bus trip!


Fares & Routes

Listed below are one-way fares, but round-trip, day passes, and long-term passes are also available.

  • CAT... $1.25
  • DATA... $1.00
  • R-Line... Free
  • Triangle Transit... $2.25
  • Triangle Transit Express... $3.00


Tips & Tricks

Park & Ride Lots

Don't want to pay for a parking pass? Just park your car at one of these Park and Ride lots and catch the bus to campus!

Ride to RDU Airport

Use the Trip Planner to find out how to get from your starting location to the Regional Transit Center. From there, take the Triangle Transit 100 to RDU!

Bikes on Buses

There are two bike racks on all DATA, CAT and Triangle Transit buses. Ride to the nearest stop and load your bike on the bus!