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Welcome to
CARTA Transit System

CARTA stands for: Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority. CARTA offers Fixed-route, Flex Service, Express commute service, and Paratransit service throughout the Charleston Metropolitan area, including The Trolley (DASH) service in the Historic Peninsula area of the Charleston.

This site provides information about how the system can take you almost anywhere your life takes you in the Charleston Metro area including work, shopping, hospitals, schools, and much more.


Contacting CARTA is easy! There are several easy options to reach us.

Click on the Question or Comment box and complete a form to help us direct your message to the right person. You can also email us at and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

In Person

Administrative & Operations Offices
Operated by Transdev Transportation
3664 Leeds Ave. North Charleston, SC 29405
Ph (843) 724-7420//(843) 745-4101


Administrative/Management Offices
1362 McMillan Ave. Suite 100
North Charleston, SC 29405
Ph (843) 724-7420

CARTA Customer Service
Mon-Fri: 7:00am to 9:00pm
Sat-Sun: 8:00am to 8:00pm
Holidays 8:00am to 8:00pm

Ph (843) 724-7420
TTY/TTD (843) 747-1499

(843) 724-7420