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.


MUSC currently has an agreement with CARTA that allows all of the current faculty, staff and students to use all CARTA services at no additional charge to the passengers.  Simply show your current MUSC ID as you board the bus, it’s just that easy!

For questions contact MUSC parking services or CARTA or call 843-724-7420.