Virginia College

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.


Virginia College has an agreement to make passes available on campus for students. Student passes along with several other types of CARTA passes are available. For details regarding the price of the pass, requirements and discounts, please see Ms. Gwendolyn Fleming in student services.