Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority

CARTA connects Charleston-area transit riders to work, school, healthcare, tourist attractions, the airport and more.

Plan Your Trip

Holiday reminder-Christmas and New Year’s Day

Christmas Eve (12/24/19) and Christmas Day (12/25/19)

  • Routes will operate on a Sunday schedule on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and Wednesday December 25, 2019.  If the route does not run on Sundays, it will not operate on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, please plan accordingly. 
  • DASH DOES NOT operate on Christmas Day.  Express does not operate the day after Christmas except Express 4 which will operate on a regular schedule.

New Year’s Day (01/01/20)

  • Routes will operate on a Sunday schedule on New Year’s Day, January 1, 2020.
  • DASH does not operate on New Year’s Day, January 1, 2020.

For more information on holiday schedules, click CARTA Holiday Service.

Plan Your Trip
Transit App

Download “Transit” and travel like a true Charlestonian.

Available in the App Store and on Google Play, “Transit” offers numerous features to help you easily navigate around Charleston.

Bus Route: See vehicle locations in real time, find nearby stops, and receive stop announcements.

Service Alerts: Keep on top of schedule changes, stop relocations and other unexpected surprises.

Favorites: Always take the same bus? Move it to the top of the list by adding it to your favorites.

Timetables: View the full schedule for a route and set alarms to remind you to leave.

Countdowns: Get real-time predictions based on data from the transit agency.

“Go”: Get step-by-step transit directions and notifications about when to leave for your trip and when to get off the bus.

Plan a trip!: Compare trips side by side with your preferred transport modes selected.

View Transit 101

Download TransitApp from Google Play Store
Download TransitApp from Apple Store