CHARLESTON, S.C. (March 21, 2018) – The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) Board of Directors today announced that the transit system will launch the Hospitality on Peninsula (HOP) Park and Ride Lot and Shuttle on Sunday, April 15 at 999 Morrison Drive.The park-and-ride program is the first of its kind on the peninsula and […]
PARKING CHANGE: T-Mobile is set to open in the coming weeks and therefore we will have to adjust the parking in the area. We will continue to park in the parking area next to Velocity Sports – shown on the map in yellow, however, starting on Monday (2/26/18) we will no longer be able to […]
Public transportation helps to keep seniors active and independent in our communities. To encourage seniors to learn and use the public transit systems, CARTA and Tricounty Link have several days where seniors are allowed to ride for free. Seniors are classified as individuals 55 and over and simply show your ID to board on the […]
CARTA will make the following modifications that will go into effect on February 18, 2018 to increase efficiency on several routes. Please click the links below to preview the routes and modifications. Express 2 – A 6:09pm Eastabound (Outbound) trip leaving Citadel Mall has been added to the schedule. *When leaving from MUSC or CofC […]
Due to maintenance work at the Charleston Visitor Center parking garage, the bus stop located on Mary Street (No. 52 Mary/Meeting) will be closed starting Monday, Feb. 5. Passengers will be required to use the Transit Mall stop (No. 43) until the area is reopened. The closure is anticipated to last 10 days.
CARTA is currently providing free service to area warming shelters along its regular routes during normal hours of operations. Those wishing to be transported to a shelter should inform their bus operator of their intended destination. Drivers can advise regarding necessary transfers. A full list of route maps and schedules is available at: https://www.ridecarta.com/maps-schedules/
On Saturday, January 13, 2018 several routes will be on detour due to road closures related to Marathons in the area. Please click the link below to view detour details. Effective 1/13/18-Marathon Related Detours
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CARTA is resuming service, as possible, at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 7. Below are current service impacts, which are subject to change. Expect delays and possible early service suspension later in the day. Route 10: Will be able to travel to HealthSouth and Trident Tech, in addition to all other stops. Route 12: Will […]
CARTA will end all service at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 6. Regularly scheduled service, including Tel-A-Ride, is intended to resume at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 7. Any further updates will be available via media updates and CARTA social media channels. CARTA SERVICE ENDS AT 8 P.M. JAN. 6; INTENDED TO RESUME AT 10 A.M. JAN 7