CARTA OnDemand CARTA partners with Uber and UZURV to provide on-demand service to Seniors 55+ and TelARide customers on the peninsula Find more info here

Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority

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

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Senior Free Ride Day: Saturday, March 7

2020 SENIOR SERIES

Individuals over the age of 55 will be able to access Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) and TriCounty Link services for free on Saturday, March 07,2020.  The perk is part of both systems’ quarterly Senior Series, which encourages seniors to ride transit free of charge.

 

2020 Senior Free Ride dates are:

  • Saturday March 7, 2020
  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020 – National Senior Health and Fitness Day
  • Friday, August 21, 2020 – National Senior Citizen Day
  • Saturday, December 12, 2020

Participating riders are asked to bring ID when boarding. Travel training tips are available by emailing cruze@ridecarta.com. Information on CARTA routes and schedules is available at www.ridecarta.com or by calling (843) 724-7420. Information on TriCounty Link routes and schedules is available at www.ridetricountylink.com or by calling (843) 899-4096.

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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.

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