Want to bring your bike along? Just visiting Charleston for the weekend? Need handicap accessibility? CARTA offers a variety of services to accommodate transit needs.


Helpful information for traveling downtown, in the Charleston area, or to/from the airport.


Details on eligibility, how to schedule a ride, fares, personal care attendants, and more.

Rack & Ride

A great way to get around Charleston (even over all those bridges) and take your bike with you.

Park & Ride

Locations and rules for using the several lots throughout Charleston (and they’re free!).


Information on the accessible services available CARTA provides to disabled customers.

Transit App

Download “Transit” and travel like a true Charlestonian.

Plan Your Trip

Find your way around Charleston with our trip planner.

Track A Bus

Track your bus and how soon it will be at your stop.

Next Stop Times

See when CARTA buses will arrive next at your stop.

Charleston Rider Alerts

Get the latest alerts on CARTA bus routes and schedules.

Transit App
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.