Niner Transit Bus Service

illustration of Niner Transit bus

UNC Charlotte’s Niner Transit system is fare free, operating every day except holidays when the University is closed. Check this web page for modifed schedules during class breaks.

Service subject to change without notice due to construction, weather and special events. Updates posted on Twitter @unccnextride and @unccparking and on NextRide mobile web page (see scrolling notice at bottom of page).

icon indicating map Niner Transit route-finding map (all route composite with stop listings and transfer points; prints 11x17 tabloid)

Bus Routes

Red Line

Gold Line

 

  • South Campus Loop
  • South Village to Foundation Bldg. (weekdays) to central campus
  • Monday – Friday, 6 AM – 2 AM

Gold Line Service Stops

Stop numbers refer to those used by NextRide. Line route and select stops are shown on the route map.


Wallis East light rail station
Police/FM
Hickory
Fretwell South
Cato
Robinson West
Levine
South Village
Harris Alumni Center West
Foundation Building
Harris Alumni Center East
Cone Deck
Reese
Robinson East
East Deck
Fretwell North
PaTS
Popp Martin Student Union
Belk

Gold Line route map
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Green Line

Green Line

 

  • North Campus Loop
  • Connecting North Deck to central campus and South Village
  • Monday – Friday, 6 AM – 2 AM
  • Saturday – Sunday, 9 AM – 2 AM

Green Line Service Stops

Stop numbers refer to those used by NextRide. Line route and select stops are shown on the route map.


North Deck
Wallis  West - light rail
Belk 
Woodward
Popp Martin Student Union
Auxiliary Services 
Fretwell South 
Cato 
Robinson West
Reese 
Cone Deck
Alumni Way
South Village Deck
Levine 
Robinson East
East Deck 1
Fretwell North
Hickory
Student Health Center
Police/FM

Green Line route map
(Click to enlarge)


Red Line

Silver Line

 

  • CRI Cross Campus
  • Lot 6 at John Kirk and Cameron to East Decks, Student Union, and CRI
  • Monday – Friday, 6 AM – 2 AM
  • Saturday – Sunday, 9 AM – 2 AM

Silver Line Service Stops

Stop numbers refer to those used by NextRide. Line route and select stops are shown on the route map.


Lot 6
Lot 5A
East Deck 2 at Lot 5
Fretwell North
PaTS
Popp Martin Student Union West
Athletics Complex West
EPIC
Grigg East
PORTAL
CRI Deck
PORTAL
Duke East
Grigg West
EPIC
Athletics Complex East
Woodward East
Popp Martin Student Union East
Auxiliary Services
Hickory
Student Health Center
Martin

Silver Line route map
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Transportation Tracking

NextRide app iconWhen will the bus arrive? UNC Charlotte NextRide will tell you! NextRide provides real-time transit feeds for campus bus and Niner Paratransit on a map with arrival predictions, schedules and service alerts. Routes, schedules, arrivals and bus movement can be seen in real time via:

  • Live Tracking Online
    • The real-time GPS tracking map shows the current location of all vehicles with color-coded route, stop and vehicle icons for easy identification.
  • Mobile Apps
    • View bus locations and arrival information in real-time using a free mobile app available in the Apple and Android app stores.
  • Text Messaging
    • The text message alert system allows users to receive SMS text messages showing the arrival time estimates for each bus stop. Simply send a request SMS text message including the stop ID and in just a few seconds, you will get a reply.

More information on UNC Charlotte Next Ride

Game-day Football Shuttle

During home football games, Niner Transit Silver and Green routes are modified to better serve campus transportation needs from 90 minutes before kick-off through one hour post-game. Football shuttles are also intended for use by those not attending game activities. Click here for route information.

Lost and Found

For items left on campus buses and Niner Paratransit vehicles, call PaTS at 704-687-0161.