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 (Summer 2019 • All routes, 3 pages, prints 8.5 x 11)

Niner Transit Summer Schedule

Begins Monday, May 13

 Mary Alexander Rd. from Craver Rd. to Cameron Blvd. will be closed for construction. All Niner Transit routes will be detoured. Other construction detours may occur throughout the summer. See nextride.uncc.edu or check the UNCCNextRide app for the latest updates.

Weekdays:

Silver Route: Summer Service hours, 6:30 am - 2 am
  • 1 bus runs 6:30 am - 7:00 am
  • 2 buses run 7:00 am - 8:00 am
  • 3 buses run 8:00 am - 12:00 am
  • 2 buses run 12:00 am - 1:00 am
  • 1 bus runs 1:00 am - 2:00 am
Gold Route: Summer Service hours 6:30 am - 12:00 am
  • 2 buses run 6:30 am - 12:00 am
Green Route: Summer Service hours 6:30 am - 2:00 am.
  • 1 bus runs 6:30 am  - 8:00 am
  • 2 buses run 8:00 am - 12:00 am
  • 1 bus runs 12 am - 2:00 am

Saturday and Sunday:

Silver Route: Summer Service hours, 9:00 am - 2:00 am
  • 1 bus runs 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • 2 buses run 10:00 am - 12:00 am
  • 1 bus runs 12:00 am - 2:00 am
Green Route: Summer Service hours, 9:00 am - 2:00 am
  • 1 bus runs 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • 2 buses run 10:00 am - 12:00 am
  • 1 bus runs 12:00 am - 2:00 am

Summer 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
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
Popp Martin Student Union
Belk

Map showing Gold Route during Summer Service
(Click to enlarge)


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
Student Health Center
Police/FM

Map showing summer Green bus route
(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
Popp Martin Student Union West
Athletics Complex West
EPIC
Motorsports East
PORTAL
CRI Deck
PORTAL
Duke East
EPIC
Athletics Complex East
*Union Deck 
*Wallis - Light Rail
* Police and Public Safety/FM
Martin

 

* Temporary bus stops, Summer 2019

map of Silver Route, summer 2019
(Click to enlarge)


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 two hours 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.