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Tar Heel Express Service to the North Carolina vs. Western Carolina Basketball Game Dec. 6
Chapel Hill Transit will provide Tar Heel Express shuttle service on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, for the North Carolina basketball game against Western Carolina, scheduled for 7 p.m. at Dean E. Smith Center.
Tar Heel Express shuttles will begin at 5:30 p.m. from the park and rides located at Friday Center, Southern Village, Airport Drive (103 Airport Drive, Chapel Hill) and Jones Ferry. Shuttles will also be available from the Carolina Coffee Shop located at 138 East Franklin Street (no parking provided).
The shuttles will provide continuous and fully accessible service, running every 10 to 15 minutes between the park and rides and the Dean E. Smith Center. The shuttles will operate for approximately forty-five (45) minutes following the game.
Shuttles drop off and pick up on Bowles Drive in front of the Dean E. Smith Center. Shuttle rides are $5 for a round-trip or $3 for a one-way trip.
Park and ride permits are not required during Tar Heel Express events.
For additional information on Tar Heel Express, please visit Chapel Hill Transit's website at townofchapelhill.org/tarheelexpress, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call a customer service representative at 919-485-7433.