Hours of Operation & Holiday Calendar

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CHT operates service from 5:00am to 11:56pm, Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 6:30pm on Saturday, and 10:30am to 11:30pm on Sunday. 

Chapel Hill Transit adjusts service levels at various times throughout the year to meet service demands. The general service schedule will operate from August 15, 2017 to August 12, 2018. During the following times schedules are adjusted to better accommodate University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill breaks.

  • December 16, 2017 to January 7, 2018 - Winter Break
  • March 9, 2018 to March 18, 2018 - Spring Break
  • May 12, 2018 to August 12, 2018 - Summer Break

Break Service Schedule

  • The weekday NU does not operate. 
  • The Safe Ride routes do not operate. 
  • The NU and U routes do not operate on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • The A-Limited routes do not operate.
Holiday Schedule


On New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, Chapel Hill Transit will not operate.

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Good Friday, the Day after Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Eve, Chapel Hill Transit will operate on Saturday Schedules with no U or NU routes.

Please check individual route for times, look for service notices on our vehicles or call a customer service representative at 919-485-7433 for additional information.

Services Operated
Thursday, November 23
No Service 
Friday, November 24
Saturday Service
Sunday, December 24
No Service
Monday, December 25
No Service
Tuesday, December 26
Saturday Service (GoTriangle 420 will operate)
Wednesday, December 27
Local Service ONLY* (GoTriangle 420 will operate)
Thursday, December 28
Local Service ONLY*  (GoTriangle 420 will operate)
Friday, December 29
Saturday Service (GoTriangle 420 will operate)
Saturday, December 30
Saturday Service & Tar Heel Express will operate for UNC Basketball Game
Sunday, December 31
No Service
Monday, January 1
No Service (GoTriangle 420 will not operate)

* Local Service = A, B, CL, CM, CW, D, F, G, HS, J, N, NS, RU, S, T, U & V.  Routes not operating = A-Limited, CCX, CPX, FCX, HU, JFX & NU.

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