Ridership Continues to Rise

Public Transit Ridership East of the Cooper reached a historic peak in August 2014, before taking a slight dip due to 8 rain days in September. All routes are up over a year earlier. The 40 Mount Pleasant Bus (Running between Wando HS and downtown Charleston every 40 minutes Monday to Saturday, Sunday service once […]

Bus Ridership on #40 Route Rises by 2,409 passengers

Mount Pleasant, SC- Public Transit Bus Ridership East of the Cooper continued to increase in May 2014 according to data released by CARTA at its June Board Meeting. The #40 Mount Pleasant bus carried 15,629 passengers in May 2014, an increase of 2,409 passengers over May 2013. The #40 runs along and near Johnnie Dodds […]

Mount Pleasant, SC Bus Route Ridership Rises 54%

April 23, 2014, Mount Pleasant, SC- All East Cooper CARTA bus routes showed major increases in ridership in the April 2014 reports issued by the Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority. The new #41 Coleman Blvd Route, which runs from Downtown, through Patriot’s Point and along Coleman Blvd. to the BI-LO on Ben Sawyer Blvd. posted an […]

Ride CARTA Smart, Connected & Internet ETA Enabled

Passes, Google Transit, Bus Tracker & Twitter. Technology has transformed transit in the past ten years. Even though our buses are old, Charleston now enables smart, connected travel which can reduce the time you spend waiting. By using an electronic pass, planning your trips online, using bus tracker to get ETAs for your stop and […]