Public Transit Bus at Charleston, SC Airport

Transit riders wanting to travel to and from the Charleston International Airport to Mount Pleasant and the East Cooper area have new options which make the trip more comfortable and faster than in the past. The Aviation Authority put a bench out at the bus stop in July 2014 so riders can now sit down […]

40 Mount Pleasant Bus Route Up 19.9%

  Mount Pleasant, SC- East Cooper received good news in the CARTA April 2014 ridership report.  The #40 Mount Pleasant bus is now at 13 Riders per hour, total of 15,670 for the month, up 2,963 over one year ago, a 19.9% increase.  That is an all time record ridership for this route, which carried 9704 passengers in July 2007.  The route […]

How Will Charleston Ride the Bus 2030?

  The City of Charleston has launched a new transportation planningeffort and public transit seems to be getting some attention.  Asalways these efforts tend to degenerate to an autocentric quest forparking and asphalt unless we get the transit riding community to engage.  The effort was reported in the Post and Courier today.Please help keep this […]

Park Pleasantly & Play Downtown

Mount Pleasant, SC is just across the river from Downtown Charleston and offers over one thousand hotel rooms at rates hundreds of dollars a day less than downtown.  Many of our hotels offer pools and other on site amenities downtown hotels cannot.  You can stay in Mount Pleasant, saving thousands of dollars on your vacation […]

Vote Tuesday, May 7

Over the past three weeks, thousands of Transit riders in Charleston, Summerville, Goose Creek and Beaufort have been given an informational flyer on the Congressional Election “We Ride Together, We Vote Together.“ (Downloadable PDF) If you would like to help hand these flyers out on the buses to other riders, a very powerful way to encourage […]