Wolfline Transit System

Wolfline is NC State's bus service which is tailored to student class schedules, but also serves the general public fare-free. Wolfline buses operate every day classes are in session, serving all three campuses, three park & ride lots, official NCSU housing and privately-owned apartment complexes located on city streets traveled by Wolfline buses on the way to or from these areas.

No university ID, pass, or fare is required to ride! Buses are red and white and black with the Wolfline logo lettering.

Wolfline buses travel along designated routes and only stop at designated Wolfline stops; some of which are shared stops with city (GoRaleigh) and regional (GoTriangle) transit providers. A few routes are designated as "limited stop."

Call 919-515-WOLF or email us with your suggestions!

People with low vision or blindness are encouraged to call NCSU Transportation at  919-515-3424 of assistance in utilizing the Transit Visualization System (TVS), which provides real-time bus locations along all Wolfline routes.

Wolfline Riders - Bus Interior

Special Service Periods

wheelchair access and help on bus

Wolfline Accessibility

  • All Wolfline buses are equipped with wheelchair lifts.
  • 40 foot long buses also have a kneeling capability to assist those with limited mobility.
  • People with low vision or blindness are encouraged to call Transportation at 919-515-3424 for assistance in utilizing the Transloc Transit Visualization System (TVS) which provides real-time bus locations along all Wolfline routes.

Other Local Accessibility Services

City of Raleigh - GoRaleigh Access
ART is subsidized taxi and handicab service for persons with disabilities preventing them from driving a car and/or using Capital Area Transit.

GoTriangle - Accessibility Services
The program allows eligible users to ride in taxis or wheelchair-accessible handicab vans for part or all of a trip between cities in the Triangle region at the cost of $4.50 per trip (subject to change)

Wolfline Resources

Wolfline Listserv

Learn about Listserv (group news email list) and sign up today to receive email announcements such as changes to routes, schedules, and detours.

Listserv Sign-up

Listen to Announcements

Wolfline Announcements: 919-515-WOLF. Listen to the upcoming holiday schedule changes, detours, and other service changes.


Call the Wolfline

Lost & Found

Think you lost something or found an item on the Wolfline?



Call 919-861-6960


Other Transit Options

Explore Alternative Transportation WolfTrails pages to learn about local transit options to get to the RDU airport, Raleigh and other Research Triangle area locations.

Ride Local and Regional Transit Farefree

Be sure to Get Your GoPass to travel FREE on city and regional bus lines.