Local Transit

Wolfline Campus Transit

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line of Wolfline buses

Wolfline is the NCSU transit system, connecting Main, Centennial, and Centennial BioMedical campuses with surrounding areas. During Fall & Spring semesters, Wolfline operates 12 daytime routes and four (4) evening routes.

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Wolfline is free and open to the public, just stand at a Wolfline stop to ride. All transit vehicles are universally accessible.


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Capital Area Transit (CAT) bus

GoRaleigh, the City of Raleigh's public transit service, offers city-wide bus service.

Four (4) GoRaleigh routes serve the NCSU campus:

  • route 4
  • route 11
  • route 11L
  • route 12

The University's WolfProwl evening route is designed to connect to the City's R-line - a free downtown circulator.

For detailed route and schedule information, visit the GoRaleigh website or call 919-485-RIDE for more information. GoRaleigh route maps are also available at NCSU Transportation and the Talley Student Center.


Regional Transit


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Triangle Transit Bus near campus

GoTriangle provides regional bus service to NC State from Raleigh, Cary, Apex, Durham, Chapel Hill, Wake Forest, Zebulon, Wendell and many points in between.

NCSU is served by the following GoTriangle routes:

  • Route 100: Raleigh (Hillsborough St.) to RDU Airport and the Regional Transit Center (RTC) - near RTP
  • Route 105: Regional Transit Center (RTC) to downtown Raleigh via Hillsborough St.
  • Routes 300/301: Downtown Cary to downtown Raleigh via Western Boulevard.
  • Route 305: Downtown Raleigh to Crossroads in Cary via Western Blvd.
  • Route DRX: Express service to and from Durham.
  • Route CRX: Express service to and from Chapel Hill.
  • Connections available at the Regional Transit Center for access to Durham (Route 400/405/700), Chapel Hill (Route 800/805), Apex (Route 311) and other area destinations.
  • Express service is available from Wake Forest (WRX), Knightdale (KRX), Fuquay-Varina (FRX) and Zebulon/Wendell (ZWX) to Moore Square Station in downtown Raleigh (with transfers to GoRaleigh and GoTriangle routes for access to campus).

For detailed route maps or schedules, check out GoTriangle's web page or contact the regional transit Call Center at 919-485-RIDE. Regional park-and-ride lots are also available.