Things You Need to Know
Will open March 16, 2018
Trains arrive every 7½ minutes during peak hours.
11 new stations, including 2 on campus and 1 at Center City.
Students pay $25/semester. Faculty/staff can opt-in for $75/year.
11 Park & Ride facilities; 4 along the extension.
22-minute commute from UNC Charlotte to Uptown.
A $10 addition to the Transportation Miscellaneous Service Charge will go into effect for spring semester 2018 to cover the unlimited, all-access CATS pass when the LYNX Blue Line Extension begins service to campus. The $10 is prorated to reflect the light rail's arrival in the middle of the semester. In fall 2018, the cost for the all-access pass will be $25 for the semester.