Fares & Info

FareKards are an easier, more simplified way to pay for General Public Trips. No need to carry cash or fumble for exact change. By purchasing FareKards you can prepay for your transportation AND get a discount off the cash rate.

What are FareKards?
A FareKard is a sheet of 24 tickets you purchase to ride KARTS. Each ticket is worth $1. Each time you board the vehicle, give the driver the number of tickets equivalent to your fare.

FareKards are non-refundable, so have your transportation scheduled before you purchase them. FareKards do not expire.

FareKards may not be used for trips to Wake Forest, Raleigh, Durham, or Chapel Hill.

How can I get FareKards?
FareKards may be purchased at the KARTS office or through the mail using THIS FORM. A regular FareKard sheet costs $20. Purchases must be cash or money orders only
; KARTS does not accept personal checks or debit/credit cards. KARTS’ drivers do not sell FareKards.

How much does it cost if I pay?
Rates are determined by the mileage from the point of origin to your destination.

Number of Miles One-Way Rate Round Trip Rate
0 – 10 $4 $8
10.1 – 20 $5 $10
20.1 – 30 $6 $12
30.1 – 40 $7 $14
40.1 – 50 $8 $16
Point of Origin Point of Destination Round Trip Fares
Franklin County Chapel Hill $25
Durham/Raleigh $20
Wake Forest $20
Granville County Chapel Hill $25
Durham/Raleigh $20
Wake Forest $20
Vance County Chapel Hill $25
Durham/Raleigh $20
Wake Forest $20
Warren County Chapel Hill $25
Durham/Raleigh $20
Wake Forest $20


For more information or to schedule a ride:
(252) 438-2573 or (800) 682-4329

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Relay North Carolina
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Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM