There are many different transit options for getting to and from campus. Service between UNC, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro is supported by Chapel Hill Transit, while the U and RU Routes circulate around campus from early morning to early evening during the weekdays. GoTriangle / Triangle Transit provides direct bus service between Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh and other parts of the Triangle. Park & Ride lots allow riders to park near a bus stop.

Transportation News

South Road Opening on August 11

August 2, 2017

A utility improvement project will require the closure of a segment of South Road beginning May 15, 2017, through Aug. 11, 2017. During this period, South Road will be closed to through traffic between UNC Student Stores and Raleigh Street. Please drive slowly and with caution, follow detour signs, and…

Categories: Construction, Detour, Transit


Mary Ellen Jones Elevated Plaza Construction *UPDATED*

August 1, 2017

Construction of the elevated plaza that will connect the Mary Ellen Jones and Thurston Bowles buildings will begin Wednesday, May 24, 2017, and is expected to be completed October 2017.

Categories: Construction, Detour


Geotechnical Borings on South Campus

July 24, 2017

Contractors for GoTriangle will be on south campus performing geotechnical borings as part of the proposed Durham-Orange Light Rail Project. Typical work hours will be Monday-Friday from approximately 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., and the work is anticipated to be completed by August 18. Although a detailed schedule of boring locations is…

Categories: Construction