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Anyone can ride fare-free Chapel Hill Transit! Tar Heel Bikes are available to everyone for a free hour each day.
The following subsidies are available to eligible commuters:
- Free bus pass to ride GoTriangle, PART Express, or Chatham Transit
- Vanpool discount of $330 per van per month
Permanent employees: 1 permit per calendar month, printed through Online Services. Permits can be used in S11 lots on Skipper Bowles Dr, UNC/Town Park-and-Ride lots, or remote work locations (“R” zone) – excluding R2 lot.
Chapel Hill/Carrboro: P2P Emergency Ride Back provides rides to local Park-and-Ride lots and residences.
Regional commuters: Register for GoTriangle’s Emergency Ride Home (for employees only).
CT Express riders: Call Chatham Transit at 919-542-5136. (M-F, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)
PART vanpool riders: Use PART’s Emergency Ride Home program. (for employees only)
For over a decade, UNC has been a proud member of Best Workplaces for Commuters. These nationally-recognized organizations offer outstanding commuter benefits to their employees, encouraging them to use alternative transportation to reduce traffic and improve air quality.