Heading Out of Town for Break?

Check out the transit options below, or sign up for ride-matching through ShareTheRideNC  (log in with Onyen).


Serving Charlotte, NC
BreakShuttle provides luxury motor coaches for UNC students to get home to Charlotte during school breaks.

Alamance Burlington Express

Serving Mebane, Graham, Burlington, Greensboro
Alamance Burlington Express connects the Triad to the Triangle. This bus begins in Greensboro and stops at various points along I-40 before arriving at UNC, Monday through Friday. Students can ride for $1.25 one-way with student ID.


Serving Charlotte, NC; Richmond, VA; Washington, DC; and New York City, NY
Megabus leaves from Willard Street in Durham, adjacent to the Durham bus station. GoTriangle connects UNC to the Durham Station, Monday through Saturday. Make reservations online or by calling 1-877-462-6342.


Serving Cities Nationwide
Greyhound buses leave from Durham and Raleigh, 7 days a week. GoTriangle connects UNC to the stations in Durham and Raleigh, Monday – Saturday. Make reservations with Greyhound online or by calling 1-800-229-9424.


Serving Cities Nationwide
Amtrak trains provide service to many cities. Check out their Interactive Route Atlas to see the most direct routes. GoTriangle connects UNC to the stations in Durham and Raleigh. Make reservations with Amtrak online or by calling 1-877-632-3788.

Raleigh-Durham (RDU) International Airport

Raleigh-Durham (RDU) International Airport is the closest airport to UNC, located directly between Durham and Raleigh. GoTriangle connects UNC to RDU Airport (transfer from route 800 to route 100; ask driver for transfer ticket). During Thanksgiving, Fall, and Spring Breaks, UNC students can ride the free Point-to-Point (P2P) shuttle service.