Routes & Schedules

3 Routes 3 Destinations $3 or less

Looking for a quick, convenient ride from the airport to Center City, Northlake or South Charlotte? Then get on board one of three CATS routes serving Charlotte Douglas International Airport.  With CATS Airport Services, like the Sprinter and Airport Connector Routes 590 and 591, you can travel to and from the airport hassle-free and for $3.00 or less per ride.  Get on board any of these routes and enjoy a hassle free trip on your next visit to the airport.    CATS.  Your Ride is Here.

Route 5 Sprinter

Leaves from the Charlotte Transportation Center

Services starts at 5:05 a.m. from Uptown
Operates every 20 minutes, Monday – Friday
Operates every 30 minutes on Saturday and Sunday
Last trip leaves the Airport at 11:54 pm Monday – Friday; last trip leaves at 12:55 am Saturday-Sunday 
Check here for the schedule​​ and fares/passes

Route 590 Airport Connector - Northlake 

Leaves from the Northlake Mall Park and Ride   
Service starts at 4:50 a.m.
Operates every 30 minutes, 7 days a week
Last trip leaves Northlake Mall Park and Ride at 11:25 p.m.      
Express bus fare is required
Check here for the schedule and fares/passes