CATS operates more than 70 bus routes, including local, express and express plus services to get you where you need to go. Local service operates within the Charlotte City limits. Local buses make frequent stops during the day, and often run seven days a week. Express service provides quick transportation – with minimal stops – from the towns and communities outside of the Charlotte City limits, but within Mecklenburg County. Express buses only operate Monday through Friday during morning and evening rush hour. With the exception of the #77X North Meck Express, there is no Express weekend service. Express Plus service includes service to neighboring counties. Express Plus buses also only operate Monday through Friday during morning and evening rush hour.