LYNX Blue Line


LYNX Blue Line Extension One-Year Anniversary 

​Can you believe that it’s been a year since the LYNX Blue Line Extension opened and riders can travel from Historic SouthEnd to UNC Charlotte in one ride? We’re so excited we’re celebrating with activities the weeks of March 11 and 18! Find all the details here: 

​​​ Celebrating LYNX Ridership

March 14 at 8:45 a.m.
LYNX 3rd Street/Convention Center Station 

Charlotte Area Transit System will be celebrating 58 million riders, with our 58-millionth rider receiving a special presentation from our CEO John Lewis!

   ​​​ Coffee PopU​p

March 15 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
LYNX J.W. Clay Blvd. Station

Start your day off right with a cup of ‘Joe or tea. We’ll be handing out hot beverages at LYNX J.W. Clay Blvd. Station from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Get yourself a pick-me-up! 

     Transit Connects You Photo Contest 

March 18-29

Show us how CATS services help you travel where you need to go! Take photo of how CATS connects you to school, work, play or anything else and post it to Instagram. Make sure to tag us @RideCATS and make sure to use hashtag #BLEOneYear in the caption, along with a reason why the you love transit. We will accept photos through 5 p.m. on March 22, 201​9 and then will ask followers to vote on their favorite on our Instagram from March 25 to 29. Top three Winners will receive prizes! Find official rules here

 Transit Driver Appreciation Day

March 18

Honor your favorite transit driver as part of Transit Driver Appreciation Day! Hear from drivers who have been with CATS for many years and share a “thank you” card with the driver who gets you where you need to go! Find out more about TDAD here

   Do More With Your Commute With SkillPop

March 20 at 6:30 p.m. and 6:55 p.m.
LYNX I-485 Station and CTC/Arena Station 

Ready to make your commute even MORE productive? Ride the LYNX Blue Line and learn with SkillPop! Sign up here to learn about mobile photography for FREE. We will have one class that meets at LYNX I-485 Station at 6:30 p.m. and another class that meets at LYNX CTC/Arena Station at 6: 55 p.m. Learn more details here​​.