Ride CATS to the Race!


All Routes

Ride CATS to the Race!

On Saturday, October 8, 2016 the Charlotte Area Transit System will operate additional service on route 80X Concord Express to take customers to the Bank of America 500 Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Round trip fare for this service is $8.80.

The extra service will begin operating at 12:00 noon on Saturday. Buses will run every 20 minutes with the last bus departing the Charlotte Transportation Center at 6:00 p.m. Customers can catch the 80X on the 4th St. side of the Charlotte Transportation Center.

Service will include making a loop Uptown and stopping near the NASCAR Hall of Fame, and near several major hotels along College Street, and Trade Street before departing for the Speedway.

Customers looking to park in the Uptown area may park at one of seven LYNX park and ride locations and ride the light rail into Uptown.  Customers riding the LYNX Blue Line should exit at the CTC/Arena Station and walk downstairs to the 4th St. side of the CTC for service.

Roundtrip fare is $8.80 per person.  Customers paying onboard must have exact change.  Roundtrip tickets can be purchased in advance from the CATS website.

Call 704-336-RIDE (7433) for further information.​