Senior Tar Heel is a fare discount program for individuals age 60 and over. The program allows the individuals to ride the regular fixed-route system for half the regular fare.
The individual needs to bring proof of his/her age to the Human Relations department located at 331 South Franklin Street on the first floor of the City Administrative Complex. A staff member will prepare a Senior Tar Heel identification card for the individual.
There is no cost for the Senior Half-Fare card for qualified passengers.
Upon boarding the bus, the individual must present the card to the bus operator. The operator will permit the individual to ride the bus for half the regular fare.
The Transit Office is located at 100 Coastline Street (Downtown Train Station), on the 3rd floor in Suite 315.
Our phone number is (252) 972-1174.