CATS (the Charlotte Area Transit System) is now linked with Google Trip Planner, so it’s possible to get a route including public transit options in Charlotte NC.
To view any available public transit options for a given starting point and destination in Charlotte NC and pull up a route with any public transit options, including directions to the nearest public transit routes and estimated time for the trip.
To access the trip planner, you can either go to the CATS website (the trip planner’s on the lower right side of the page) or go to the Google Trip Planner website (just make sure the drop down below the address boxes shows “by public transit”).
Now that CATS is included in google’s trip planner tool it’s a resource for current Charlotte NC residents and visitors to quickly research transit options. It could also be really useful for home buyers in Charlotte NC when searching for a home in Charlotte NC with convenience to public transit.
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