CARTA is still providing regular routes and has implemented robust cleaning protocols to ensure safe travel for all riders.
The CARTA CARE-A-VAN program has recently increased the services it currently provides to especially vulnerable populations related to the COVID-19 pandemic. To learn more about these services and to see if you qualify, please call 423-698-9038.
*Effective Monday April 13, 2020
- The Downtown Shuttle will operate from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.. The North Shore Shuttle will operate from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.
- There will be no weekend service on either shuttle route.
- Fixed route bus services will operate on Saturday schedules with the last trip from downtown at 9:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and will operate on regular Sunday schedules.
- All passengers will board by rear door to minimize contact with drivers.
- Only 10 passengers will be permitted on any given bus at any given time. Extra buses will be deployed as much as possible to assist with capacity issues.