How to Ride

KARTS is a public, rural transportation system. All rides are provided on a scheduled/reserved basis. Our goal is to provide transportation that is convenient, safe, affordable and dependable. KARTS serves Franklin, Granville, Vance and Warren Counties.

Who can ride KARTS?
Anyone! It is public transportation.

Where can KARTS take me?
KARTS can take you anywhere you need to go, such as doctor appointments, grocery stores, drug stores, work or pleasure outings. We also have days set up for trips to Wake Forest and Raleigh on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday and to Durham and Chapel Hill Monday through Friday.

How can I get a ride on KARTS?
Trip requests are taken Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Service requests for the following day are taken no later than 1:00 PM or as capacity allows.

How much does it cost if I pay?
Rates are determined by the mileage from the point of origin to your destination. Learn more about Rates here.

What are FareKards?
FareKards are pre-paid tickets purchased from our office that one can use in lieu of cash when riding KARTS. By purchasing FareKards, you also get a discount off the cash rate. Learn more about FareKards here.