All Routes - Ride CATS to the Race!
CATS will be operating additional service aboard the 79X Concord Mills Express for fans attending the Bank of American 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, October 15th.
The 79X will operate its regular schedule starting at 8:55 a.m. Beginning at 12:00 noon, extra buses will be added so the service will run directly from Uptown Charlotte to Charlotte Motor Speedway. Buses going to the Speedway will operate every 20 minutes until 6:00 p.m. Customers can catch the 79X on the 4th Street side of the Charlotte Transportation Center.
Fare for the 79X is $7.00 round trip and tickets can be purchased online at ridetransit.org. Advanced ticket purchases can be mailed or picked up at the Charlotte Transportation Center. Customers picking up their pass order will have until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 15th to pick up their passes from the CATS Pass Sales and Information Center. Customers may also pay onboard the bus. Remember, you must have exact fare.
Passengers may bring small coolers that fit in their laps, but no eating or drinking is permitted onboard. Pick up and drop off locations at Charlotte Motor Speedway will be near the track’s main entrance. Buses will begin operating immediately after the checkered flag.