Get on Board…Ride the Wave!

Get on Board…Ride the Wave!

Get on Board…Ride the Wave!

Get on Board…Ride the Wave!

Get on Board…Ride the Wave!

Routes & Schedules

Need a route for a specific bus? Trying to plan your journey? Get all the information you need for our buses and shuttles right here.
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Contact Us

Call, email, send a letter, message us via Facebook or Twitter, or stop by Forden Station. Customer Service representatives are available 7 days a week. Give us a call!


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Real Time Tracking

Never miss your bus again thanks to real time tracking. Updated automatically every 10 seconds, you can easily see where your bus is and when it will arrive.
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Get Accessible Services

We provide a variety of services including Accessible Van Service (DART) , Travel Training, and Community Outreach to help everyone Connect to public transportation.
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Making Waves Foundation

This important foundation provides help to those who wouldn’t otherwise have access to transportation. You can change someone’s life with a tax deductible donation.
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Service Alerts

All service running normal schedule.     

Effective 11/20/17 until further notice, the Green Seahawk Shuttle stop at Isaac Bear parking lot will be relocated to the corner of Hamilton and McMillan.

Service to the NHC Jail via Route 207 will be now be provided on a scheduled basis during the following hours: 6:00am, 8:00am, 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm and 8:00pm.  Service to the NHC Jail will be provided by request during the following hours: 7:00am, 9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm and 7:00pm.  Customers may request a pick-up during the deviated hours by calling (910) 343-0106.  Customers wishing to get off at this location should notify the driver upon boarding.

Plan Your Trip

Where do you want to go today?

Wave Transit is committed to helping residents and visitors explore our beautiful area in safety and comfort.

Enjoy your ride!

Community Center

Valerie shares her experience Riding the Wave.

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January 16
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Community Outreach

Wave is YOUR public transportation provider!

We’re out in the community keeping you informed of available transportation, and getting your input to make sure our services reflect your needs.

Click the icon below to see our outreach calendar!




Public Notices

Notice of Public Meeting

A meeting of the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 12:00 pm in the Board Room at Forden Station, 505 Cando Street, Wilmington, NC 28405.  Click here for a copy of the meeting agenda.

Wave Transit Offers Transportation Grant

Wave Transit announces a funding opportunity for nonprofits, government agencies, and private providers of public transportation. Grants are available to fund transportation within the Cape Fear Region for people age 65 and over and people with disabilities. The application can be accessed beginning November 1, 2017. Applications must be received by January 5, 2018 with grant awards occurring on July 1, 2018.  For more information please contact Vanessa Lacer by Phone: 910-202-2045, or Email:

Para recibir una solicitud en español por favor, póngase en contacto con Vanessa Lacer al 910-202-2045 o

Download an application HERE.

Accessible Information

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