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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Service Alerts

Route 101 Princess Place is unable to service the bus stop located at Gingerwood Dr. in front of Costco until further notice. Customers are being instructed to use Forden Station as an alternative to this bus stop.

On July 3, 2017 we began service to the Wilmington International Airport via route 207.

Service to the NHC Jail will be now be provided by request only. Customers may request a pick-up by calling (910) 343-0106.Customers wishing to get off at this location must notify the driver upon boarding.

Click the button below to view the new route map and service times.

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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 30 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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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!

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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.

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Public Notices

Notice of Public Meeting
A meeting of the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority will be held on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm in the Board Room at Forden Station, 505 Cando Street, Wilmington, NC 28405.
The meeting will include a public comment period for the community to address the Authority.  A copy of the agenda will be posted approximately one week prior to the meeting.

Notice of Opportunity for a Public Hearing
Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority
Fiscal Year 2016 – 2017

Pursuant to the provisions of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act, (Public Law 114-94) and Appropriated under the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016 PL 114-113, notice is hereby given that persons who wish to request a public hearing on the following projects must submit said request in writing to the following address:

Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority
Attention: Albert Eby, Executive Director
P.O. Box 12630
Wilmington, NC 28405-0130

If no requests are received within fifteen (15) days from the publication of this notice, the public hearing process will be considered complete, no public hearing will be deemed necessary, and the Proposed Program of Projects will become the Final Program of Projects. Click here for a copy of the proposed program of projects.


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