Get on Board…

Ride the Wave!

Get on Board…

Ride the Wave!

Get on Board…

Ride the Wave!

Real Time Tracking

Never miss your bus again thanks to real time tracking. Updated automatically every 30 seconds, you can easily see where you bus is and when it will arrive.

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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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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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Get Accessible Services

We provide a variety of services including Accessible Van Service, Travel Training, and Community Outreach to help everyone Connect to public transportation.

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Route & Service Alerts

All routes operating on normal schedule.

Due to construction to replace an underground pipe at Front Street and Carolina Beach Road routes 201 and 204 may experience intermittent delays and detours. We appreciate your patience.

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Plan Your Trip

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

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February 27
Big THANK YOU to the Division of Services for the Deaf for training our staff on customer service for deaf and hard…
February 25
Your high five is ready! Hanging with CFDC at @ACCESSILM 5K! #ILM
February 24
Perfect weather for the @ACCESSILM 5K tomorrow. Stop by our table for a high five before you crush your PR! #ILM…


Community Events

Wave is YOUR community public transportation provider! Get to know Wave at an upcoming event.



Public Notices

Notice of Opportunity for Public Hearing
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 additional details.

Notice of Public Meeting
A meeting of the Cape Fear Public Transportation Authority will be held on Thursday, March23, 2017 at 12:00 pm in the Board Room at Forden Station, 505 Cando Street, Wilmington, NC 28405.
The meeting includes a public comment period for the community to address the Authority.  An agenda will be posted approximately one week prior to the meeting.

Accessible Information

Website content and other resource material is available in alternate formats such as large print, audio, and Spanish language. Alternate formats will be provided upon request.

Please contact us by phone or email to request an alternate format.

Phone: (910) 202-2045