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.


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!


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.

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.

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.

Service Alerts

All service operating normal schedule.


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

Downtown Trolley Route Testing September 1-30, 2018


In order to Improve the Downtown Trolley, a new route will be tested this September. The last day of the current route will be Friday, August 31st. The test route will begin on Saturday, September 1st and the final day of testing will be Sunday, September 30th.

We want to know how you like the proposed route! Opportunities for input on the pilot route will be available in the near future.

Click HERE or on the image below to view a schedule of the test route.

Valerie shares her experience Riding the Wave

Click on the image below to watch the video now!

Follow Wave on Social Media

August 15
Do you know the difference between a pet and a #ServiceAnimal? We partner with @paws4people to make sure our staff…
August 14
Where can you go by #bus? With 15 routes in @NewHanoverCo and @BrunswickGovt, we can take you just about everywhere…
August 10
Thanks to our bus ad installer Locklair Signs for this charming painting of our #Downtown #Trolley! Next month a ne…


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, August 23, 2018 at 12:00 pm in the Board Room at Forden Station, 505 Cando Street, Wilmington, NC 28405.  A copy of the agenda will be posted here approximately one week prior to the scheduled meeting.

Accessible Information

Website content and other resource material is available in alternate formats and will be provided upon request. Click the icon below to request information in an alternate format.