Wave is YOUR public transportation provider!


We participate in community events, partner with local nonprofits and municipalities, and provide outreach to schools, clubs,  associations, and other groups. We also support local programs for people with disabilities and people age 65 and over through the award of transportation grants.

Would you like to partner with us, or invite us to participate in your event?

Give us a call at 910-202-2045, or send an email to bditri@wavetransit.com.

Wave Transit cannot provide shuttle service for events in most cases.

White flyer with dark blue text and a steaming mug of coffee. How do I ride the bus? Transit 101 - Start your day with a free lesson on all things Wave Transit! Free and open to everyone. No RSVP required. Tuesday, August 16 from 9:00am - 10:00am at Forden Station (505 Cando St). Have questions? Email Brianna at info@wavetransit.com or call (910) 343 - 0106

Earth Day


Parking Day 2016

Parking Day, Downtown Wilmington

You can get to know Wave at events like these:


Earth Day Festival

Sharks Game Night, Legion Stadium

Involvement Fair, UNCW

CFCC Resource Fair

Parking Day, Downtown Wilmington

NHCS Transition Fair


Polar Plunge, Carolina Beach

Community Grants


Wave Transit offers an annual opportunity for nonprofits, local government, and private providers of public transportation to apply for grant funding to support transportation projects for people age 65 and over and people with disabilities.

Wave Transit offers an annual grant funding opportunity in order to remove barriers to transportation, and increase mobility options for people with disabilities and older adults in our community. A Call for Projects is released in March with applications due in May.

FY2024 Section 5310 Community Grant Application (Fillable PDF)
March 14, 2023: First day to submit application for 5310 funds
May 2, 2023: Last day to submit application for 5310 funds
May 2023: Applicants notified of selection
July 2023: Funding available

For more information please contact Brianna at (910) 202-2045 or bditri@wavetransit.com.