Orange County Public Transportation


In response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Orange County Public Transportation will be operating on a modified schedule. Effective Monday, May 11th OCPT will take reservations for all appointments, fixed-route service will be as follows:

Hillsborough Circulator: 8 am - 5 pm

Orange - Chapel Hill Connector: 9:45 am - 3:50 pm

Orange-Alamance Connector: No Service

Per the Orange County Board of County Commissioners Emergency Order: Anyone on a county vehicle should wear a mask or face covering. We ask that when possible to limit your time spent on public transit and when necessary please remember to do the following:

Wear a Mask or Face Covering*

Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve (not your hands) when coughing or sneezing.

Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer when available

(Masks are available upon request, please ask your operator. Masks are subject to availability) 

*OCPT will temporarily operate a fare-free service until further notice; please be advised that service is still modified to the above text*


  1. Service Reminders
  2. Service Updates


How to book a trip through Orange County Public Transportation 
  • Non-Medicaid Trips: Call Reservation Line 919-245-2004
  • Medicaid Trips: Call Orange County Department of Social Service Voicemail 919-245-2774

Orange County Public Transportation is a transit organization committed to promoting a healthful quality of life for all residents of Orange County, NC. Orange County Public Transportation strives to provide a comprehensive continuum of locally-accessible, community-based transportation services. 

TDD/ TTY:  (919)644-3045


*All Passengers MUST pay fare at the time of ride*

Demand Response Services:

Medicaid Transportation Service (Non-Emergency Medical Transportation-NEMT)

Complimentary Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transportation

Services Provided by Rural Operating Assistance Program (ROAP) Funding:

  • Elderly and Disabled Medical Transportation ( EDTAP)
  • Rural General Public ( RGP)
  • EMPL (Department of Social Service: Work First)

 Fixed Routes:

Community Involvement:

Volunteer Advisory Board and Commissions

Orange Unified Transportation Board