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Experience the R-LINE, an eco-friendly approach to urban transportation. This FREE, high-frequency, circulator service connects you to restaurants, retail, entertainment venues, museums, hotels, and parking facilities in Downtown Raleigh.

Buses run approximately every 15 minutes...

  • Monday-Wednesday: 7:00am to 11:00pm
  • Thursday-Saturday: 7:00am to 2:15am
  • Sunday: 1:00pm to 8:00pm

The route serves major destinations including...

  • Raleigh Convention Center
  • Red Hat Amphitheater
  • Performing Arts Center
  • Shaw University
  • Fayetteville Street
  • Moore Square
  • GoRaleigh Station
  • The State Capitol
  • NC Museum of Natural Sciences
  • NC Museum of History
  • State Legislature & State Government Complex
  • William Peace University
  • Seaboard Station
  • Smoky Hollow
  • Glenwood South
  • Warehouse District
  • Multiple Downtown Grocery Stores
  • Raleigh Union Station
  • And more!

How To Start Riding

  • Open the GoRaleigh Live Map
  • Go to "View Routes"
  • Select "RLine - Free Downtown Circulator" to view where the buses are along the route
  • Plan your trip or find your nearest stop using the other buttons in the top left of the page

Contact Information

For questions or comments, call the GoRaleigh Call Center at (919) 485-RIDE or learn more about GoRaleigh Transit from the City of Raleigh.