Chapel Hill Transit routes detoured due to Ridge Road closure beginning July 26

Chapel Hill Transit will implement a detour for the A, CCX, DX, RU and U Routes beginning on Tuesday, July 26, due to a major street resurfacing project on Ridge Road. The project will affect all vehicular traffic on Ridge Road and is expected to last roughly three weeks. View full fixed route schedule and route changes.

Fixed Route Schedule and Route Changes

  • A Route (to UNC Hospitals): From Raleigh Street, the route will detour left on South Road to Raleigh Road, right on Fordham Boulevard, right on Manning Drive to regular route 
    • Missed Stops: South Road at Student Stores, Stadium Drive at Stadium Gate #2, Stadium Drive at Ridge and Ridge Road at Rams Head Deck 
    • Alternate Stops: Raleigh Street at Magnum Hall, South Road at Woolen Gym and Manning Drive at Public Safety
  • A Route (from UNC Hospitals Parking Deck): From Manning Drive at UNC Hospitals Parking Deck, continue on Manning Drive to Fordham Boulevard, left on Fordham Boulevard, right on the Raleigh Road exit to Raleigh Road, continue on South Road to regular route.
    • Missed Stops: Ridge Road at Ehringhaus Hall, Ridge Road at Stadium Drive, Stadium Drive at Carmichael Hall and South Road at Fetzer Gym
    • Alternate Stops: Manning Drive at Craige Deck and South Road at Raleigh Street
  •  CCX Route
    • AM: From Manning Drive at UNC Hospitals Deck, continue on Manning Drive to Fordham Boulevard left on Fordham Boulevard, right on the Raleigh Road exit to Raleigh Road, continue on South Road to regular route
      • Missed Stops: Ridge Road at Ehringhaus Hall
      • Alternate Stops: Manning Drive at Craige Deck 
    • PM: From South Road at Fetzer Gym, the route will continue on Raleigh Street to Fordham Boulevard, right on Fordham Boulevard, right on Manning Drive to Continue regular route
      • Missed Stops: Ridge Road at Rams Head Deck
      • Alternate Stops: Manning Drive at Public Safety
  • DX Route: From Manning Drive at UNC Hospitals Parking Deck, continue on Manning Drive to Fordham Boulevard, left on Fordham Boulevard, right on the Raleigh Road exit to Raleigh Road, continue on South Road to regular route
    • Missed Stops: Ridge Road at Ehringhaus Hall, Ridge Road at Stadium Drive and South Road at Fetzer Gym
    • Alternate Stops: Manning Drive at Craige Deck and South Road at Raleigh Street
  • RU Route: From Family Medicine, left on Bowles Drive, right on Manning Drive, left on Fordham Boulevard right on the Raleigh Road exit to Raleigh Road, continue on South Road to regular route
    • Missed Stops: Ridge Road at Ehringhaus Hall, Ridge Road at Stadium Drive and Ridge Road at Law School
    • Alternate Stops: South Road at Country Club Drive and Manning Drive at Craige Deck
  • U Route: From Raleigh Street, the route will detour left on South Road to Raleigh Road, right on Fordham Boulevard, right on Manning Drive to Continue regular route
    • Missed Stops: South Road at Student Stores, Stadium Drive at Stadium Gate #2, Stadium Drive at Ridge, Ridge Road at Rams Head Deck 
    • Alternate Stops: Raleigh Street at Magnum Hall, South Road at Woolen Gym and Manning Drive at Public Safety

Chapel Hill Transit will make every attempt to maintain schedules, but is advising customers to expect delays and to allow extra travel time due to these detours. The detours and any delays will also impact NextBus predictions for the routes. Please visit Chapel Hill Transit for more information.