Due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns, Tar River Transit will NOT begin selling tickets until the Transit office is fully equipped with the proper Personal Protective Equipment. We appreciate your patience.
Tar River Transit Will Charge Fares for Fixed Route and Para-Transit Program Again.
Starting July 1, 2021, Tar River Transit re-started charging transit fares for both Fixed Route and Para-Transit programs.
Passengers may purchase tickets or tokens at the Transit office located in the downtown Train Station (one person at a time allowed), 3rd floor, Suite 315 beginning June 14, 2021.
Starting July 1, 2021, Tar River Transit will re-start charging transit fares for both Fixed Route and Para-Transit programs. These programs and fares include the following:Fixed Route
Available to and from COVID-19 vaccination appointments in Nash and Edgecombe Counties
Monday-Saturday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Call one day in advance to schedule a pick-up:
Per the governor's updated executive order, wearing a mask on transit vehicles is required. Up until this order, passengers were encouraged to wear masks, but may have been refused transportation if not wearing a mask. This updated order requires Tar River Transit to refuse transport to any passengers without masks covering their nose and mouth.
We are committed to keeping our customers and employees safe and will follow all recommendations from health officials. We encourage our community to seek out and follow updates and instructions from the Nash and Edgecombe County Public Health Department to protect themselves and their loved ones.
Tar River Transit will not operate vehicles when there are unsafe road conditions. TRT's concern is for the safety of its riders and employees. While every effort will be made to operate vehicles according to published schedules, weather conditions may cause roads to be unsafe or impassable.