Charlotte Douglas Airport ( CLT ) Public Transportation

Transportation from Charlotte Douglas Airport: All ground transportation (other than CATS buses) is located curbside at the lower baggage claim level of the terminal.  Limo, sedan and contract van services are available only by pre-arrangement - contact one of the providers listed on the Visitor Information board located in Baggage Claim. Uber & Lyft shared ride service is available. 
Note that the Consolidated Rental Car Facility is located in the hourly parking deck on levels 1-3 .

CATS buses (Tel: 704-336-7433) pick up in front of Zone D Baggage Claim. CATS transit centers are at Eastland, SouthPark, Rosa Parks Place, and at the Charlotte Transportation Center - the main connecting hub for CATS buses & rail routes.
For route schedule open: and select Route 5.
   The CATS Sprinter Bus Route 5 (green & white) offers direct connection between the Airport & Charlotte's city center.  Sprinter buses depart every 20 mins weekdays, every 30 mins nights & weekends.  They offfer wider aisles & baggage rack, and at the new shelters are digital real-time arrival info.  For detailed info open: .
    The CATS Express Bus service offers two separate routes from select CATS Park & Rides. Express bus fare is required for both routes 590 /591.  These buses run daily every half hour, 5am-midnight at $3 - visit:  or call 704-336-7433:
       Route 590 Airport Connector - Northlake Mall Park & Ride  runs daily every half hour, using I-485  For schedules open:
       Route 591 Airport Connector - Archdale makes pickups along LYNX Blue Line at Archdale, Tyvola & Woodlawn transit stations - with dropoffs at bus stop. For schedules open: