Transport at Charlotte International Airport - CLT


CATS' Sprinter Enhanced Bus Service links the airport with uptown Charlotte Transportation Center, the route is known as Route 5-Airport. Departs from Zone D, Baggage Claim and it operates every 20 minutes, from 6a.m. to 7p.m. approx. (after 7p.m. service is offered every 30 minutes and it stops at 12a.m.).

During weekends CATS provides services a bit spaced, to get more information, please, check the schedules at the airport.


Airport Connector

To go from Charlotte airport to City Center, Northlake or South Charlotte there are 3 different routes:

- Route 5 Sprinter: Leaves from the Charlotte Transportation Center. Services starts at 5a.m. from Uptown.

- Route 590 Airport Connector - Northlake: Leaves from the Northlake Mall Park and Ride. Express bus fare is required.

- Route 591 Airport Connector Archdale: Serves the LYNX Blue Line Archdale, Tyvola and Woodlawn Light Rail Stations. Express bus fare is required.


Taxi's and Hotel Shuttles

Are provided and easily found outside the Baggage Claim Areas. Passengers can request previously a prearranged service or there are also four taxicab companies available in CLT airport: City Cab, Crown Cab, Green Cab and Yellow Cab.

To go and come from the airport there are different rates depending on the destination and travel time.


Car Rental

All of the major car rental services are available at the airport, in the Car Rental Facility (Level 2 lobby of the Hourly Parking Deck), with the exception of Thrifty, this car rental company provides shuttle service to passengers to its location.