Let's Go to the N.C. State Fair

Relax and save money and time when you take the GoTriangle shuttle to the to the N.C. State Fair this year!
Ride the shuttle on the following two weekends only: 

  • Saturday, Oct. 14, and Sunday, Oct. 15.
  • Saturday, Oct. 21, and Sunday, Oct. 22.


How much does it cost?

The State Fair Shuttle uses a special pass that contains a round-trip (2 rides). State Fair Shuttle Passes may be purchased at Regional Transit Center (RTC) or on the State Fair Shuttle. You may also pay a cash fare. Exact change is required.

  • Children 0-12; FREE

  • Passenger 13 and older;  $5

  • Discounted Fare (for those eligible for reduced fare); $2.50

GoTriangle ID, Medicare card, or government-issued identification is required for discounted or free fares. Multi-day pass or GoPasses will not be accepted.

Where can I get on the GoTriangle Fair Shuttle?

Our shuttle serves three locations:

UNC, South Rd at Country Club | Map
NC 54 Park-and-Ride | Map
Regional Transit Center (The shuttle will use the Route 105 bus stop at RTC.) | Map

Can I use GoLive to track the shuttle?

Yes! Visit triangle.transloc.com and click on GoTriangle.

Where does it drop off/pick up at the fair?

Fair shuttle bus riders will be dropped off and picked up at Gate 1 of the fairgrounds.

What's the schedule for the GoTriangle shuttle?

GoTriangle Fair Shuttle Schedule




You Can Also Take the GoDurham Shuttle to the Fair!

Monday-Saturday GoDurham Shuttle Schedule:

Beginning at 10 a.m., the shuttle will pick up from Durham Station every hour.


Sunday GoDurham Shuttle Schedule:

The shuttle departs Durham Station from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The last departure from the fairgrounds returning to Durham is at 7 p.m. Note that our service hours on Sunday have been expanded to 9 p.m., so unlike other years, you can take the last bus from the fair and connect to GoDurham bus routes.