City Bus Service

Gastonia City Bus
Bus Fares
  • Regular Fare - $1.25
  • Reduced Fare (Must Qualify) - $.60
  • Children 5 and under - Free
  • Transfers - Free
  • 10 Ride Regular Fare - $12 
  • 10 Ride Reduced Fare (Must Qualify) - $6
Reduced Fare Qualification
To qualify for the elderly or handicapped reduced bus fare, you will need one of the following items:
  • Proof of Age (Age 65 or older)
  • Social Security Health Insurance Card (Red, White & Blue Medicare Card)
  • Senior Citizen/Handicapped Bus Card (Applications available at Bradley Station)
New Route from Gaston County Access
Gaston County Access has a new route that will connect at Bradley Station. The route will provide transportation to and from Bessemer City.  Please click the link below for more information or contact Gaston County Access at (704) 866-3206.
The Gastonia Transit bus fleet consists of eight (8) 35-foot transit buses and three (3) demand response vans. All units are designed to accommodate our mobility-impaired passengers. All buses pass through the downtown transfer terminal, Bradley Station, located at 121 N. Oakland Street. This allows for quick and easy transfers to be made. Gastonia Transit covers over 299,000 miles per year, providing service to over 144,000 passengers annually.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
5:30 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Christmas & New Year Schedule
Monday, December 25th - Christmas Day - No Service
Tuesday, December 26th - Saturday Schedule
Monday, January 1st - No Service
Contact Information
City of Gastonia
Bradley Bus Station
121 N. Oakland Street, Gastonia, NC 28052
(PO Box 1748 Gastonia, NC 28053-1748)
8:00am - 5:00pm (hours)
704-866-6855 (office)
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Gastonia, N.C., just minutes west of Charlotte, is one of the area’s best places to live and work with an ideal combination of location, size and livability. Gastonia is the largest of Gaston County’s 13 municipalities and one of the largest cities in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Selected as an All-America City three times, Gastonia’s desirable quality of life is the result of its beautiful natural surroundings, friendly neighborhoods, responsive government and vibrant business environment.


✆ 704-866-6714

⟟ 181 S. South Street
Gastonia, NC 28052