North Meck Village Rider
Getting There Is Easy When You've Got Connections
CATS has made it easier for you to get connected to family, friends, work and recreation in North Mecklenburg. Let the North Meck Village Rider connect you to your favorite spots in Huntersville, Cornelius and Davidson.
If you're traveling around the towns of Huntersville, Cornelius and Davidson, the North Meck Village Rider keeps you moving with three routes – Route 97 Cornelius, Route 98 McCoy Road and Route 99 Northlake Mall/CPCC. The Village Rider routes connect to several CATS fixed route services at the Davidson-Gateway Park and Ride and the Northlake Mall Park and Ride.
The North Meck Village Rider is here to keep you moving. Each route has a schedule, which includes an area map with departure/ arrival times. Just be at one of our convenient bus stops along the route, and hop aboard to enjoy a stress free ride. Not on the route? No problem. The North Meck Village Rider can serve destinations 3/4 mile off the main route. All you have to do is schedule your trip with our customer service agents at
704.336.7433. Let us know your pick-up point and time and drop-off point and time. Our customer service representatives will call the driver to determine the time for your trip, and let you know when you'll be picked up. Reservations should be made one day in advance. Remember to be at your pick-up/drop-off location on time, so we can keep the bus on schedule.
Look over the times and map to find the times best suited to your schedule. And if you have any questions, give CATS a call at
704.336.7433 or toll-free at 886.779.2287 during our hours of operation:
Monday through Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 7:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Way to Pay
One-Way Fare $0.90
From Village Rider to Local $1.30
From Village Rider to Express $2.15
From Village Rider to Village Rider FREE
CATS-Pass mobile tickets, CATS paper passes, exact cash fare and transfers are accepted on all Village Rider routes.
On New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day, CATS will operate on a Sunday schedule.
On Martin Luther King's Birthday and the day after Thanksgiving Day, CATS will operate on a Saturday schedule.
Please look for holiday notices on our vehicles or call customer service at 704.336.RIDE.