Orange County Public Transportation

Rider Alert for Thanksgiving 2020

OCPT closed for Thanksgiving, November 26-27, 2020.
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Rider Alert - Due to COVID-19 there will be no round trip rides on the OCPT fixed routes


*All Passengers MUST pay fare at the time of ride*

Orange County Public Transportation is a transit organization committed to promoting a healthful quality of life for all residents of Orange County, NC. Orange County Public Transportation strives to provide a comprehensive continuum of locally-accessible, community-based transportation services. 

TDD/ TTY:  (919)644-3045


Effective July 6th, Orange County Public Transportation (OCPT) resumed regular service and fare collection. 

Per the June 10th Orange County Board of County Commissioners Emergency Order: All occupants of public transportation will be required to wear a face covering. We ask that when possible to limit your time spent on public transit and when necessary, please remember to do the following:

What to do while riding public transit:

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Ask Operator for Mask Photo
  1. Service Reminders
  2. Service Updates


How to book a trip through Orange County Public Transportation 
  • Non-Medicaid Trips: Call Reservation Line 919-245-2004
  • Medicaid Trips: Call Orange County Department of Social Service Voicemail 919-245-2774

Demand Response Services:

Medicaid Transportation Service (Non-Emergency Medical Transportation-NEMT)

Complimentary Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transportation

Services Provided by Rural Operating Assistance Program (ROAP) Funding:

  • Elderly and Disabled Medical Transportation ( EDTAP)
  • Rural General Public ( RGP)
  • EMPL (Department of Social Service: Work First)

 Fixed Routes:

Community Involvement:

Volunteer Advisory Board and Commissions

Orange Unified Transportation Board