MOD (Mobility On Demand) Service

MOD Hours:
Mon- Thurs: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Friday: 5 p.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost: $5
MOD is $5 one way

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Orange County Public Transportation 
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Physical Address:
606 NC Highway 86 N
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 8181
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Call 919-245-2008

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Orange County MOD (Mobility On Demand)

OCPT's MOD comes directly to you and takes you where you want to go. Book your trip on the TransLoc app or website,

MOD Service Area  | FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) 

OCPT's on-demand travel option provides service in the Hillsborough, NC area, including the Eubanks Park-and-Ride in Chapel Hill. MOD service is available Mon-Thurs 8 am- 5 pm, Fridays 8 am-9 pm, and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

How to Request MOD Through the TransLoc App

  • Download the TransLoc app to your mobile device
  • Open the app and go to OnDemand to see services in your area
  • The app will show you services based on your current location, use the arrows towards the bottom of your screen to find MOD (Mobility On-Demand) 
  • Touch the words "MOD (Mobility On-Demand)" to begin entering your trip details
  • Enter your pickup location in the first box at the top. The app will use your current location as the default pickup. Touch the address if you need to select another and you'll get the option to enter another address.
  • Enter your destination 
  • Set the time of your pickup as ASAP if you're ready for a ride or touch the pencil to select another pickup time
  • Press the "Request Ride" button to send your ride request
  • Confirm the pickup location
  • If you haven't logged in previously, you'll need to log in now or create an account 
  • After your ride request is confirmed you'll receive notifications about your driver's location and estimated time of arrival
  • Don't forget to put your mask/face covering on before boarding the MOD van
  • Learn more about the TransLoc mobile app in this brochure.
  • Return trips for Fridays must be booked by 8:30pm
  • Return trips for Saturdays must be booked by 4:30pm

How to Request a Ride Through TransLoc OnDemand Website

  • Visit click on "Sign up" to set up an account if needed
    • You will need to provide your first and last name, your phone number, and a password when setting up your account
  • Select Orange County Transportation Services as your agency, then "Book a Ride" 
  • If you want to get picked up as soon as possible, select "Next Available." If you want MOD to arrive at a specific time or a future date, select "Specify time"
  • Enter your pick up and drop off address and adjust the marker on the map as appropriate
  • Enter the number of passengers that will be riding (1 if it's just you) and let us know if you require wheelchair accessibility
  • Click Schedule Ride to complete your request


How do I request MOD services?

There are two ways you can request MOD, pick the one that works best for you.

  1. TransLoc app,
  2. TransLoc website, 

What is M.O.D.?

M.O.D. stands for "Mobility On Demand," meaning the ride comes when you request it. Similar to a taxi or services provided by Uber/Lyft, when MOD is in service you’ll be able to request a ride within the service area by using the TransLoc app, by calling OCPT at 919-245-2008, or by visiting

How much does it cost to ride MOD?

MOD will cost $5 per zone traveled through. 

Are MOD vans accessible?

The MOD vans can accommodate 1 passenger with a large wheelchair, plus a companion.  

Why does MOD run only run two days a week? 

We are launching MOD to meet our riders' requests for service that runs later than 5 p.m. and on the weekends. OCPT currently operates fixed routes (buses that run on a fixed schedule and route) and demand-response service Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., with limited transit service on Saturdays and on holidays to Carrboro Dialysis Center only.

How many people can a MOD van accommodate?

Our MOD vehicles are Chrysler Pacifica minivans. They seat up to three passengers with one in front, two in back. The MOD van can accommodate one passenger with large wheelchair plus a travel companion.

I have a question that's not answered in the FAQs, who should I talk to?

Contact EmmaLea Ange, at or 919-245-2004.