Transportation - 74x Union County Express Bus

The CATS 74X Union County Express Bus provides riders with weekday transportation from the Town of Indian Trail to Uptown Charlotte. 

Pick-up & Drop-off Location

The 74x Express Bus picks up and drops off at the Union Towne Center Park and Ride located at 5850 W. Highway 74. The pick-up/drop-off area is to the right of the Food Lion shopping center building. 


Bus Schedule


Union Towne CenterCharlotte Transportation CenterJohnson and Wales Way
6:31 a.m.7:04 a.m.7:14 a.m.
7:19 a.m.8:06 a.m.8:16 a.m.
5:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.--


Johnson and Wales WayCollege & 3rdCharlotte Transportation CenterUnion Towne Center
----6:42 a.m.7:14 a.m.
4:13 p.m.4:20 p.m.--5:11 p.m.
5:23 p.m.5:30 p.m.--6:21 p.m.

CATS-Pass Mobile App

CATS-PassDownloading the CATS-Pass mobile app is the easiest way to purchase and manage tickets. The app is free on the Apple App Store and Google Play store. Riders can select from several ticket options, including one-way and monthly passes. 

The CATS-Pass mobile app also allows riders to plan their trips, view real-time locations, and up-to-the-minute arrival times for the bus. 

For more information on the CATS-Pass, visit

Bus Fare

The cost of a one-way fare for the 74x – Union County Express is $4.40. The cost of fare varies based on the type of ticket purchased. More information can be found here, under Express Plus – Regional: A mobile pass on the CATS-Pass or the exact fare is accepted to ride. All fares are posted on the farebox as you enter the bus and on the CATS website.

74x Fare