Park & Ride

Park & Ride

Free Parking For Fall & Spring Semesters

For those with cars but without parking permits, NC State provides free Park & Ride commuter lots, all served by Wolfline buses. 

Check Wolfline timetables for specific bus departure times.

Spring Hill Park & Ride


Location: 698 Barbour Dr. Raleigh, NC 27603 On the former Dorothea Dix property. Accessible from Centennial Parkway via Blair Drive and Barbour Drive or via Pullen Road and Bilyeu Street.

Bus Route: Route 2 Spring Hill

Carter-Finley Park & Ride

Location: 4600 Trinity Rd. Raleigh, NC 27607. Within Carter-Finley Stadium. You can enter through Gate B on Trinity Road, about 1/4 mile west of the Blue Ridge and Trinity Road intersection. The other entrance is Gate F, which is on Westchase Boulevard.

Bus Route: Route 6 Carter Finley 

On nights when there is an event, there is an alternate route through the lot and the Gate A entrance on Trinity Road is used.

Food Lion on Avent Ferry

Location: 3415 Avent Ferry Rd. Raleigh, NC 27606. Park only along the perimeter wall near Greek Way and Avent Ferry in the Food Lion end of the shopping center.

Bus Routes: Route 9 Gorman Street.
Route 1 Avent Ferry.

Overnight parking is not allowed at Park & Ride lots. You park at your own risk. Please be considerate of others and do not block other vehicles in.

Contact the Transit Manager by email or call, 919-515-WOLF.