Hungryneck Straphangers Three bus routes connect Mount Pleasant with downtown Charleston, SC

You can reach Mount Pleasant easily from the Charleston Airport by taking the Dorchester Airport Bus or the #4 NASH Express to the Visitor's Center Downtown.  Full information on getting to the Charleston Airport from Mount Pleasant using public transit

Trips on most of the routes on the CARTA bus system can now be planned using Google Maps.  Information on riding transit smart and connected using mobile internet services in Charleston and Mount Pleasant.

Visitors can save hundreds of dollars a night by staying at Hotels in Mount Pleasant, which are close to the beaches and usually have pools and larger rooms, over hotels downtown. Room rates are much lower. By using transit to reach Charleston and the free DASH bus system downtown, you can avoid taking your car into the congested streets of Charleston and paying for parking. You can try Parking Pleasantly and Playing downtown

Full information on the East Cooper Public Transit Routes can be found on the Hungryneck Straphanger's Website.

Locations accessable on the system from around Mount Pleasant or in Charleston now include

Bus Line, Destination

#40, #41 Wonders Way (The walkwalk on the Ravenel Bridge)

#40, #41 Patriot's Point

#40, #41 Waterfront Memorial ParkCARTA #401 East Cooper Connector at Waterfront Park

#40 Boone Hall

#41 Old Village, Mount Pleasant

#41 Shem Creek, Fishing Charters, Kayaking, Shem Creek Park.

#41 Coleman Blvd.

#41 Farmer's Market, Tuesdays in Warm Weather

#40 Joes Cosmic Dogs

#40 Shopping at Town Centre, Oakland Plantation and Patriot's Plaza

#41 Shopping at Sea Island Shopping Center, Moultrie Plaza/

#40 Wando High School