Skip to main content

Jackson County Transit


Monday through Friday - 6:30am until 5:00pm except holidays.

Jackson County Transit provides home pickup and delivery to and from destinations. Requests for service must be made before 2:00pm prior to the scheduled trip except for the Jackson Trolley which operates Monday through Friday from 7:00am until 6:00pm. We do not offer daily scheduled routes outside of Jackson County but we do offer limited scheduled service to Asheville, Waynesville, Maggie Valley, Franklin and Bryson City.

Jackson County transit requires 24 hour notice for local service. To reserve a seat, call the Dispatcher at 828.586.0233.


Location Fares (One Way). Rates are subject to change

Sylva -Local: $1.00

Dillsboro/Webster - Between Areas: $2.00

Cullowhee, Savannah, Barkers Creek and Ochre Hill: $3.00

East LaPorte, Caney Fork Tuckasegee, Pumpkintown, Whittier, and Balsam/Willets: $3.00

Canada: $4.00

Cherokee, Qualla: $5.00

Glenville, Cashiers, Bryson City, Franklin and Waynesville: $10.00

Maggie Valley Bus Station: $13.00

Asheville: $23.00 from WCU

Asheville Airport: $28.00 from WCU

The Jackson County Trolley is a deviated fixed route serving the Sylva-Dillsboro-Webster areas, operating Monday through Friday from 7:00am until 5:00pm. The following scheduled times are approximate and you should be at the stop early. These times begin at the top of each hour.

  1. River Park Apartments - :00
  2. Town of Dillsboro - :03
  3. Harold's Supermarket - :07
  4. Nicol Arms Apartments - :11
  5. Jackson Village Apartments - :13
  6. Jackson County Public Library - :18
  7. Town of Sylva - :21
  8. Sylva Community Building - :25
  9. MedWest - Harris Hospital - :29
  10. Kel-Save - :33
  11. Wal-Mart - :39
  12. The Haven at the Oaks - :43
  13. Reedwood Manor Apartments - :47
  14. Southwestern Community College - :50

Fares are $1.00 dollar per boarding, per person. A booklet of 20 tickets may be purchased for $15.00, (1 ticket = 1 boarding), or a monthly pass may be purchased for $20.00 which may be used for an unlimited number of boarding's during a month period.

For more information on all services provided by Jackson County Transit, please contact our office between the hours of 6:30am and 5:00pm, Monday through Friday, at 828.586.0233 or via email at Jackson County Transit is located at 876 Skyland Drive, Suite 1 in Sylva, NC 28779. Our website is

Office of Web Services