Chapel Hill Transit Routes Detoured During Holiday Parade

Chapel Hill Transit (CHT) will implement detours due to street closures during the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday parade Saturday, Dec. 11. The parade will begin on East Franklin Street at the Morehead Planetarium, travel west on Franklin Street, and end at Carrboro Town Hall on Main Street.

The following Saturday routes will be detoured/delayed as a result of the parade:

  • CW – 9:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
  • FG route – 8:30 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.
  • DM route – 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • JN route -100 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • T route – 8:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
  • U route – will begin at 11:20 a.m. at the Carolina Coffee Shop

The Saturday CM and NU routes will operate on regular schedules.

CHT will make every attempt to maintain schedules but is advising customers to expect delays and to allow extra travel time due to the parade. While CHT will attempt to operate normal printed schedules on all routes, delays may occur. Customers should plan to travel earlier than 10 a.m. and after noon to avoid parade traffic.

For specific information on the detours, please visit or contact a CHT customer service representative at 919-969-4900.