Transportation & Travel Services

Get here: we’ll get you around.

There are many transportation options for traveling to and from Durham and getting around after arrival. Interstates 85 and 40, plus US Highways 70 and 15-501 connect Durham to the rest of the country.

In fact, more than half of the US population lives within a day's drive or an hour's flight of Durham. RDU International Airport, an east coast hub, ranks as one of the nation's fastest-growing airports and serves Durham and the rest of the Triangle region of North Carolina. RDU is located at the edge of Wake County, midway between the cities of Durham and Raleigh, which co-own the airport along with the counties of Durham and Wake.

Search the listings below to find the transportation options you need, including planes trains, and automobiles (plus buses, rideshare services and more, like Uber and Lyft, which both operate in Durham.).

Bull City Connector

Beyond being fun and easy, Durham's Bull City Connector is also convenient and environmentally friendly. Running daily from morning to night connecting downtown Durham to Duke University, the service is free to all. See more.

Related Information:

  • Maps & GuidesFind maps of the area, guides with descriptions of districts, walking tours, itineraries and more.
  • Bicycle & Pedestrian InformationThe City of Durham's webpage with information about bicycling options, including maps, plans for future construction, and other programs.
  • Find Parking Spaces We have myriad parking options in and around downtown. View our listings for more information.