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It’s A Wonderful Way to go

Wonderful experience air conditioning was greatly appreciated after getting off for some time in... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Ramona R
via mobile
What a great service

The DASH Trolley was a great convenience and free to both residents and tourists. We used it... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Janice D
Seminole, Florida
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36 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6433
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful experience air conditioning was greatly appreciated after getting off for some time in one of Charleston’s many site. Extremely appreciated the FREE service!

Thank Ramona R
Reviewed 26 June 2018

The DASH Trolley was a great convenience and free to both residents and tourists. We used it almost every day during the week we visited Charleston. The driver with the blonde hair in an upsweep was particularly friendly and extremely helpful. She always announced the...More

3  Thank Janice D
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

While visiting Charleston I was informed of the Dash Trolley. I was pleasantly surprised to find air conditioned buses. Three lines that cover the city - for free! Our driver on the green line was wonderful. She loved her job and her city. Very informative...More

1  Thank fam3d
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We were tired from our busy day- Charleston has so much to offer- and up came the CARTA trolley. The driver was very polite, and she even told us little tidbits about Charleston and it's history. And it was air conditioned! Here's a tip: Use...More

2  Thank Beth Y
Reviewed 31 May 2018

The green buses in Charleston is the way to get around and they are free. I left my car parked at the hotel and used the buses. They all converge at the Tourist Information and you can switch to a different route. This is not...More

2  Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We see ans saw charleston solely by using carta transportation and we seen the whole historic city and surroundings. We loved traveling. Complement for carta, its drivers and spirit. Thanks carta for showing us charleston

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 25 April 2018

It’s amazing that someone can complain about this service. Hop on, hop off all over town. Maps and signs are readily available. It worked very well for us - just get an idea where you want to go and pay a little attention. Easy.

1  Thank Gary W
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This free transportation service was very convenient. Just board at one of the stops & maps are available on board. The drivers do not always announce the stops so pay attention to the stops. It is also helpful to mention to the driver where you...More

3  Thank Tngirl M
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I must say I appreciated this free service while visiting downtown Charleston. We paid plenty to park, so this was nice to use so we could park once and then ride the free bus to get to other sites we wanted to see. However, we...More

5  Thank 2doglady
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Although the ride is free- service is extremely slow. You can wait forever and the bus drags. Could walk faster than that---by the time you waste 20 minutes waiting you can be there already. Stops are not easy to find. Always heavy traffic- road is...More

6  Thank SaraJets
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Christian B
15 April 2018|
Response from fam3d | Reviewed this property |
While I’m not a local, here is what I know based on my recent stay: a new bus service called ‘hop’ operates from the suburbs and services downtown partner establishments. Parking is free and the bus service is free. I... More
11 April 2018|
Response from fam3d | Reviewed this property |
Not being a local or affiliated with Carta, this is what I know based upon my recent stay: Carta busses are fully handicapped accessible and allow service animals. I would doubt that leashed pets were allowed (due to space... More