​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Please contact us at​​​​ 980-343-6715 to reach our Transportation Call Center or you may access the link in the paragraph below, select your child's school name, and dial the area transportation office that serves that school.

CMS Transportation Area staff has access to details concerning bus routes, stops, drivers, and field trip schedules, please contact your​ Area Transportation Office​​​​​​ ​​​directly with questions or concerns, or the main transportation call center at 980-343-6715.

Our regular office hours are from 7am - 6pm. After hours, concerns should be directed to CMS Law Enforcement at 980-343-6030 for assistance.

When contacting the transportation department your call may be recorded for quality and training purposes.

Surplus School Bus Sales:  

Once you have a bus number or a list of bus numbers you would like to see or need more information on please contact the main bus garage at the number listed below to schedule an appointment.

Main Bus Garage
3901 Craig Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28211
Phone: 980-343-5046
4435 Stuart Andrew Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28217

Phone: 980-343-6715
Fax: 980-343-6723

Courier Number: 835

Email: transportation

Contact Person: Adam Johnson

Website: Transportation
P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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