From The South

Take Exit 49 off I-85 (Bruton Smith Boulevard). At top of ramp, turn right onto Bruton Smith Boulevard and travel approximately 1 mile. Charlotte Motor Speedway is located at the intersection of US 29 and Bruton Smith Blvd.

From The North

Take Exit 49 off I-85 (Bruton Smith Boulevard). At top of ramp, turn left onto Bruton Smith Boulevard and travel approximately 1 mileCharlotte Motor Speedway is located at the intersection of US 29 and Bruton Smith Blvd.

Public Transportation Options

Ride CCX(Daily)

CK Rider and CATS have partnered to create a regional bus service to/from JW Clay Lynx light rail station, seven days a week.

$4.40/Roundtrip (*Includes bus and light rail pass)

  • To Uptown
    CK Rider bus ride from CMS to JW Clay Lynx light rail station, transfer to light rail and ride all the way to Uptown
  • Back to CMS
    Lynx light rail to JW Clay Lynx light rail station, transfer to CK Ride bus for ride back to CMS
  • Pick ups from CMS approximately every hour starting at 5:53a daily
  • Last CK Rider bus leaves JW Clay Lynx station at 7:53p daily

Race Day 

CK Rider Shuttle to Hotels

Saturday, May 18th (All-Star Race) and Sunday, May 26th (Coca-Cola 600)

$2.20/One Way

  • Post-Race from the Silver lot (Entrance S) back to select hotels off Bruton Smith Blvd and Weddington Road
  • Two CK Rider buses will operate for two hours after checkered flag

CATS Race Day Shuttles

Saturday, May 18th (All-Star Race) and Sunday, May 26th (Coca-Cola 600)

$4.40/Roundtrip  (*Includes bus and light rail pass)

  * FREE parking at JW Clay parking garage

  • To CMS
    CATS bus ride from JW Clay Lynx light rail station to CMS
  • Post-Race back to Light Rail
    CATS bus ride from CMS to JW Clay Lynx light rail station
  • CATS buses will begin running at 12:00P and will operate for one hour after checkered flag