Haywood Public Transit now offers set weekday bus routes through the core of Haywood County, serving both Clyde & Canton (Black Bear “EAST” route) and Hazelwood & Waynesville (Mountaineer “WEST” Route). Multiple stops are available for both routes. Haywood Community College is available on both routes.

Haywood-Buncombe Connection

Transportation services between Haywood County and Buncombe County are available through coordination between Haywood Public Transit and Mountain Mobility/Buncombe County. Haywood Public Transit provides connections with the ART (Asheville Redefines Transit) Enka-Candler Trailblazer Route, with a transfer point between the systems located at The Travel America Center at I-40/Exit 37. ART makes additional connections for these services at Goodwill Industries on Smoky Park Highway.

Services to Haywood Community College

Transportation to and from Haywood Community College is coordinated at the 300 Building, Lower Level. This is the “bus stop” for HCC. Student fare from the HCC campus to the ART Trailblazer (Asheville/Buncombe connection) is $3.

Our regular weekday bus routes serving both Canton (Black Bear route) and Waynesville (Mountaineer Route) serve the HCC campus.


  • Everyone must wear a seat belt
  • All wheelchair passengers must use proper restraint systems
  • No eating or drinking on the vehicle
  • No use of any tobacco products