Let PAS-TRAN connect you to:  Shopping, education, employment, entertainment, medical facilities, family visits, other places of interest.

Who can ride PAS-TRAN?

The general public, seniors age 65 and up, and any person with a disability (ADA), including area visitors. Valid ID required. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.

How to Schedule a Trip

Reservations must be made at least 48 hours prior to your trip. Call or see website for current transit system information, fares and hours of operation, and to see if same-day service is available.

Cancelling a Trip

Failure to cancel a scheduled trip is called a "No Show". Notify transit system to cancel any scheduled trip at least two (2) hours in advance of a scheduled pick up time.

PAS-TRAN Service Policy
  • Guns and weapons are prohibited.
  • Food, drinks, loud or disruptive behavior, the use of illegal substances, alcohol and tobacco products are prohibited.
  • Passengers may not interfere with the safety or privacy of other passengers.
  • Lift equipped vehicles are available.
  • Credit cards are NOT accepted at this time.
  • Certain restrictions may apply.
  • Seat belts MUST be worn at all times.
  • Parents must provide safety seats as the law requires.

NOTE: Transportation Services may be interrupted if funding is not available.

Public Transportation Statewide Strategic Plan

Citizens can get involved in developing the Public Transportation Statewide Strategic Plan. Community Workshops are free and open to the public. No registration is necessary to attend.

Travel Scheduling Tips

1. Plan your trip destinations
2. Call Transit Systems
3. Coordinate your times
4. Enjoy your ride

Sistema de Transito de Pender

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Para solicitar un viaje con transporte, llame al sistema de transporte, una organizacion sin fined de lucro al servicio Pender County.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday

from 5:00 am until 6:30 pm

Please call to see if same-day service is available.



Four Highlighted Stop Locations

PAS-TRAN riders may be picked up or dropped off at any of our four stop locations and/or service from your house directly to the destination, for any person, as well as for persons with a disability. Please contact PAS-TRAN to see if your destination can be served.

1. Heritage Place

2. Topsail Senior Center

3. Dublin County

4. New Hanover County

Title VI Policy Statement

Pender Adult Services, Inc. (PAS) operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, and disability in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act and related statutes. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice may file a complaint with Pender Adult Services, Inc. (PAS).

For more information on Pender Adult Services, Inc. (PAS) civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact Valeria N. Sutton, Title VI Coordinator, 910-259-9119 x 321 (TTY 800-735-2962); email; or visit our administrative office at 901 South Walker Street / P. O. Box 1251, Burgaw, NC. For more information, visit

If information is needed in another language, contact Valeria N. Sutton, Title VI Coordinator, 910-259-9119 x 321 (TTY 800735-2962); email; or visit our administrative office at 901 South Walker Street, Burgaw, NC.


Pender Adult Services, Inc.

901 So. Walker Street / P. O. Box 1251
Burgaw, North Carolina 28425
Phone: (910) 259-9119