Charlotte Light Rail

9 Places to Stop on the Charlotte Light Rail

The Charlotte Light Rail is an incredible chance to move through the city quickly and get to all of the best destinations in no time without having to fight traffic!  Whether you’re new to the area and want to get the most out of it, or you’re eager to get to know your home city a little better: these are the best stops to aim for! 

Sharon Road West Station

At home between South Boulevard and Sharon Road West, you’ll love the endless food, unique shops, and selfie-worthy surroundings! 

East/West Blvd. Station

When you arrive here, get off quickly!  There’s a lot to see within walking distance of East/ West Blvd. Station!  Not only can you check out fantastic food like the Trolley BArn Fermentory and Food Hall or the Dilworth Tasting Room, but you can also explore awesome shops and things to do.  People love visiting the Dilworth Artisan Studio and shopping at the many high-end stores this area offers.

Archdale Station

This is a station that’s friendly to drivers and commuters alike, with a massive shopping square, endless restaurants offering everything from Vegan choices to steak restaurants, and more! 

New Bern Station

Named after the incredible bear-theed city, this station offers countless bars, breweries, and restaurants that will make any weekend a little more fun.  Locals and tourists alike flock here to have fun and cut loose!  Check out Lenny Boy Brewing Company or The Waterman, and don’t be surprised if you fall in love with the area.

Scaleybark Station

Home to over 315 awesome places to shop, eat, and explore, you’ll love the chance to check out how the locals cut loose and relax! 

Tyvola Station

If you’re interested in beautiful views and fantastic food, it’s time to stop at Tyvola Station.  As a bridge that runs above Grover Road, you can see incredible views of the city skyline while also stopping into awesome eateries like American Deli, Romeo’s Vegan Burgers, and more! 

South Boulevard Station

At stop I-485, you’ll find a station surrounded by endless art and stops!  Although the food is the general fare you can find anywhere, there’s so much to do here that it’s worth the trip.  From freefalling at the Sky Zone Trampoline Park to the Carolina Pavilion shopping center, you’ll love this area.

Woodlawn Station

Home to some of the most beautiful Charlotte houses for sale; you’ll fall in love with Woodlawn Station.  This is a green-friendly and entertaining area with very walkable and bikeable streets.  Here you can find unique restaurants like McKoy’s Smokehouse and Saloon and the Azteca Mexican Restaurant, but you’ll also find tons to do, like exploring plant nurseries and shopping malls! 

Arrowood Station

This is the place to go for international flavors and fun supermarkets!  While you’re shopping, stop and try some food at La Catracha or Mi Tierra Restaurant!  You’ll love the different flavors, incredible art, and fun environment here.

The Charlotte Light Trail is Incredible!

Whether you’re new to this city or know it as home, there’s a lot to learn and see here!  Consider getting off at some of these stops soon!