The Passenger Vehicle for Hire Office has granted special event permits for transportation companies and drivers who plan to operate a vehicle for hire during the DNC. These special event permits are valid from August 31 through September 7.
Please refer to the DNC Taxi & Limo Operations document
for guidelines on curb use, staging locations and operations.
Please refer to the interactive uptown access map
for information on road closures and vehicle checkpoints.
DNC events needing cab service
There are two events during the DNC that have specifically requested taxi service be available after the event.
- Saturday, September 1 at North Carolina Music Factory
- The event ends at 10 p.m. and the last bus leaves at 10:30 p.m. Cab service is requested after 10:30 p.m. for attendees who stay after the last bus leaves.
- Sunday, September 2
- The event runs from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Cab service is requested for attendees to return to hotels or other locations.
On-demand pickup services at the airport
The following companies have contracts for on-demand pickup services at the airport:
- Taxi USA, LLC d/b/a Yellow
- City Cab
- Crown Cab
No other vehicles for hire can pick up passengers at the airport unless the pickup has been prearranged with the passenger.