Roanoke Transportation Information

The Star Line-Trolley service connecting Downtown and Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Hop on the FREE Star Line Trolley which connects Downtown with Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and the Crystal Spring neighborhood. The Star Line provides convenient transportation to retail businesses, schools, libraries, restaurants, and lodging along Jefferson Street between Downtown Roanoke and the hospital.

The Star Line Trolley runs every 15 minutes with the exception of the midday period (10:00am - 2:00pm). During the midday period the Trolley will run every 10 minutes.

View the route map and learn more about this great service!


Additional Transportation

Valley Metro-The public transportation provider of the Roanoke Valley

SmartWay Bus- Connecting Downtown, Roanoke Regional Airport and The New River Valley

Big Lick Boomerang - Designated driver services for you and your car - Whether you're planning a night out on the town, find yourself enjoying an unplanned drink, need a state inspection but have no time, or you've had an unexpected trip to the hospital, they've got you covered.


Explore your transportation options with RIDE Solutions. Register for a free carpool match, or sign up for Guaranteed Ride Home if you already bike, walk, take the bus, or carpool.