The CATS bus 7 serves the Sunset / Beatties Ford area. They run 5:26 am to 1:41 am weekdays. You can look up schedule details and times at: http://charmeck.org/city/charlotte/cats/Bus/routes/Pages/default.aspx
A trip planner is at: http://tripplanner.ridetransit.org/
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