Get connected in, around, and between campuses when you get a ride on the University’s shuttle fleet. Convenience and gas savings abound with the ten shuttle lines available to get you to and from UR and URMC destinations.
BLUE LINE – Beginning Monday, January 11th, this shuttle runs between Whipple Park and River Campus. With a departure time every twenty minutes, this shuttle stops at Rush Rhees Library, Towers, Wilmot (River Campus), Elmwood Ave. (by the School of Medicine), East Dr. at Goler, Helen Wood Hall, University Park/Southside, the Laser Lab, and Whipple Park. On weekends and after 6 pm on weekdays, this shuttle now stops on Celebration Dr. in College Town
COLLEGE TOWN EXPRESS – Beginning Monday, April 25, the College Town Express is a weekday service offered from 11:05 am to 3:05 pm that runs year-round from the River Campus & Medical Center to College Town with stops at Rush Rhees Library, Wilmot, Strong Memorial Hospital Main Entrance, Mt. Hope Ave., and Celebration Dr.; during the academic year (ends Saturday, May 14, 2016 for the spring semester) there is a weekend service offered from 11 am to 9 pm that runs from Rush Rhees Library to College Town on Mt. Hope Avenue with stops at Towers, Wilmot (River Campus), Elmwood Ave. (by the School of Medicine), and East Dr. at Goler.
CORPORATE WOODS – running every 30 minutes from 7:15 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, the Corporate Woods shuttle offers convenient travel for meetings between the Medical Center (Whipple Circle), the Lattimore office building, Corporate Woods offices (Buildings 30, 120, and 155), and Rustic Village
GOLD LINE – Beginning Monday, January 11th, the Gold Line Riverview Direct is a weekday line that travels between Rush Rhees Library, Brooks Crossing, Riverview Apartments Building C, Spruce Avenue and Genesee Street, and Wilson Blvd. at Hutchison Road from 7:28 a.m. to 5 p.m; Gold Line 19th Ward is line that operates nightly into the 19th Ward area and stops at Riverview & Brooks Crossing Apartments
GREEN LINE – Beginning, Tuesday, January 12th, the Green Line offers easy access from River Campus to popular local shopping and entertainment destinations
- Tuesdays & Wednesdays – this line stops on campus to College Town, Tops Plaza, and Costco from 5 pm – 8:45 pm
- Saturdays – Marketplace – offers easy access from River Campus to popular local destinations including Marketplace Mall, Wegmans, Target, Wal-Mart and Regal Cinemas
- Saturdays – Public Market (seasonal)* – *Beginning, Saturday, March 5th, the Green Line Public Market offers service from the River Campus and the Eastman School of Music to the Rochester Public Market in early fall and late spring
- Sundays – service from River Campus to Tops Plaza, Twelve Corners, Clover Lanes, and Pittsford Plaza
HIGHLAND HOSPITAL – this shuttle line runs directly between Highland Hospital and the Medical Center (East Dr. and Goler bus shelter) from 5:45 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.Monday through Friday
ORANGE LINE – Beginning Monday, January 11th, the Orange Line offers daily morning and evening service available with weekday and weekend schedules covering River Campus to Downtown Housing (East Ave., Monroe Ave., Alexander St.); this shuttle stops at Eastman Living Center on weekends and after 6:30 pm weekdays
RED LINE – Beginning Monday, January 11th, the Red Line offers direct service from Rush Rhees Library to Eastman Living Center weekdays 7:30 am to 6:35 pm (the Orange Line stops at Eastman after 6:30 p.m. and on weekends)
SILVER LINE – Beginning Monday, January 11th, the Silver Line will begin using Intercampus Dr. in place of Wilson Blvd. The Silver Line runs continuously between the Park Lot, Wilmot, Intercampus Dr. at Library Rd., Towers, and Rush Rhees Library weekdays from 7:00 am to midnight
STAFF SHUTTLE – this Medical Center line for late shift workers loops between Whipple Circle, Strong Behavioral Health, and Lots 1, 2/3, 9, and 11 from 5:30 p.m. to 1:10 a.m. Monday through Friday. (After 9 p.m., a stop at Jackson Drive’s main hospital entrance substitutes for Whipple Circle
For those who park away from the Medical Center, there are dedicated shuttles for those remote lot permit holders.
SCOTTSVILLE ROAD – Lot 24 parkers can catch this shuttle between 5:28 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to travel to the Medical Center’s School of Medicine and Dentistry, East Drive and Goler House, or Crittenden Blvd. stops.
Rides Are Free With Campus ID
All shuttles are free with a University ID so be ready to swipe your UR ID as you embark on your journey. Swiping helps ensure transportation services are meeting demand, and it supports a safe and secure environment for riders.
Where's My Shuttle?
Wonder no more… University shuttles are outfitted with real-time tracking equipment. Simply go to the Transloc site on your computer or smartphone, or download the free smartphone app to see the buses on a map. Live tracking, arrival predictions, and proximity alerts are also available for all University bus lines.
Take Your Wheels On The Shuttle
Shuttles are cycle-friendly. Most University Shuttles have racks on the front that hold up to two bicycles. If you wish to use the bike rack, signal the driver that you are going to the front of the bus. You’re responsible for loading and unloading your bicycle but it’s a convenient way to get around town when you need to, or want to add exercise to your commute. (See the Transportation and Parking’s Bikes On Shuttles website for handy tips for loading and unloading your bicycle from a shuttle bus.)
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Wifi available and plug-ins for devises
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Special Event Shuttle Service
Hosting or need to attend a group event? Bus charter services are available for any University-related event by a University department, organization, or event organizer. Buses can be booked for local or long distance travel. Round trip and continuous looping transportation is available for local travel. All non-coach transportation requests must be submitted with a minimum of 1 weeks’ notice. All requests that are made with less than 1 weeks’ notice will incur a $50 late booking fee. All requests for coach buses require a minimum of two months’ notice. To request a charter bus, fill out the charter request form. River Campus and Eastman School of Music student organizations, please select your advisor when filling out the form.
For additional information, contact:
Andrea Walton (firstname.lastname@example.org or 585.275.5953)
Alex Northrup (email@example.com or 585.276.3717) for River Campus student organizations
$50 cancellation fee
$100 on-site cancellation fee for Monroe Transportation buses
$170 on-site cancellation for First Transit/University buses
$100 clean-up fee, should a charter company find it necessary to clean the bus
Coach bus cancellation fees vary by company
Get started with the online Transportation Request Form.
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