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AU Shuttle Services

FAQ

  • When does the next AU shuttle arrive?
  • What's the difference between the Red Express and Blue Route? What's the Green Route?
  • What measures are in place to alleviate overcrowding of the shuttle bus?
  • What are the hours of operation for the AU shuttles?

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Green Route

A new Green route is available now and provides transportation to/from Main campus, picking up/dropping off at East Campus, and Spring Valley Building (SVB). The Green route was developed to supplement the Red Express and matches class start times at the SVB with departure times from Main and East Campuses. See the schedule for details.

Blue Route

Main Campus - WCL - Tenley Metro Track Blue Route GPS

Hours of Operation Fall 2018

Mon - Fri
6:10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Sat
8 a.m. - 3:15 a.m.
Sun
8 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Map of Blue Route stops

Mon-FriFall 2018

First shuttle leaves…

  • Main Campus at 6:10 a.m.
  • Metro at 6:25 a.m.

Last shuttle leaves…

  • Main campus at 12 a.m.
  • Metro at 12:15 a.m.

SaturdayFall 2018

First shuttle leaves…

  • Main Campus at 7:50 a.m.
  • Metro at 8:06 a.m.

Last shuttle leaves…

  • Main campus at 3 a.m.
  • Metro at 3:15 a.m.

SundayFall 2018

First shuttle leaves…

  • Main Campus at 7:50 a.m.
  • Metro at 8:06 a.m.

Last shuttle leaves…

  • Main campus at 11:45 p.m.
  • Metro at 12 a.m.

Red Express Route

Metro - Main Campus - Spring Valley Building Track Express on GPS

Hours of Operation Fall 2018

Mon - Fri

7 a.m. - 6:35 p.m.
Every 15 minutes
7 p.m. - 11:15 p.m.
Will operate according to class schedule held at SVB (see table)

Saturday

8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Every 30 minutes

Sunday

No service

Mon - Fri Evening Schedule (7 p.m. - 11:15 p.m.)

Evening Schedule, by SVB Class Start Time
SVB Class Start Time Metro (Tenleytown) Katzen SVB Arrival
8:20 p.m. 8 p.m. 8:07 p.m. 8:15 p.m.
9:45 p.m. 9:30 p.m. 9:37 p.m. 9:45 p.m.
Evening Schedule, by SVB Class End Time
SVB Class End Time SVB Departure Katzen Metro (Tenleytown)
8:10 p.m. 8:15 p.m. 8:20 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
9:35 p.m. 9:45 p.m. 9:50 p.m. 10 p.m.
10:50 and 11 p.m. 11:05 p.m. 11:10 p.m. 11:15 p.m.

Mon - Fri Fall 2018

First shuttle leaves…

  • Metro at 7 a.m.
  • SVB at 7:15 a.m.

Last shuttle leaves…

  • Metro at 6:30 p.m.
  • SVB at 6:35 p.m.

Sat

First shuttle leaves…

  • Metro at 8:45 a.m.
  • SVB at 9 a.m.

Last shuttle leaves…

  • Metro at 3:45 p.m.
  • SVB at 4:10 p.m.

Note
The Red Express leaves across the street from the Blue stop(Fort Dr. and Albermarle St. NW)

Map of campus showing the Red Express shuttle stops

Green Route (New)

East Campus - Main Campus - Spring Valley
(Does not go to Metro)Track Green Route GPS

Green Route Schedule, According to SVB Class Start
SVB Class Start Time Kerwin Hall South Campus Kogod SVB Arrival
8:10 a.m. 7:50 a.m. 7:55 a.m. 8 a.m. 8:05 a.m.
9:45 a.m. 9:30 a.m. 9:32 a.m. 9:35 a.m. 9:40 a.m.
11:20 a.m. 11 a.m. 11:07 a.m. 11:10 a.m. 11:15 a.m.
12:55 a.m. 12:35 p.m. 12:42 p.m. 12:45 p.m. 12:50 p.m.
2:30 p.m. 2:10 p.m. 2:17 p.m. 2:20 p.m. 2:25 p.m.
4:05 p.m. 3:45 p.m. 3:52 p.m. 3:55 p.m. 4 p.m.
5:30 p.m. 5:10 p.m. 5:17 p.m. 5:20 p.m. 5:25 p.m.
6:55 p.m. 6:35 p.m. 6:42 p.m. 6:45 p.m. 6:50 p.m.
8:20 p.m. 8 p.m. 8:07 p.m. 8:10 p.m. 8:15 p.m.
9:45 p.m. 9:25 p.m. 9:32 p.m. 9:35 p.m. 9:40 p.m.

Green Route Stops

  1. Kerwin Hall (Metrobus stop on Nebraska Ave. NW outside building)
  2. Letts/Anderson Halls (South Campus)
  3. Kogod
  4. Spring Valley Building (behind building on 48th St. NW)
  5. Massachusetts Ave. (opposite Katzen Arts Center)

Map of campus showing the Green Route shuttle stops

Shuttle Holiday Schedule

Holidays and Closures for Academic Year 2018 - 2019
Holiday Date Service
Labor Day Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 Sunday Schedule
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 No Service
Day After Thanksgiving Friday, Nov. 23, 2018 Sunday Schedule
Holiday Break Monday, Dec. 24, 2018 - Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2018 AU Closed, No Service
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 Sunday Schedule
Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2019 Sunday Schedule
Independence Day Thursday, July 4, 2019 Sunday Schedule