Campus Transit Shuttle Routes and Schedules

During the fall, winter, and spring quarters UCSC Campus Transit operates three on-campus routes: The Loop, Upper Campus, and the Night Upper Campus.

Summer Intersession Schedule 6/14/24-6/21/24

Juneteenth 6/19/2024

Summer Quarter Schedule 6/24/24-8/30/24

Campus Shuttle Timetables

The schedule will be adjusted on holidays and final exam days.


Loop Routing

Loop buses run both directions through campus. Select Loop bus routes enter the Remote parking lots. Loop buses do not enter the Quarry Plaza.

Counter Clockwise (east to west) Loop buses depart from the main entrance transit stop and travel on Coolidge Drive, Hagar Drive, McLaughlin Drive, and Heller Drive, and return to the main entrance (base of campus) via Empire Grade/High Street.

Clockwise (west to east) Loop buses depart from the Barn Theater transit stop on High Street, travel on High Street/Empire Grade, entering campus through the west gate at Heller Drive, and travel on McLaughlin Drive, and Hagar Drive, and return to the Barn Theater (base of campus) via Coolidge Drive.

Summer Intersession: 6/14/2024 through 6/21/2024

Monday through Friday:
Loop buses depart the Main Entrance stop at 2:40, 3:00, 3:20, 3:40, 5:00, and 5:20 p.m.
Loop buses depart the Barn Theater stop every 20 minutes from 7:30 a.m. - 6:15 p.m.
(last departure from Barn Theater at 5:50 p.m.).

No Campus Transit service on 6/19/2024 in observance of Juneteenth holiday.

Summer Quarter: 6/24/2024 through 8/30/2024

Monday through Friday:
Loop buses depart the main entrance stop every 20 minutes from 7:30 a.m. - 10:10 p.m.
(last departure from main entrance at 9:50 p.m.).
Loop buses depart the Barn Theater stop every 20 minutes from 7:40 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. (last departure from Barn Theater at 9:40 p.m.).

 

Weekends:

There is no loop bus service on weekends.

Upper Campus Routing

Please Note: Upper Campus Routes are suspended for the summer of 2024 and will return in the fall quarter.

Upper Campus buses depart from the East and West Remote parking lots and run both directions through campus, Monday through Friday.

Counterclockwise (east to west) Upper Campus buses depart from the inside stop of the East Remote parking lot, turn onto Hagar Drive, travel on McLaughlin Drive to Heller Drive, and end (or reverse direction) at the West Remote parking lot.

Clockwise (west to east) Upper Campus buses depart from the inside stop of the West Remote parking lot, turn onto Heller Drive, travel on McLaughlin Drive to Hagar Drive, and end (or reverse direction) at the East Remote parking lot.

Upper Campus shuttles travel between East and West Remote parking lots. These shuttles are supplemental to the Campus Loop Service.


Night Upper Campus Routing

Please Note: Night Upper Campus routes are suspended for the summer of 2024 and will return in the fall quarter.

Night Core Upper Campus shuttles start at the Main Entrance and travel to West Remote.

 

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