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Shuttle Service

UC San Diego shuttle

Find out about free shuttles for faculty, staff and students that serve the UCSD campus, medical centers and key points off campus.

UCSD’s extensive transportation system is free for UCSD students, faculty, and staff. To board, show your campus ID to the driver on request.

Check Parking and Commuter Alerts for updates and schedule changes during academic breaks.

UC San Diego is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus.

GPS live tracking

Watch your shuttle travel its route in real time. You can:

  • Track one or more shuttle routes simultaneously at www.ucsdbus.com.
  • Track shuttles using text messaging or any Web-enabled device: Visit ucsdbus.com and click Mobile. The service is free, but your carrier's standard fees may apply.
  • Go directly to your shuttle route below and click "track it live."

Route maps and schedules

The combined campus shuttle map (PDF) shows all routes and schedules:

Unless otherwise noted, shuttles run weekdays year-round, except university holidays, and service may be reduced or suspended during academic breaks. To find out about scheduled and unscheduled changes:


The shuttle fleet includes state-of-the-art, low-emission buses. Read more about sustainable vehicle use and maintenance.


Tell us how we’re doing. If you have ideas for improving Transportation Services, email TellTPS@ucsd.edu.

Note: this page has a friendly URL that's easy to remember: http://blink.ucsd.edu/go/shuttles