Routes & Schedules


University of Pittsburgh Shuttle Routes

Can you get there from here? Here's the complete list of stops, times, and route maps for University of Pittsburgh buses and shuttles.

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Fall and Spring Semester Schedules

10A Upper Campus (PDF)
(via Centre/Craig)
20A North Oakland (PDF)
(via Centre Ave.)
30B South Oakland (PDF)
(via Dawson/McKee)
10B Upper Campus (PDF)
(via Petersen Events Center)
20B North Oakland (PDF)
(via Morewood/Centre)
30C South Oakland (PDF)
(via Kennett Square/Dawson)
15A OC Lot (PDF) 30A South Oakland (PDF)
(via Meyran/Dawson)
40A Biotech Center (PDF)**
(via Bates/Kennett Square)

Summer Schedules

Pitt Students: Find Bus Times by Ride Systems GPS

Ride Systems GPS ( provides transit riders with next bus times by smartphone applications. Find stops and scheduled arrival times for your desired route.

Smartphone Apps For iPhone & Android OS

  • Download our GPS App for your Apple or Android Phone
  • Search "Ride Systems" in your App Store or Market
  • Select "University of Pittsburgh"
  • Select "route" tab
  • Select  "Arrival" tab for times.

No Apple or Android Phone? Thats ok. Type into your browser and enjoy the same features.

Disability Shuttles provide safe, convenient transportation for students, faculty, and staff with temporary or permanent disabilities. To be eligible, riders must submit documentation of a physical disability that indicates their need to use the Disability Shuttle.


SafeRider provides safe transportation during the evening and early morning hours when special, nonemergency needs arise for students, faculty, and staff.

Call 412-648-CALL (2255) for your safe ride.

Library Resource Facility Shuttle (25A)

This route operates 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

There are not stops between Hillman Library and the Library Resource Facility. Requests for stops between Hillman Library and the Library Resource Facility will not be honored.

The shuttle departs Hillman Library at every 60 minutes during the hours of operation and begins its return trip from the Library Resource Facility every hour starting at 9:35 a.m. through 4:35 p.m.

Bigelow Boulevard Closures

Bigelow Boulevard may be closed from time to time throughout the year, due to special events such as the annual Bigelow Bash or football.

In these instances, buses and shuttles will not be able to pick up or drop off passengers at the bus shelters. All buses and shuttles, except the 30A, will pick up or drop off passengers across the street from the Soldiers Sailors Memorial near the Pittsburgh Athletic Association (PAA) on Bigelow Boulevard as noted in the map to the right

Public Transportation

Port Authority Transit provides fare-free service throughout Allegheny County, including Oakland and Pittsburgh. Check their online schedules or get a printed schedule at the Department of Parking, Transportation and Services Office, 3525 Forbes Avenue. Be sure to have your Smartcard Pitt ID for the new Tap and Go feature on all PAT services.

Additional routes often used are the Port Authority buses 59U with trips from Oakland to The Waterfront and to Century III Mall. For your convenience we have made a short listing of these and other popular destinations.

Chatham Shuttles & CMU Shuttles

Pitt students are eligible to ride the Chatham University shuttles and CMU shuttles at no cost after 7:00pm on weekdays and anytime on weekends (you need a valid Panther Card)

Specialty Shuttles

Don't forget about the University's specialty shuttles, the Disability Shuttle, the SafeRider program, and the Library Resource Facility Shuttle.


Important Dates

Need to Charter a Bus?

The University's buses and shuttles are available to charter for official University functions. We can also charter school buses, motor coaches, and shuttles. Complete our Charter Bus Request Form and we will provide you with a quote.
Email completed Charter Request Form to

Commute Planning Assistance

Want to try alternative transportation but not sure how to begin? It's quick and easy to plan your trip using Google Maps' trip planning resource.