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Shuttle Services

Towson University runs shuttle routes both

on-campus and off-campus to serve campus visitors and the general campus community. While on campus, community members should plan to park their vehicle in a designated lot and use the shuttle to access other locations on campus.

In addition to the para-transit service, the front seats of each campus shuttle bus are reserved for individuals with disabilities.

*Note- Shuttle services do not operate when there are no scheduled classes.


2014 Spring Shuttle Schedule

For the current All-Route Shuttle Schedule, click here.


2014 Summer Abbreviated Shuttle Service

For the first time, Parking & Transportation Services will offer an abbreviated off-campus shuttle schedule during the Summer Session classes. This shuttle service will run from Tuesday, May 27, 2014 until Friday, August 1, 2014. The summer shuttle will not run when summer classes are not scheduled. The regular shuttle schedule will resume on Saturday, August 24, 2014 at 2pm.

As a reminder, campus shuttles will not be in operation when the university is closed for a holiday or for inclement weather.

Please click below for the Summer Shuttle routes and schedules:



Nextbus gives you instant, real-time information about your bus through your mobile phone or personal computer. It allows you to know exactly when your next bus will arrive. You can also receive alerts and reminders through email or text message. For more information about Nextbus, click here.

There are three easy ways to check Nextbus:

  • iNextbus Phone App
  • Call 443-921-3003 and enter your stop number
  • Visit www.nextbus.com

Important Notices:

MODIFIED-Loch Raven Route off-campus shuttle service will begin effective August 28th. Route will service the following communities: Courthouse Square, Towson Marketplace, Loch Raven Village, and The Quarters. The bus will start and end from the bus slip located outside of the lower entrance to the Union garage.

EXPANDED-Rodgers Forge off-campus shuttle service route has been expanded to provide service to Walker Manor, Drumcastle Apts, Rogers Forge Apts, and 7400 Building. The Rodgers Forge route does not service the Towson Center area.

MODIFIED-Goucher Route off-campus shuttle service stops Courthouse Square, Towson Marketplace, Loch Raven Village, and The Quarters will now be serviced by the Loch Raven Route.


Late Evening Off Campus Shuttle Service

There are two on-demand shuttles that depart campus at 10:15 p.m. Monday – Friday.  One shuttle combines the Kenilworth and Timonium routes, while the other combines the Rodgers Forge and Goucher routes.  These shuttles do not run on fixed routes but rather take the most direct route to reach the stops requested by those riding this last shuttle.  Simply tell the driver which stop you need to go when you board the shuttle.  Please note that only established stops will be serviced and that a valid One Card is required to ride these shuttles.

After 10 p.m., shuttle departure times and locations are as follows:



  • 10:05 p.m.- University Union (lower level bus slip)
  • 10:15 p.m.- Towsontown Garage bus shelter


Rodgers Forge/Goucher

  • 10:10 p.m.- College of Liberal Arts bus shelter
  • 10:15 p.m.- College of Fine Arts bus shelter


Summer Semester & Academic Year Breaks Alternative Options

Campus shuttles will have an abbreviated schedule during scheduled classes for Winter and Summer Sessions. Campus shuttles will not be in operation when no classes are scheduled or when the university is closed for a holiday or inclement weather. When campus shuttles operate on an abbreviated schedule during the summer or over breaks, Parking & Transportation Services offers other options which include: utilizing the Alternative Transportation Program, purchasing a prorated annual permit, or purchasing a daily, weekly, or monthly permit (NO REFUNDS).

Inclement Weather

In the event of inclement weather, the primary concern is the safety of the campus community.  Shuttles will not operate if the university is closed due to inclement weather.  If the university opens late, every effort will be made to start operating shuttles one hour prior to the announced late opening time.  If the university closes early, shuttles will operate for up to one hour after the official closing time, provided it remains safe to do so.  If department management determines it is unsafe to operate shuttles, service will be discontinued whether or not the university is open.

Please monitor Nextbus.com for notifications about shuttle service during inclement weather.

Advertising on Bus Shelters

A portion of the bus shelters located on the campus allow for advertising by outside organizations.  If you are interested in advertising opportunities on these bus shelters, please contact MSSmedia at 800-988-7657 or ads@MSSmedia.com

Parking and Transportation Services

Union Garage

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

410-704-PARK (7275) Parking, Events, Shuttle and Charter Bus Information
410-704-RIDE (7433) Para-Transit Services and Requests
Fax: 410-704-3370
E-mail: upark@towson.edu


Please note: Campus shuttles operate an abbreviated schedule during the summer & over breaks when classes are in session. Campus shuttles do not operate when the university is closed for a holiday or inclement weather.




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