*COVID Precaution Update, Friday, May 28 at 5 p.m.: UMD will align with updated federal, state and county guidelines on mask use and capacity and distancing restrictions, with some modifications. Everyone aboard Shuttle-UM, including those who are fully vaccinated, is still required to wear a face mask that covers their nose and mouth. Face coverings are required on public transportation. View announcement

*2021 Metro Station Reconstruction Begins May 29: The College Park-U. of Md station will be closed May 29 to September 6. Read more.

Shuttle-UM Covid Precautions

We have taken many steps to prevent the spread of coronavirus for our passengers and drivers:

If you have a concern or observe a bus that needs attention, we urge you to contact us at 301-314-3687 (DOTS).

New Rider Guide

Whether you’re a seasoned transit user or have never boarded a bus, take a look at our new rider guideIn response to COVID-19, we have implemented many new rider procedures


  • ID

    ID is required to ride these shuttles.

  • PM

    Evening service route


NextBus provides accurate real-time arrival information - not schedules - at the stop and online. With NextBus, you KNOW BEFORE YOU GO!

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Track your preferred routes by signing up for automatic text alerts. You may also text "NBUS UMD [NextBus stop#]" to 41411. View additional instructions. 

College Park Resident Pass Info 

Complimentary Shuttle-UM bus passes are available to City of College Park residents. Passes may be obtained from City Hall, Davis Hall and Youth and Family Services.