NITE RIDE in Spring 2021 

COVID-19 Precautions

  • Please put your face covering on before boarding. You must wear a face covering over their nose and mouth when aboard.
  • NITE Ride will transport no more than two people at a time. 
  • Once the driver picks you up, they will take you directly to your destination. They will not stop to pick up other passengers.  

Service hours and area

  • Service runs from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. when the university is open.
  • We provide rides to and from anywhere in the NITE Ride service area

NEW: NITE Ride Vans

We may pick you up in one of our new red NITE Ride vans.


Use the Transloc app by logging in with your UID. Then, drag the map (not the pin) to select your pick-up and drop-off locations. You can also call 301-314-3687 (DOTS) to request a NITE Ride. 

NITE Ride Service Area

NITE Ride covers areas of campus not served by Shuttle-UM evening routes.

what you should know 

  • You must be in your pick-up location when you request a NITE Ride.
  • Mornings are NITE Ride’s busiest time. Give yourself at least 30 minutes to get where you’re going.

  • If you need immediate assistance or feel unsafe, you can call for a walking escort from the UMD Police Auxiliary 301-405-3555. They will get to you as quickly as possible and get you where you need to go safely.

  • NITE Ride covers areas of campus not serviced by Shuttle-UM evening routes.