Bus Service Schedules
ROUTE CHANGES EFFECTIVE SEPT. 8, 2015: The Blue & Gold Route (University City Loop) will be replaced with a new Powelton/Spring Garden Route effective Sept. 8, 2015. Please consult the route schedule and plan your travel accordingly.
Drexel University provides transportation across its three campuses - University City Campus, Center City Campus and the Queen Lane Campus. Students, staff, and faculty are permitted unlimited use of this service at no charge. The bus service includes three fixed routes (Blue & Gold, Dragon and Queen Lane) and operates Monday through Friday. Weekend shuttle service is available to students only on the University City Campus.
Upon boarding a shuttle bus, all students, staff and faculty are required to present a valid Drexel University ID to the driver. During University holidays, limited service will be available. All Drexel University shuttle buses run on biodiesel fuel and are eco-friendly.
Blue & Gold Route (University City Loop)
This route runs Monday through Friday from 33rd & Market Streets at W.W. Hagerty Library to 40th & Walnut Streets to 43rd & Walnut Streets to the Vidas Field House from 5:45 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. On weekends, the shuttle buses run from 4:15 p.m. to 11:15 p.m. Service along the Blue & Gold Route is ending in fall 2015. The last day for the Blue & Gold Route will be Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015.
Dragon Route (Center City Loop)
This service runs Monday through Friday from 33rd and Market Streets at Nesbitt Hall to 15th and Race Streets at the Center City Campus, then stopping at a bus zone at 19th and Arch Streets. Service begins at 5:15 a.m. and ends at 11:06 p.m.
Queen Lane Route (East Falls Loop)
This route runs Monday through Friday in a continuous loop between 15th and Race Streets at the Center City Campus and the Queen Lane Campus. Service begins at 5:00 a.m. and ends at 10:30 p.m.
Powelton/Spring Garden Route: EFFECTIVE SEPT. 8, 2015
Effective Sept. 8, 2015, this route will run Monday through Friday from 33rd & Market Streets at W.W. Hagerty Library to the Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships (35th/36th and Spring Garden streets) to the Vidas Field House at 42nd and Powelton from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. The shuttle will also provide one express run from 33rd and Market to the Vidas Athletic Complex at 5:45 a.m., Monday through Friday. The shuttle will not run on weekends or holidays.
University of Pennsylvania Bus (East / West)
Drexel University has a reciprocity agreement with the University of Pennsylvania allowing Drexel students to ride the University of Pennsylvania fixed route campus bus service, free of charge. This service generally operates as far west as 48th Street and Woodland Avenue and as far east as 20th and South Streets.