Bus Service Schedules
MODIFIED BUS SCHEDULES
For fall 2020, Drexel University bus service along the Dragon Route (Center City Loop) and Queen Lane Route (East Falls Loop) is running on modified schedules and with health protocols in place. Effective Oct. 19 through Nov. 25, 2020, bus service along the Powelton/Spring Garden Route has also resumed on a modified schedule.
View the modified schedules on this PDF
Due to a multi-year construction project to rehabilitate the Chestnut Street bridge, bus service to and from the University City Campus may experience delays, particularly during peak hours. For more information, please see this chestnutstreetbridges.com.
Drexel University provides transportation across its three campuses - University City Campus, Center City Campus and the Queen Lane Campus. Students, faculty and professional staff are permitted unlimited use of this service at no charge. The bus service includes three fixed routes (Powelton/Spring Garden, Dragon and Queen Lane) and operates Monday through Friday.
Upon boarding a bus, all students, faculty and professional staff are required to present a valid Drexel University ID to the driver.
There is limited service during University holidays and Winter Break.
Dragon Route (Center City Loop)
This service runs Monday through Friday from 33rd and Market Streets at Nesbitt Building to 15th and Race Streets at the Center City Campus, then stopping at a bus zone at 19th and Arch Streets.
Powelton/Spring Garden Route
This route runs Monday through Friday from 33rd and Market Streets (Nesbitt Building) to the Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships (35th/36th and Spring Garden streets) to the Vidas Field House at 42nd and Powelton. This service also provides one express run from 33rd and Ludlow to the Vidas Athletic Complex This service does not operate on weekends.
Queen Lane Route (East Falls Loop)
This express service operates Monday through Friday in a continuous loop between 15th and Race Streets at the Center City Campus and the Queen Lane Campus.
University of Pennsylvania Bus (East / West)
Drexel University has a reciprocity agreement with the University of Pennsylvania allowing Drexel students, faculty and professional staff 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.
Penn Bus Schedules