Get up and go ... with GoPass


A car-free commute at Duke is easier than ever with GoPass, which allows all students and eligible faculty and staff to take unlimited rides on GoDurhamGoTriangle, and GoRaleigh. With the GoPass, you can hop on a variety of eligible bus routes near campus and your home or office, swipe the GoPass, and save time and money while cutting carbon emissions.

The GoPass is free to students. Eligible faculty and staff pay $25/year.

We provide program guidelines and suggest steps for using the GoPass. Please read this information before requesting your GoPass.


Eligibility for a GoPass varies:

  • Students - All undergraduate, graduate and professional students are eligible. 
  • Faculty and staff - If you work on or within a half mile of East, West, Central, or the Health System campuses, or at the American Tobacco Campus, you are eligibile. Check the map to verify eligibility.
  • Affiliates - If you are a visiting scholar, faculty emeritus, temporary employee, or contract employee, you may obtain a GoPass for $25/year.

Those who are not eligible for a GoPass through Duke include:

  • Spouses of Duke faculty, staff, and students
  • Students of other universities taking a Duke class
  • Volunteers

If you are not eligible for a GoPass through Duke, you may purchase passes directly from GoTriangle -- many are discounted.

Obtaining Your GoPass

To obtain a GoPass, do one of the following:

Renewing Your GoPass

GoPasses are valid for one year, from August 1 through September 30. We'll email renewal information to you before your GoPass expires.