Lancaster Commons Shuttle 22-23 UPDATED January 5, 2023

January 4, 2023 10:15 am to May 31, 2023 11:00 am

Update:  January 5, 2023: 

  • Please note the new link to follow the location of the Lancaster Commons bus:


Update:  January 3, 2023: 


Update:  December 11:  The Lancaster shuttle is back in operation (11:05am).


Update:  December 11:  The Lancaster shuttle is experiencing mechanical issues and will remain out of service until the contractor addresses the issues.


Update:  December 7:  The Lancaster shuttle schedule over Winter Break will be:Monday, Dec. 19 – Thursday, Dec. 22: 9:00am – 7:00pm.  .
  • Friday, Dec. 23 – Sunday, Dec. 25:  NO SERVICE 
  • Monday, Dec. 26 – Thursday, Dec. 29: 9:00am – 7:00pm
  • Friday, Dec. 30 – Sunday, Jan. 1: NO SERVICE
  • Monday, Jan. 2 – Friday, Jan. 6: 9:00am -7:00pm
  • Saturday, Jan. 7- Sunday, Jan. 8: 9:00am -7:00pm
  • Jan 9th resume normal service


Update:  November 17:  The Lancaster shuttle schedule over Thanksgiving break will be:

  • Wednesday, Nov. 23         9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Thursday, Nov. 24            NO SERVICE   
  • Friday, Nov. 25                 9:00am - 9:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov. 26             10am - 9:00pm
  • Sunday, Nov. 27               8:30am - 6:30pm


Update:  October 18:  The Lancaster Shuttle is experiencing mechanic issues.  Please contact Duke Van Services on or call 919-684-2020 for transportation to Lancaster Commons.


Update:  October 12:  The Lancaster shuttle wll operate from 8:30am until 7:30pm Saturday, Oct. 15.


Update:  October 5:  The Lancaster shuttle schedule during fall break will be:

  • Friday, Oct. 7             8:30am - 6:30pm
  • Saturday, Oct. 8        8:30am - 6:30pm    
  • Sunday, Oct. 9          8:30am - 6:30pm
  • Monday, Oct. 10       8:30am - 6:30pm
  • Tuesday, Oct. 11      8:30am - 6:30pm

Regular service will resume on Wednesday, Oct. 12.


Update:  September 30:  The Lancaster shuttle will cease apartment service at 6:30pm on Friday, Sept. 30.


Update:  September 29:  The Lancaster shuttle plans to continue service as long as it is safe to do so. However, there could be weather delays or detours as needed based on road flooding. Passengers are encouraged to check Samsara for real-time tracking and location of the shuttle.


Monday, Aug. 15 through Saturday, Aug. 20, from 8:30am-6:30pm, Housing and Residenital Life will provide express shuttle service, operated by Holiday Tours, from Lancaster Commons to the Science Dr. loop near the Bryan Center.  The Lancaster Commons shuttle stop is located in the parking lot near the main office. The fall semester schedule begins on Sunday, Aug.21. 

The weekday schedule includes 12-minute loops from Lancaster Commons to Science Dr. and back and operate from 7:30am to 10:00pm Monday through Friday, with the last pickup at Science Dr. at 9:54pm. Service breaks take place from  9:06am-9:30am, 11:06am-11:42am, 1:18pm-1:42pm, 3:18pm-3:54pm, 5:30pm-5:54pm, and 7:54pm-8:30pm.

Service will operate on Saturday and Sunday from 8:30am to 6:30pm, with service breaks occuring at 10:30am-11:06am, 1:30pm-1;54pm and 3:54pm-4:30pm.

Duke Van Services will drop off and pick up passengers at Lancaster Commons Monday through Saturday, from 6:30pm to 2:00am, with the last request at 1:30am.  Use the TransLoc OnDemand app to request a ride.


Track the Lancaster Commons shuttle by viewing this page.

Face coverings are required on the shuttles at all times.  No eating or drinking is permitted.

Fall Semester Weekday Schedule

Fall Semester Weekend Schedule