What’s the Davis/Berkeley Shuttle?

The Intercampus Bus service provides transportation between the University of California Davis and Berkeley campuses for UCD/UCB faculty, staff and registered students. The Intercampus Bus service runs year around, seven days a week, with the exception of some holidays. The schedule for the Intercampus Bus service is available on our Shuttle Schedule page. The bus also carries interlibrary loan material and intercampus mail to and from the Davis campus and the Berkeley campus. The bus service may not be used for commuting to a place of non-UCD/UCB employment or by non-UCD/UCB personnel. Reservations are required.

Acceptable Use

The bus service may not be used for commuting to a place of non-UCD/UCB employment or by non-UCD/UCB personnel.

Shuttle Schedule

DayAM DeparturesPM Departures
Monday thru Friday7:30 am leave UCD,
9:00 am arrive UCB*
4:30 pm leave UCD,
6:00 pm arrive UCB*
11:30 am leave UCB,
1:00 pm arrive UCD*
6:30 pm leave UCB,
8:00 pm arrive UCD*
Saturday9:00 am leave UCD,
10:30 am arrive UCB*
N/A
11:00 am leave UCB,
12:30 pm arrive UCD*
N/A
SundayN/A3:00 pm leave UCD,
4:30 pm arrive UCB*
N/A5:00 pm leave UCB,
6:30 pm arrive UCD*
* Arrival times are approximate

Holiday Schedule

HolidayDateDavis DepartureBerkeley Departure
Martin Luther King HolidayMonday, January 16, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Presidents’ DayMonday, February 20, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Cesar Chavez HolidayFriday, March 31, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Memorial DayMonday, May 29, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Independence DayTuesday, July 4, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Labor DayMonday, September 4, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Veterans Day HolidayFriday, November 10, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Thanksgiving EveWednesday, November 22, 20179:00 am11:00 am
Wednesday, November 22, 20173:00 pm5:00 pm
Wednesday, November 22, 20177:30 pm9:00 pm
Thanksgiving HolidayThursday, November 23, 2017No ShuttleNo Shuttle
Friday, November 24, 2017No ShuttleNo Shuttle

Arrival is approximately 1½ hours after departure

Shuttle Stop Locations

In Davis, the shuttle picks up and delivers passengers at the Library receiving dock on the south side of the Shields Library on the Davis campus, facing the Art building. In Berkeley, the pick up/drop off area is the West Gate entrance, on West Crecent Circle.`

How long does the bus ride take?

The bus ride is approximately and hour and 30 minutes long, depending on traffic and other conditions.

Who can ride the Berkeley Bus?

UCD/UCB faculty, staff, and registered students.

Reservations

You may make a reservation up to 30 days in advance.

Shuttle Fare

The fare is $12.00 one way. They can be purchased via the online registration system

Cancellations

Please cancel reservations if you will not be traveling. Reservations must be cancelled 24 hours in advance of the shuttle departure time to receive a refund. Refunds will be processed less transaction and cancellation fees. Refunds may take up to 3 business days to process. Reservations must be cancelled using the online registration system.

Luggage

Passengers are allowed up to two carry-on items not exceeding 7"x12"x19" that can be safely stored under the seats or in overhead racks during transport.

Bicycles

The shuttle features a bicycle rack that can accommodate two bicycles on a first come, first serve basis.

WiFi

Yes, the shuttle offers free WiFi.

Wheelchair Access

Yes, but you must indicate this need on the registration form when you make your reservation.

Alternative Transportation to Berkeley

Other Questions

If you would like additional information about intercampus transportation, please send us a message on our Contact Page, or call (530) 752-8287 or send an email to BerkBus@ad3.ucdavis.edu.