Frequently Asked Questions
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.
The bus service may not be used for commuting to a place of non-UCD/UCB employment or by non-UCD/UCB personnel.
|Day||AM Departures||PM Departures|
|Monday thru Friday||7:30 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*
|Saturday||9:00 am leave UCD,|
10:30 am arrive UCB*
|11:00 am leave UCB,|
12:30 pm arrive UCD*
|Sunday||N/A||3:00 pm leave UCD,|
4:30 pm arrive UCB*
|N/A||5:00 pm leave UCB,|
6:30 pm arrive UCD*
|* Arrival times are approximate|
|Holiday||Date||Davis Departure||Berkeley Departure|
|Martin Luther King Holiday||Monday, January 16, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Presidents’ Day||Monday, February 20, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Cesar Chavez Holiday||Friday, March 31, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 29, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Independence Day||Tuesday, July 4, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 4, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Veterans Day Holiday||Friday, November 10, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Thanksgiving Eve||Wednesday, November 22, 2017||9:00 am||11:00 am|
|Wednesday, November 22, 2017||3:00 pm||5:00 pm|
|Wednesday, November 22, 2017||7:30 pm||9:00 pm|
|Thanksgiving Holiday||Thursday, November 23, 2017||No Shuttle||No Shuttle|
|Friday, November 24, 2017||No Shuttle||No 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.
You may make a reservation up to 30 days in advance.
The fare is $12.00 one way. They can be purchased via the online registration system
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.
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.
The shuttle features a bicycle rack that can accommodate two bicycles on a first come, first serve basis.
Yes, the shuttle offers free WiFi.
Yes, but you must indicate this need on the registration form when you make your reservation.