Shuttle and Bus Services

Campus Shuttle

  • BusWhere: Notre Dame

Planning your work day on campus just got easier.   Notre Dame Transportation Services has made the switch to BusWhere shuttle tracking service. 

This change will allow you to

  • View the location of the shuttle on the campus map in real time

  • View estimated time of arrival for any stop along the route

  • Receive a notification letting you know the shuttle is approaching your location (when accessing BusWhere through the BusWhere app only).

When looking to view the location of the shuttle, you can

  • Use the shuttle icon located in the NDMobile app. Use the code NOTREDAME to complete your login.  No email or password is needed.

  • Scan the QR code to add the BusWhere app to your mobile device. When prompted, use the code NOTREDAME to complete your login.  No email or password is needed.

  • Visit the BusWherewebsite to access the Notre Dame shuttle in real-time from your computer.



The Campus Shuttle consists of two routes, both of which connect at the Bulla parking lot. There is no fee for this service.

  • Bulla - Main Shuttle: Runs a loop from the Bulla parking lot to the Main Building, traversing Holy Cross Drive and Sorin Court along the north side of campus. 

  • Bulla - Library - Snite Shuttle*: Runs a loop from the Bulla parking lot to Hesburgh Library and Snite Museum, traversing Leahy Drive and Moose Krause Circle towards the center of campus.

Hours of Operation

  • Bulla - Main Shuttle: 7:00am - 10:00am and 4:00pm - 6:00pm

  • Bulla - Library - Snite Shuttle: 7:00am - 6:00pm 

*Beginning Monday, May 20 thru Friday, June 7, due to Hesburgh Library renovations, Library Circle and Library Lane will be closed. The Bulla-Library-Snite shuttle route will pick-up and drop-off at the corner of Library Circle and Leahy Drive as well as the west side of the Hesburgh Library. 

Notre Dame Transportation Shuttle Routes Map

Shuttles operate Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (see detailed routes and times listed below).  Shuttles will run every 10-15 minutes. During the hours of operation, passengers can check on the status of shuttles by clicking on the shuttle icon within the ND Mobile app.

Cardinal Buses and Transportation Services partner to provide service, with a combination of Cardinal buses and University-operated vans.  All vehicles will be marked with the ND Campus Shuttle signage.

  • Bulla/Hesburgh Library/Snite Museum Circle*: One Cardinal Bus will run during the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

  • Bulla Lot to Main Building: One University-operated van will operate during the hours of 7:00 to 10:00 am, and 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Download the ND Mobile app from the app store for Apple devices, or from Google Play for Android devices. Any device, including tablets and desktops, can also use the ND Mobile app by visiting

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us at or 574-631-6467.


Fare-free transportation is provided for University Students, Faculty, and Staff on all routes throughout the South Bend/Mishawaka system with a valid University ID. Visit TRANSPO’s website for more information on routes and schedules

  • Route 17 – The SWEEP

    • The SWEEP provides service between Notre Dame, Holy Cross and Saint Mary’s College. The SWEEP connects right to the #7 Route on campus. This service runs Monday-Friday during the school year.

    • The first day of service for the 2023-2024 school year is Monday, August 21, 2023.

    • The SWEEP will not run on the following dates: 

      • Monday, September 4, 2023
      • October 16  - October 20, 2023
      • November 22 - November 24, 2023
      • December 18 - January 12, 2024
      • March 11 - March 15, 2024
    • The last day of service for the for the school year is Friday, May 10, 2024.

  • Route 7

    • Route 7 leaves from the Hesburgh Library circle drive and travels to University Park Mall and Downtown South Bend near Four Winds Field


Airport Shuttle Service between Notre Dame to Chicago Midway and O'Hare Airports offered by Royal Excursion. The shuttles are for student transportation during breaks and holidays. 

Please click on the links listed for more information on the shuttle schedule and to purchase tickets. 

Information for airport shuttle services will be 

For additional questions or information, please email


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