Daytime Shuttles: Monday - Friday
Bear Transit is UC Berkeley’s shuttle system, servicing the campus and vicinity. Anyone can ride our shuttles, which provide convenient transportation between campus, Downtown Berkeley BART, parking lots, Clark Kerr campus, the Hill area, residence halls, Richmond Field Station (RFS), and north and south sides of campus.
On the P and Hill Lines, Bear Transit is free to campus affiliates holding a current campus ID, such as the Cal 1 Card. However, on the RFS line, all riders must pay a fare regardless of affiliation. Riders without campus ID must pay a nominal fare on all Bear Transit lines.
P1 Line (Around Campus)
P2 Line (Downtown Berkeley BART - through Central Campus)
SHARED SERVICES SHUTTLE (FACULTY/STAFF ONLY)
- Morning - From North Berkeley BART Station - 6:40AM, every 20 minutes until 9:00AM.
- Afternoon - From 4th Street - North Berkeley BART - 4:10PM every 20 minutes until 6:10PM.
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° Time intervals may vary throughout the day, particularly on the first and last runs of a service period. Please see the schedule for each route for a complete listing of stop times.
† Honored for free shuttle ride: Bear Transit Shuttle Pass; Cal 1 Card ID; Bear Pass; Emeriti ID.
All daytime shuttles, P-Line, RFS-Line, and H-Line, are equipped with wheelchair lifts.
Night Safety Shuttles: Every Day
Please visit the new Night Safety website for all information regarding BearWalk, The Night Safety Shuttles and Door to Door.
Faculty, staff, and post docs ride free** with display of Cal 1 ID, or Bear Pass.
Emeriti ride free** by displaying an Emeriti ID card.
Students ride free** by displaying a valid ID.
Community members and the general public who are not affiliated with the campus can ride Bear Transit at the fares listed under each route description.
** except RFS line: Pay standard fare rate or use RFS pass purchased at the Parking & Transportation office.
Bikes On Buses
Most AC Transit buses and Bear Transit Shuttles are equipped with bicycle racks. Racks are mounted on the front of the bus and each holds two bikes. When racks are filled, no more than two bicycles will be allowed in passenger compartment, when seating is available. No bikes, in passenger compartment when there is only standing room. You can board a bicycle any time of day without an extra fare or permit. For more information, visit Bikes on Buses.
Inter-campus shuttles: connect to UC Davis, Mills and UC San Francisco (UCSF shuttles from San Francisco BART stations)
Lawrence Berkeley Lab Shuttle: For LBL affiliates only. Please call (510) 486-4165 for information.
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