STUDENT BREAK TRANSPORTATION

Shuttle-UM takes out-of-state TERPS home for the holidays. 

Students may take a Shuttle-UM bus to New York and New Jersey for Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring break for a fee. Shuttle-UM also offers students free transportation to Baltimore Washington International (BWI) Airport for Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring break. 

Shuttle-UM students

REGISTRATION

Tuesday, November 27 at 10:00 a.m. to Tuesday, December 11 at 4:00 p.m.

FEES 

$35 one-way; $60 round-trip.

Cancellation policy

Cancellations must be made by Friday, December 7 at 11:59 PM to receive a refund. No refunds will be issued after this date.

Please email dotsTrips@umd.edu with questions. 

 

INTERSTATE BREAK TRANSPORTATION BUS SCHEDULE

DEPARTURE: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18, COLE STUDENT ACTIVITIES BUILDING, 2:00 P.M.

Destination Estimated Time of Arrival
Cherry Hill, NJ (near Philadelphia) 4:30 p.m.
Metropark, NJ 6:00 p.m.
Port Authority, NY 7:00 p.m.

 

RETURN TO UMD: SUNDAY, JANUARY 27, COLE STUDENT ACTIVITIES BUILDING

Departure Location Departure Time Estimated Time of Arrival
Port Authority, NY 12:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Metropark, NJ 1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Cherry Hll, NJ
(near Philadelphia)
2:30 p.m. 5:00 p.m.

 

Please expect traffic delays when traveling on holiday weekends.

*Please note this is only transportation from and to campus. Passengers are responsible for their own travel arrangements upon reaching the destination point.

Port Authority, New York

Our buses depart from the front of Cole Student Activities Building on campus and drop off passengers at Port Authority in New York City between 8th and 9th avenues on 42nd Street. For return trips, our buses will pick up from this area (between 8th and 9th avenues on 42nd Street) and return to the Cole Student Activities Building.

Metropark, New Jersey

Our buses depart from the front of the Cole Student Activties Building on campus and drop off passengers at the Metropark station. This station lies within the Iselin section of Woodbridge Township, close to the border with Edison, north of the intersection of Thornall Street and Wood Avenue. It is accessible via Exits 130, 131, 131A or 131B of the Garden State Parkway.

Cherry Hill, NJ

Our buses depart from the front of the Cole Student Activties Building on campus and drops off passengers at Cherry Hill Mall: Route 38 Cherry Hill, NJ 08002. The New Jersey Transit Bus Shelter - Route 38 East at Cherry Hill Mall Drive is located in front of the Cherry Hill Towers Apartment Complex.

There is also bus transportation to New York City provided through Greyhound Lines, Megabus and Boltbus among others.

BREAK TRANSPORTATION TO BWI AIRPORT  

Shuttle-UM will offer free shuttle service to the Baltimore/Washington International Airport during Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring break. We require no reservations or tickets, but passengers must show a university ID to ride.

Pickup Location FOR WINTER BREAK:

All shuttles will leave from Cole Field House and pick up passengers from BWI Airport from Door 18 at the International Arrival terminal. This is the last door in the terminal.

Dates & Pickup Times for WINTER Break:

Departure from Maryland to BWI on Tuesday, December 18 (Leaves from Cole Student Activities Building)

5:00 a.m., 7:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.

Departure from BWI to Maryland on Sunday, January 27 (Returning to Cole Student Activities Building)

8:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 8:00 p.m., 10:00 p.m.

Transportation to BWI is also available by connecting to the Greenbelt Metro Station from College Park on the Green Metrorail Line and taking the B30 Express Metrobus to BWI Airport.

Please email your questions to dotsTrips@umd.edu