Recent Announcements

Apartment Routes

The University of Alabama contracts with the apartment complexes to provide bus service to and from their complex according to the published schedule. This service begins the first day of the fall semester and continues until the last day of spring semester. Service is not provided on any dates which University classes and/or exams are not in session and any portion of the summer term. Please review the Apartment Route page for more details and contact us at 348-7433 if you have any questions.

Rose Administration Stop

Due to road construction – The Blue Express will not pick up in front of Rose Administration. Please walk over to Reese Phifer if you need to catch the Blue Express.   Please note – bus routes could change for day to day due to road construction.  We will update our website and TransLoc as much as possible.  If you have questions please call 348-7433.  Please be patient as we work through the construction process.

Summer Hours

Crimson Ride will run Monday-Friday from 6:50am-6:00pm.  348-RIDE will run Monday-Friday 6:00pm-6:50am and 24 hours on the weekends. The Shopping Shuttle will run normal hours on Sunday from 1-6pm. The Apartment Shuttles and Express buses will not run during the summer schedule.  Regular bus service will begin Monday August 15, 2016.

Bus Detours During Student Move-out

UA student move-out will affect certain bus routes on campus today through Friday, May 6. Traffic and parking will be especially heavy around the Highlands, Presidential Village I, Presidential Village II, Ridgecrest, Riverside and Tutwiler residential areas and around sorority and fraternity rows (see Campus Map to locate buildings). Several bus routes will have to use alternate routes during this time. UA Transportation Services asks that employees exercise patience this week while students and their families are packing and leaving campus for the summer


The University of Alabama Skateboard Policy

Please review the link to our 2016 Skateboard Policy.

The University of Alabama Skateboard Policy 2016


University Boulevard Renovations Detour Plan

University Boulevard will be experiencing renovations during the summer of 2016.  The renovations will be conducted in three phases:

First Phase  May 9 through May 27, 2016 – Lane closures will occur.

Second Phase  May 9 through July 8, 2016 – Full road closure between Hackberry Lane and 2nd Avenue.  July 8 through August 10, 2016 – Partial road closures will occur.

Third Phase  May 19 through July 8, 2016 – Full road closure between 2nd Avenue and the west side of Arby’s.  July 8 through August 10, 2016 – Partial road closures will occur.

Please click the link below for a map and more details on the renovations.

University Boulevard Renovations Detour Plan


TransLoc – See Your Bus in Real Time

Transloc-rider is a Web site that will allow you to view the buses in “real time” as they travel on the routes around campus.  The buses have GPS technology and can be tracked using your smart phone or computer.

Click here to view your bus on TransLoc     

Learn more about TransLoc Rider at or visit the Apple App Store to download it today.