Updated as of Aug. 23, 2023

Extra shuttle service during home football games

During home football games in the fall semester, CAMBUS provides shuttle services from select parking lots to near Kinnick Stadium.

Details of the extra shuttles can be found below.

CAMBUS Saturday routes and schedules modified during home football games

In addition to the extra shuttle service, regular CAMBUS routes are modified during home football games on Saturdays.

Detour information for regular CAMBUS routes can be found below.

CAMBUS system map on home football Saturdays

The map displays CAMBUS fixed-routes and football shuttles operating on home football Saturdays. 

Please note:

  • 35 Interdorm does not detour during home games and is not shown on the map.
  • Detours for 31 Red Route, 32 Blue Route, and 43 Hawkeye Interdorm begin at the start of service and continue until about two hours after the game ends.
  • There is no fixed-route service on the Saturday before Labor Day.
map of cambus routes on football game days

Game Day CAMBUS Shuttles

On home football game days, CAMBUS provides additional shuttle service from select parking lots on campus to near Kinnick Stadium. 

Service is provided from these locations:  

  • Parking Lot 85, Hawkeye Commuter
  • Parking Lot 55, Hancher Commuter
  • Downtown Iowa City: at Schaeffer Hall/Downtown Interchange bus stop on the Pentacrest

Extra shuttle service will be provided during the following home games:

2021-2022 Home Football Games with CAMBUS Shuttles
date versus game start pre-game shuttles begin
Sept. 2, 2022 Utah State 11 a.m. 9 a.m.
Sept. 18, 2022 Western Michigan 2:30 p.m. 12:30 p.m.
Sept. 30, 2022 Michigan State TBA 2 hours before kick-off
Oct. 7, 2022 Purdue TBA 2 hours before kick-off
Oct. 21, 2022 Minnesota TBA 2 hours before kick-off
Nov. 11, 2022 Rutgers TBA 2 hours before kick-off
Nov. 18, 2022 Illinois TBA 2 hours before kick off

Schedule last updated on Aug. 23, 2023

For the most up-to-date home game schedule, please visit hawkeyesports.com.

Shuttle map

Click here to a view a map of available CAMBUS shuttle service.

Hours of service

Pre-Game Shuttles

Extra shuttle service begins 2 hours before kick-off. Frequent shuttle service is provided until kick-off.

In-Game Shuttles

Less frequent shuttles are provided during the game. 

Post-Game Shuttles

Post-game shuttles begin at approximately the mid-point of the fourth quarter. Riders needing to travel to downtown or to Parking Lot 55, Hancher Commuter will board a bus at the VA Loop. Riders needing to travel to Parking Lot 85, Hawkeye Commuter will board a bus near Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Post game shuttles operate until approximately 1 hour after the game ends.

CAMBUS routes are accessible, no fare, and open to the general public.

Please be mindful that eating and drinking on the bus is not allowed.  Opened alcoholic beverages are also not allowed on the bus.

Please listen to the instructions of drivers and support staff assisting with the shuttles. Make sure to fill in all standing room, including standing room in the back of the bus.

For more information about riding CAMBUS, view our rider guide.

Some items are not allowed in Kinnick Stadium. View hawkeyesports.com for more information.

For more information about game day on campus, including parking, see hawkeyesports.com.


Modified CAMBUS routes on home football Saturdays

On home football Saturdays, regular CAMBUS routes are modified from the beginning of service until approximately two hours after the game ends.

Service Notes

There is no CAMBUS service to some locations on campus until about two hours after the game.

31 Red Route and 32 Blue Route operate between Rienow/Slater Hall and the VA Loop. There is no service to these stops:

  • Family Care
  • Melrose Court
  • West Campus Transportation Center
  • Dental College stops
  • Newton/Lincoln



West residence halls

Rienow Hall, Slater Hall, Peterson Hall, Hillcrest Hall

Temporary stop at the intersection of Burlington Street and Riverside Drive
West Campus Transportation Center, Kinnick Stadium