Routes, Schedules & Maps

Routes, Schedules & Maps

Service Alert: COVID-19

CAMBUS service has been modified in response to campus changes in response to COVID-19. Operations are focus on supporting the critical functions of the university and UI Hospitals & Clinics. See summary of service in response to campus changes for COVID-19


Note: Click on route name for route map

Red Route: Central campus service (circles clockwise).  Includes WCTC/UIHC, North Hospital, Residence Halls and Pentacrest.

Schedules: Red Academic Weekday ♦  Red Academic Weekend ♦  Red Interim-Summer

Blue Route Central campus service (circles counterclockwise).  Includes WCTC/UIHC, North Hospital, Residence Halls and Pentacrest.

Schedules: Blue Academic Weekday ♦  Blue Academic Weekend ♦  Blue Interim-Summer

Saferide Service: Late night service.  Runs on Friday/Saturday nights only during the Academic Year.

Schedules: Interdorm Saferide 

Interdorm: Serves east and west side Residence Halls (including Mayflower) and the Pentacrest.  Interdorm-Cultural & LGBTQ Resource Centers deviates to Melrose to serve Cultural & LGBTQ Resource centers.

Schedules: Interdorm Academic Weekday  ♦  Interdorm Academic Weekend

Mayflower Shuttle: Mayflower Hall to east side Residence Halls and the Pentacrest

Schedules: Mayflower Shuttle Academic Weekday

Hawkeye Interdorm: Serves Hawkeye campus, WCTC/UIHC, Residence Halls and the Pentacrest

Schedules: Hawkeye Interdorm Year-Round Weekday ♦  Hawkeye Interdorm Academic Weekend  ♦  Hawkeye Interdorm Summer Weekend

Hawkeye Express: AM/PM peak service to Hawkeye campus, Health Sciences campus via Newton Road and the Pentacrest (no service to WCTC)

Schedules: Hawkeye Express Year-Round Weekday

Pentacrest: Serves the Pentacrest, North Hospital and Finkbine/Arena Commuter Lots

Schedules: Pentacrest Academic Weekday ♦  Pentacrest Interim-Summer Weekday

Night Pentacrest: Serves the Pentacrest, North Hospital, Finkbine/Arena Commuter Lots and WCTC/UIHC

Schedules: Night Pentacrest Year-Round Weekday

Research Park: Research Park campus to North Hospital. Downtown service arranged through transfer with Pentacrest.

Schedules: Research Park Year-Round Weekday

East Campus Shuttle: Serves the Pentacrest, Clinton Street Music, the University Services Building (USB) and Lot 11

Schedules: East Campus Shuttle Year-Round Weekday

Hospital Finkbine Arena: Serves WCTC/UIHC to Finkbine & Arena Commuter Lots

Schedules: Hospital Finkbine Arena Year-Round Weekday

North Hospital Shuttle: Serves Finkbine & Arena Commuter Lots to the VA Loop

Schedules: North Hospital Shuttle Academic Weekday ♦  North Hospital Shuttle Interim-Summer Weekday

Hospital via Hancher: Serves North Hospital to Hancher Parking Lot

Schedules: Hospital via Hancher Academic Weekday (AM only) ♦  Hospital via Hancher Interim-Summer (AM and PM)

Hawk Lot Hospital: Weekday early morning/late afternoon express service between Hawkeye Lot and WCTC/UIHC

Schedules: Hawk Lot Hospital Year-Round Weekday

Hawkeye Hospital: Serves Hawkeye campus, North Hospital and WCTC/UIHC (no service to Residence Halls or the Pentacrest)

Schedules: Hawkeye Hospital Year-Round Weekday


Service Detail for Finkbine and Arena Commuter Lots to the West Campus Transportation Center

Service Detail for Hawkeye Commuter Lot to the West Campus Transportation Center and to the North Hospital Area


Common terms and abbreviations used above:

UIHC: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

WCTC: West Campus Transportation Center

Pentacrest: Downtown Iowa City/Old Capitol Area



CAMBUS routes by campus zone

CAMBUS Routes by Campus Zone

Main Campus Routes

UIHC Main Entrance
or WCTC Routes

North Hospital

Hawkeye Campus Routes

Arts and Music Campus Routes

For service at the Pentacrest area (MacBride/Schaeffer Hall, Pappajohn Business Building, downtown Iowa City) For service at the Hawkeye Campus (Student Storage Lot 39, Commuter Lot 85, Hawkeye Tennis and Rec Center, Aspire, Finkbine/Arena Lots) For service at north end of the UIHC and medical campus (Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Dental Science Building, VA Hospital, Student Health, PBDB) For service at the West Campus Transportation Center and the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics For service at the Arts Campus (Hancher, Art Building West, Visual Arts Building, Theatre Building)
Blue Route Blue Route Blue Route Hawk Lot Hospital Blue Route
East Campus Shuttle Hawk Lot Hospital Hospital via Hancher Hawkeye Express Hospital via Hancher
Hawkeye Express Hawkeye Hospital Night Pentacrest Hawkeye Hospital Red Route
Hawkeye Interdorm Hawkeye Interdorm North Hospital Shuttle Hawkeye Interdorm Saferide
Interdorm Hospital Finkbine Arena Pentacrest    
Mayflower Shuttle Night Pentacrest Red Route    
Night Pentacrest Red Route Research Park    
Pentacrest Saferide Saferide    
Red Route        
    Note: North Hospital Shuttle does not serve Student Health or PBDB