Routes, Schedules & Maps

CAMBUS Routes, Schedules, and Maps


Service Alert: COVID-19

Parking and Transportation’s operations are focused on supporting the critical operations of the University of Iowa and UI Hospitals & Clinics. CAMBUS operations may quickly change in response to COVID-19. Please also refer to the CAMBUS service changes in response to COVID-19 page for the most up-to-date information. 


Main Campus Routes

Interdorm-WCTC, Mayflower Shuttle, West Dorm Shuttle, South Campus Shuttle, Red Route, Blue Route

Health Sciences Campus Routes

Finkbine-Pentacrest, Research Park, Hawkeye-Pentacrest, Hancher-Newton Road

Arts Campus and Hancher Parking Lot

Hancher-Newton Road, Hancher-Downtown, Red Route, Blue Route

Finkbine Commuter and Arena Parking Lots

Hospital-Finkbine/Arena, Finkbine-Pentacrest, VA Loop Shuttle

Hawkeye Commuter and Hawkeye Campus

Hawk Lot-Hospital, Hawkeye-Pentacrest, Hawkeye Interdorm

 

Main Campus Routes

Routes serving main campus destinations including the Pentacrest area and residence halls.  These routes are especially helpful for students living in the residence halls.  The campus community will find main campus routes helpful for traveling longer distances from one section of campus to another. 

Interdorm-WCTC

Provides service between residence halls and the Pentacrest area. Also provides connection to the West Campus Transportation Center (WCTC) for riders to transfer to the Hawkeye Campus. 

Schedules and Route Map:
Interdorm-WCTC Academic Weekday Schedule 
Interdorm Academic Weekend Schedule (no service to WCTC on weekends)

Mayflower Shuttle

Provides direct service between Mayflower Hall and the Pentacrest area.  No weekend service.

Schedule and Route Map:  
Mayflower Shuttle Academic Weekday Schedule 

South Campus Shuttle

Service between Pentacrest area and south campus locations, including Voxman Music Hall, University Services Building, Parking Lot 11, and the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center.  No weekend service.  

Schedule and Route Map:
South Campus Shuttle Year-Round Weekday Schedule

Red Route

All day service throughout main campus.  Includes WCTC, UIHC, Health Sciences Campus, residence halls, and the Pentacrest. 

Schedules and Route Map:
Red Route Weekday Schedule
Red Route Academic Weekend Schedule 

Blue Route

All day service throughout main campus.  Includes WCTC, UIHC, Health Sciences Campus, residence halls, and the Pentacrest. 

Schedules and Route Map: 
Blue Route Weekday Schedule
Blue Route Academic Weekend Schedule 

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Health Sciences Campus Routes

Routes providing service to or from the Health Sciences Campus located along Newton Road.  Graduate students, researchers, and faculty and staff who study or work on the Health Sciences Campus will find these routes helpful for commuting or moving between other parts of campus.   

Finkbine-Pentacrest (renamed from "Pentacrest" as of Nov. 23)

Provides service connections between the Pentacrest area, Health Sciences Campus, and Parking Lots 65, Finkbine Commuter, and 75, Arena.  Serves the West Campus Transportation Center after 7:00 p.m. on weeknights.

Schedule and Route Map: 
Finkbine-Pentacrest Weekday Schedule 

Research Park

Service between the Research Park campus and the Health Sciences Campus.  For service to and from the Pentacrest area, transfer with Pentacrest Route at the VA Loop. 

Schedule and Route Map:
Research Park Year-Round Weekday Schedule

Hawkeye-Pentacrest

Provides service between the Hawkeye Campus, Health Sciences Campus, and the Pentacrest area.

Schedule and Route Map: 
Hawkeye-Pentacrest Year-Round Weekday Schedule

Hancher-Newton Road

Provides direct service between Parking Lot 55, Hancher, the Arts Campus, and the Health Sciences Campus.

Schedule and Route Map:
Hancher-Newton Road Weekday Schedule

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Arts Campus and Hancher Parking Lot

Routes providing connections between the Arts Campus, Hancher Auditorium, Parking Lot 55, and other areas of campus.

Hancher-Newton Road

Provides direct daytime connections between Parking Lot 55, Hancher, the Arts Campus, and the Health Sciences Campus along Newton Road. 

Schedule and Route Map:
Hancher-Newton Road Weekday Schedule 

Red Route

Evening and night service throughout main campus.  Students and commuters can use Red Route for access between the Arts Campus and the residence halls, the Pentacrest, Health Sciences Campus, and the West Campus Transportation Center.

Schedules and Route Map:
Red Route Weekday Schedule
Red Route Academic Weekend Schedule 

Blue Route

Evening and night service throughout main campus.  Students and commuters can use Blue Route for access between the Arts Campus and the residence halls, the Pentacrest, Health Sciences Campus, and the West Campus Transportation Center.

Schedules and Route Map: 
Blue Route Weekday Schedule
Blue Route Academic Weekend Schedule 

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Finkbine Commuter and Arena Parking Lots

Routes providing connections from the Finkbine and Arena commuter lots to the West Campus Transportation Center, UIHC, Health Sciences Campus, and the Pentacrest. 

Hospital-Finkbine/Arena

Service between the Finkbine and Arena commuter parking lots to the West Campus Transportation Center (WCTC).  The WCTC facility has skywalk access to the UIHC Main Entrance. 

Schedule and Route Map:
Hospital-Finkbine/Arena Year-Round Weekday Schedule

Finkbine-Pentacrest (renamed from "Pentacrest" as of Nov. 23)

Provides service connections between the Pentacrest area, Health Sciences Campus, and Parking Lots 65, Finkbine Commuter, and 75, Arena.  Serves the West Campus Transportation Center after 7 p.m. on weeknights.

Schedule and Route Map:
Finkbine-Pentacrest Weekday Schedule

VA Loop Shuttle

Provides AM/PM peak commuter service between the Finkbine and Arena parking lots, and the VA Loop on the Health Sciences Campus. 

Schedules and Route Map: 
VA Loop Shuttle Weekday Schedule 

On-Demand Shuttle

Provides on-demand services to Parking Lots 55, 65, 75, and 85 on weekdays between 8:45 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.  View more information about the On-Demand service here. 

Finkbine and Arena Commuter Lots departure guide to the West Campus Transportation Center

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Hawkeye Commuter and Hawkeye Campus

Routes providing connections from the Hawkeye Campus, including Parking Lot 85, Hawkeye Commuter, Student Storage Lot 39, Hawkeye Recreation Facilities, and Aspire, to main campus locations.  Students needing to travel to the Hawkeye Storage Lot or Recreation Fields will find the Hawkeye-Pentacrest and Hawk Lot-Hospital routes ideal for daytime access, and the Hawkeye Interdorm route ideal for night and weekend service. 

Hawk Lot-Hospital

Provides direct service between Parking Lot 85, Hawkeye Commuter, and the West Campus Transportation Center (WCTC).  The WCTC has skywalk access to UIHC.  Serves Aspire on Hawkeye Park Road. 

Schedule and Route Map: 
Hawk Lot-Hospital Temporary Weekday Schedule - schedule operates weekdays Nov. 9 - March 2
Hawk Lot-Hospital Weekday Schedule - schedule resumes March 3

Hawkeye-Pentacrest

Provides service connections between the Hawkeye Campus including Aspire, Health Sciences Campus, and the Pentacrest. 

Schedule and Route Map: 
Hawkeye-Pentacrest Year-Round Weekday Schedule 

Hawkeye Interdorm

Late night and weekend service providing connections between the residence halls, the Pentacrest, West Campus Transportation Center, and the Hawkeye Campus including Aspire. 

Schedules and Route Map: 
Hawkeye Interdorm Year-Round Weekday Schedule (service after 9:00 p.m. only) 
Hawkeye Interdorm Academic Weekend Schedule

Hawkeye Commuter Lot departure guide to the West Campus Transportation Center and North Hospital area

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