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Welcome to the Transportation Department

The Rice Transportation Department is committed to providing safe and convenient transportation services and commuting information to the Rice community.

Take a Ride on our Shuttle

 

What's New:

FALL/SPRING SHUTTLE SCHEDULE:

 The Rice University Shuttle System operates as follows:

 

INNER LOOP:

Monday thru Friday - 6:00 am to 10:45 pm, every 8 to 10 minutes.

 

GREATER LOOP:

Monday thru Friday - 6:00 am to 5:00 pm, every 10 to 15 minutes.

 

RICE VILLAGE APTS/GREENBRIAR:

Monday thru Thursday - 7:30 am to 10:30 pm, every 15 minutes.

 

Friday, 7:30 am - 10:30 pm, every 15 minutes with a change beginning

at 5:30 pm of including service to the Inner Loop and Rice Village to

10:30 pm, running 20 to 30 minutes and 10:30 pm to 12:30 am,

running every 15 minutes.

 

BRC/TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER:

Monday thru Friday - 7:45 am to 5:45 pm, every 30 minutes.

 

BRC EXPRESS:

Monday thru Friday - 8:00 am to 6:30pm, every 10 minutes.

 

RICE VILLAGE:

Friday - 5:30 pm to 12:30 am, every 30 minutes.

Saturday - 5:30 pm to 12:30 am, every 15 minutes.

 

GRADUATE APARTMENTS:

Monday thru Friday - 7:30 am to 10:30 pm, every 15 minutes.

 

GRADUATE APARTMENTS SHOPPING SHUTTLE:

Saturday - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, every 45 minutes.

 

UNDERGRADUATE SHOPPING SHUTTLE:

Saturday - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, every 30 minutes.

 

NIGHT ESCORT SERVICE:

Sunday thru Thursday - 10:00 pm to 6:00 am

Friday and Saturday - 10:00 pm to 3:00 am

 

Visit us at transportation.rice.edu. for more details, or call

713-348-5223/5996.

 

THANKS FOR USING THE RICE SHUTTLE SYSTEM! 

Bus Tracking

Rice shuttles can be tracked on your computer at http://bus.rice.edu or on your iPhone (free app at http://iphone.rice.edu). The app allows faster loading of the route map, viewing all the buses on the routes and their locations in real time. The buses are color coded to enable the passengers to identify the buses with colored bus symbols.

Bus - Purple Texas Medical Center/BRC Bus - Red Inner Loop Bus - Blue Graduate Apts
Bus - Green Rice Village Apts/ Greenbriar Bus - OrangeFriday Night Rice Village / Saturday Night Rice Village Bus - Yellow Graduate Apts Shopping
Bus - Lime Undergraduate Shopping Bus - Light Blue Night Escort Service Bus - Pink Greater Loop

Holiday Shuttle Schedule

See our latest Holiday Shuttle Schedule »


Zipcar

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Rice Parking

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