The Buff Bus is a Housing and Dining Services sponsored and PTS administered service for students living in residence halls. The Buff Bus shuttle connects students who live in Williams Village/Bear Creek with the Main Campus. The Buff Bus operates each day and night throughout the fall and spring semesters when classes are in session.
The Buff Bus runs the Williams Village route which runs clockwise starting at Regent Drive and Colorado Avenue. See map. Detailed information on bus headways and estimated departure times can be found below.
The Buff Bus transit service does have periods of reduced service or no-service. If you are a permit holder who lives on main campus but parks at Williams Village, and you plan to remain on campus through Thanksgiving, Winter, or Spring Break, please call Parking Services at (303) 492-7384.
Typical periods of reduced service: the week before classes start, finals, and campus emergency closures.
Typical periods of no service: Labor Day, Fall Break, Winter Break, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Spring Break, and Summer.
NOTE: We will have limited bus service Saturday, March 22nd from 7am to 1:00pm. There will be NO SERVICE during Spring Break begining Sunday, March 23rd - March 29th. We will resume regular service Sunday,March 30th. Please check here for updates as we continue to get closer to the date.
(Hours indicate first and last departure of the day from Williams Village.)
|Monday-Friday||6:48 a.m. – midnight|
|Saturday and Sunday||10:00 a.m. – midnight|
Buses run most frequently between 7:19 a.m. and 10:35 a.m. Buses run less frequently when there are fewer riders, typically before 7:19 a.m. and after 8:07 p.m. View the Buff Bus schedule.
On game days, the Buff Bus alters its route one hour before the game to one hour after the game. The route runs clockwise, and stops at Williams Village, UMC, Colorado, Colorado & 30th (drop-offs only, by request), and Bear Creek.
Our passengers contribute to our efficiency and everyone’s safety by observing our rules while riding the Buff Buses:
If you believe you have lost an item on a Buff Bus, please call our office at (303) 492-7152. Items submitted to us will be held in lost-and-found for 30 days.
Approximately one million passengers board the Buff Buses each year!
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