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Changes to Transit

Topper Transit

Several changes are being made to the Topper Transit service for the 2014-15 Academic Year to betterserve students. Bus frequencies are being increased, routes are being adjusted to better serve academic buildings on campus, and stops are being added to nearby off-campus student housing areas. These changes are reflected in the description of each bus route.

White Line – South Campus Park and Ride Route

The WHITE LINE SOUTH CAMPUS PARK AND RIDE route will now provide service every 6 minutes at peak. In addition, stops will be added at off-campus student housing areas on Creason Drive.

Red Line – North Campus Circulator Route

The Red Line is being re-routed as the RED LINE NORTH CAMPUS CIRCULATOR and will now serve 11th Avenue, off-campus student housing on Center Street, the Alumni Square Garage, and the academic buildings on "The Hill" and on State and Normal Streets. Service will be provided at 8 minute intervals at peak.

Please Note: The Red Line will no longer serve Chestnut Street.

Green Line – Evening Shopping Shuttle Route

The evening GREEN LINE "SHOPPING SHUTTLE" service will be increased to 20 minute frequency and will provide service to off-campus housing on Creason and Center Street.

GObg Transit

WKU PTS will be partnering with GObg public transit to increase the frequency of service on their PURPLE LINE route 5 to 15 minutes during peak service. This will provide better service to and from off-campus student housing on Campbell Lane on Thoroughbred Dr, Fields Dr, or Patton Way near the Kroger's shopping center.

PTS sells GObg transit passes at a discounted rate of $10/semester.

For more GObg route information, visit their website.  

NEXTbus

Use NEXTbus to track bus locations and review service updates. Several stop locations will change for the upcoming year. For more information, visit this website.

 

 

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 Last Modified 9/24/14