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  • Shuttle to BWI Airport

Transportation to New York and New Jersey

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Thanksgiving Break registration begins Tuesday, October 25th at 10am.

DOTS provides transportation to Metropark, NJ; Cherry Hill, NJ and Port Authority, NY during Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring break.

For Thanksgiving break, buses will leave campus on Tuesday, November 22nd from Cole Activities Building and return to campus on Sunday, November 27th.

Cancelations must be made before 11:59pm on Friday, November 11th to receive a refund. No refunds will be issued after this date. Registration closes on Tuesday, November 15th at 4pm.

The costs of the trips are $35 one way and $60 roundtrip.

If you have any questions please email dotsTrips@umd.edu.

When are the dates?

Tuesday, November 22nd Departure - Cole Student Activities Building at 2pm
Destination Estimated Time of Arrival
Port Authority, NY 7:00 p.m.
Metropark, NJ 6:00 p.m.
Cherry Hll, NJ
(near Philadelphia)
4:30 p.m.
Please expect traffic delays when traveling on holiday weekends.
Sunday, Noveber 27th Arrivals - Returning to Cole Student Activities Building
Departure Location Departure Time Estimated Time of Arrival
Port Authority, NY 12:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Metropark, NJ 1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Cherry Hll, NJ
(near Philadelphia)
2:30 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Please expect traffic delays when traveling on holiday weekends.

Destinations:

Port Authority, New York

Metropark, New Jersey

Cherry Hill, NJ

NOTE: Please note this is only transportation from and to campus. Passengers are responsible for their own travel arrangements upon reaching the destination point.

There is also bus transportation to New York City provided through Greyhound Lines, Megabus and Boltbus among others.

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Shuttle Service to/from BWI Airport

The Department of Transportation Services will operate free shuttle service to the Baltimore/Washington International Airport during Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring break.

For Thanksgiving Break, buses will depart from Cole Field House on Tuesday, November 22nd at 6:00am, 9:00am, Noon, 3:00pm, 6:00pm and 9:00pm. Buses return to campus from BWI on Sunday, November 27th at 6:00am, 9:00am, Noon, 3:00pm, 6:00pm and 9:00pm.

For Winter Break, buses will depart on Tuesday, December 20th and buses return to campus from BWI on Tuesday, January 24th.

For Spring Break, buses will depart on Friday, March 17th and buses return to campus from BWI on Sunday, March 26th.

Shuttles will leave from Cole Field House and pick up passengers from BWI Airport from Door 18 at the International Arrival terminal. This is the last door in the terminal.

We require no reservations or tickets, but passengers must show a University ID to ride.

If you have any questions please email dotsTrips@umd.edu

Transportation to BWI is also available by connecting to the Greenbelt Metro Station from College Park on the Green Metrorail Line and taking the B30 Express Metrobus to BWI Airport.