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Thanksgiving Break 2018

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REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

REGISTRATION ENDS :Tuesday, November 13th at 4 PM

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 20th at 2:00 p.m. from Cole Activities Building and return to campus on Sunday, November 25th.

Cancelations must be made by Friday, November 9th at 11:59 PM to receive a refund. No refunds will be issued after this date.

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 20th  Departure - Cole Student Activities Building at 2:00pm
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, November 25th  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.

Pickup Location:

All 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.

Dates & Pickup Times for Thanksgiving Break:

Departure from Maryland to BWI Tuesday, November 20th (Leaves from Cole Student Activities Building)

5am, 7am, 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm

Departure from BWI to Maryland Sunday, November 25th (Returning to Cole Student Activities Building)

8am, 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm, 8pm, 10pm

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. For Charter Operations call (301) 314-7271 and select option 1.

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.