Parking & Transit Office

KU on Wheels exists to provide safe, convenient, reliable and responsive public transit services to enhance the social and environmental well-being of the University of Kansas community.

Spring Break

During Spring Break (March 19-23) there will be no service on routes 27, 30, 36, 38, 42, 43, or 44. Routes 11, 29, and 41 will operate on their B schedules.

Route 30 Impacted by Road Construction beginning 3/2/18

Due to long term intersection construction at Bob Billings & Kasold, starting Friday 3/2, Route 30 will be on the following reroute inbound to campus from 14th & Apple Lane:

  • Left on Kasold (some cone/bollard contact may be unavoidable)
  • Right on Seminole Dr.
  • Right on St. Andrews Dr.
  • Right on Bob Billings to normal route

Significant delays are to be expected.

Figure out how to get there

  • First-time rider? Try our Google Trip Planner - type in an origin and destination and see which routes it suggests.
  • Repeat rider? If you are more familiar with the system, you might find the Routes and Times more helpful.

If you need assistance, call (785) 864-4644. Or ask any bus driver - they are there to help!

Mobile Tools

Check out our mobile tools for finding out when the next bus is coming to your stop.


We have operated since 1971, and KU has owned its own wheelchair-accessible buses since 2007
Two routes (11 and 29) are co-funded by KU and Lawrence Transit
KU and Lawrence Transit gave 2.9 million rides in 2012
Students, staff, and faculty can ride any bus in town FREE with their KU Card
We keep items found on a bus for two weeks
For safety and efficiency, board at the front of a bus and exit at the rear
Game-day shuttles operate two hours before kickoff / tipoff
All buses have bike racks (first come, first served)
Visibility around buses is extremely limited; don’t cross the street in front of a bus
Visibility around buses is extremely limited; don’t run after a bus once it starts to pull away
We allow drinks in permanent travel mugs only. No paper or plastic drink cups
SafeRide and SafeBus give students a free ride home late at night. Call 864-SAFE between 10:30 p.m. and 2:30 a.m.
KU on Wheels is funded by student fees and parking permit dollars; 11 KU buses are federally funded buses