KU on Wheels works together with Lawrence Transit to provide safe, convenient, reliable and responsive public transit services to enhance the social and environmental well-being of the University of Kansas and wider Lawrence community.
Monday, Nov 26 - Campus Closed, Classes Canceled
The university has announced that classes are canceled and campus closed on Monday, November 26. Parking areas will not be restricted for permits, but we will issue tickets in ADA and restricted parking areas. In addition, we ask that you avoid parking in parking lots while university staff work to clear them throughout the day on Monday.
University bus routes (30 and higher) will not operate on Monday, and SafeRide will also not run on either Sunday or Monday, November 25-26.
Changes for Fall 2018
There are a significant number of changes to KU and coordinated routes this fall. In addition to this summary, routes and schedules are on the Lawrence Transit website.
- Route 34 (NEW) - A new route along the eastern half of what used to be route 36. The route will operate along Maine to 6th, to Highpoint and back. There will be no service along Michigan/N Michigan north of 6th Street.
- Route 36 (SPLIT & NEW SCHEDULE) - Split in half, route 36 is now only the western half of the route from Jayhawk Boulevard via Emery Road to 6th & Gateway. This route will now operate every 20 minutes during the day.
- Route 38 (REALIGNED) - This route will now turn north onto campus at Ousdahl Road, serving the new Stouffer Place Apartments and Central District buildings.
- Route 42 (REALIGNED & NEW SCHEDULE) - This route will now serve the Central District and new residence halls along 18th Street. Sunnyside Ave has been eliminated from the route, to simplify the direction. The route will now operate every 10 minutes during the day.
- Route 43 (REALIGNED) - This route will now travel west along Irving Hill Road, and one way (north) along Emery Road through Daisy Hill.
- Route 44 (REALIGNED) - This route has been realigned to include the Central District.
- NEW EVENING HOURS ON KU ROUTES 11, 29, 30, 34, 36, 38 - We are pleased to announce that SafeBus service has been transformed into evening hours on all of the regular off-campus KU routes this fall! This will close the gap between the end of bus service and the beginninf of SafeRide hours.
- Route 44 Extended Night Service (NEW) - In addition to evening hours on all the routes, we've kept the most used SafeBus route, which has been changed slightly, and will operate every 20 minutes 10:30 p.m. - 3 a.m. on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings.