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Willow Lawn Xpress

The Willow Lawn Xpress operates Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm.  Leaving the Transportation Hub, the Xpress will make stops at Libbie/York, Willow Lawn Drive, and Maple/Grove.   The Willow Lawn Xpress provides constant transportation to the Willow Lawn Pulse station for access to downtown Richmond and the University of Richmond’s downtown campus and the Richmond on Broad Café.  The Libbie/York stop will connect with GRTC Bus 77 for transportation to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. 

UBER to UR Downtown (Pilot)

This semester, UR Transportation is partnering with Uber Business piloting a program to provide transportation to and from our campus and UR Downtown (626 E. Broad Street). This program will replace our current bus service and operate Monday thru Friday from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm. Current students, faculty, and staff can enroll in this program and charge eligible rides to UR Transportation. Because this is a pilot program, we are not able to extend hours or change days of service. This program will provide faculty, staff and students with a more flexible, parking- free opportunity to access UR Downtown. This program will run from Mon. Sept. 16 - Friday, December 20, 2019.

UR Downtown

A variety of Richmond destinations are accessible using the UR Downtown Shuttle.  This shuttle operates Monday through Friday.  The Thompson and Grove stop is within walking distance to grocery stores, drug stores and the wonderful shops and boutiques of Carytown.  The 8th and Grace Streets stop offers access to the Richmond Convention Center, Virginia State Capitol, and many of the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement's partner organizations.  The UR Downtown Shuttle stops in front of UR Downtown on Broad Street, providing convenient access for faculty, staff, and students to the University of Richmond’s downtown campus and the Richmond on Broad Café.  The UR Downtown shuttle will stop at Maple and Libbie by request only.  Please let the driver know when you board to stop at Libbie Ave. This stop will give you access to restaurants and specialty shops and have you back on campus with an hour.  The shuttle picks up on the opposite corner on its return to campus.

The Evening Circuit

The Evening Circuit shuttle will operate Monday through Friday from 4:05pm to 10:05pm (9:05pm during the summer).  This shuttle, along with GRTC Bus 75, will provide transportation to the Pulse’s Willow Lawn Station every half an hour from 4:05pm to 6:32 pm.  For those who need to get off campus for the daily essentials, this shuttle will take you to Target, the Shops at Willow Lawn and into Carytown. 

For faculty and staff leaving for the day, the Evening Circuit will connect you to Bus 77 at Libbie and York, the Pulse at Willow Lawn Drive and Bus 5 at Thompson and Grove. 

Weekend Connector

The Weekend Connector operates on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:05 a.m. to 10:05 p.m.  This shuttle stops at the Libbie and Broad Streets, Willow Lawn Drive and Elwood and Thompson.  At Willow Lawn Drive you can connect to the Pulse for transporting in the City of Richmond or Bus 77 which will take you by the Virginia Fine Arts Museum and the Virginia Science Museum.

The Campus Loop

The Campus Loop shuttle a nightly shuttles that runs seven days a week with 15 campus stops.  The shuttle leaves the Transportation Hub at the Tyler Haynes Commons every 30 minutes.

Spider Mall Crawl

The Spider Mall Crawl is the shopping shuttle.  This shuttle leaves campus Friday and Saturday afternoons with stops at Short Pump Mall, Regal Theater, and Whole Foods. 

Alll shuttles have GPS tracking.

All shuttles leave from the Transportation Hub at Tyler Haynes Commons and are handicapped accessible.