Bus & Van Transportation

Bus & Van Transportation

Penn State Abington offers students free bus and van transportation during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Times are approximate depending on traffic and weather conditions. Please be at bus stop 10 minutes prior to time stated. All buses and shuttle vans arrive and leave from the Sutherland Circle.

Two buses provide free transportation from Philadelphia:

  1. Bus #1’s route begins at Broad & Olney
  2. Bus #2’s route begins at Bridge & Pratt Streets
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Nittany Lion helping student out of shuttle bus. 

Image: Penn State

Six vans provide free transportation to and from our off campus student parking lots, Lions Gate Residence Hall, Nittany Apartments and the Rydal Train Station. When using the vans make sure you allow yourself enough time to get to your classes and/or activities on time.

Campus Shuttle Van – Target and Huntingdon Off Campus Parking Lots runs 7:00am to 7:00pm

The Campus Shuttle Vans will operate on 15-20 minute continuous loops 7:00am-7:00pm Monday thru Friday to the OFF-CAMPUS PARKING LOTS. After 7:00pm Vans will take any students from PSU to the Lots but there are NO scheduled pickups from the Lots back to PSU after 7:00pm!

  • The designated parking in the Target Shopping Center is in front of the Payless Shoe Store (pick-up up away from the building near the lamp-post).
  • The designated parking in the Huntingdon Field is at the top lot near Susquehanna Road.

Bus #1 - Broad and Olney

Broad and Olney (Island Closest to McDonald's)

7:00am, 8:15am, 9:30am, 10:45am, 12:20pm, 1:35pm, 2:50pm, 4:05pm, 5:20pm

Broad and 66th

7:10am, 8:25am, 9:40am, 10:55am, 12:30pm, 1:45pm, 3:00pm, 4:15pm, 5:30pm

Routes 611 and 73

7:20am, 8:35am, 9:50am, 11:05am, 12:40pm, 1:55pm, 3:10pm, 4:25pm, 5:40pm

Jenkintown Train Station

7:25am, 8:40am, 9:55am, 11:10am, 12:45pm, 2:00pm, 3:15pm, 4:30pm, 5:50pm

Arrives at PSU Abington

7:35am, 8:50am, 10:05am, 11:20am, 12:55pm, 2:10pm, 3:25pm, 4:40pm, 6:00pm

Leaves PSU Abington

7:45am, 9:00am, 10:15am, 11:50am, 1:00pm, 2:15pm, 3:35pm, 4:50pm, 6:20pm

Bus #2 – Bridge and Pratt

Bridge Street (Bustleton & Bridge Across from Cemetery

6:45am, 8:30am, 10:15am, 11:55am, 2:00pm, 3:40pm, 5:10pm

Loretto and Oxford

6:55am, 8:35am, 10:20am, 12:00pm, 2:05pm, 3:45pm, 5:15pm

Oxford and Cottman (Oxford - South of Cottman)

7:00am, 8:40am, 10:25am, 12:05pm, 2:10pm, 3:50pm, 5:20pm

Fox Chase (Oxford/Wawa - South of Rhawn)

7:10am, 8:50am, 10:35am, 12:15pm, 2:20pm, 4:00pm, 5:30pm

Arrives at PSU Abington

7:35am, 9:15am, 11:00am, 12:40pm, 2:45pm, 4:25pm, 5:55pm

Leaves PSU Abington

7:45am, 9:30am, 11:10am, 1:15pm, 2:55pm, 4:35pm, 6:20pm

Bus #3 – College Station Apartments

Leaves College Station Apartments

7:30am, 8:30am, 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm, 5:30pm, 6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm

(Except Fridays – the last Pickup at College Station on Fridays is 5:30pm)

Leaves PSU Abington

8:00am, 9:15am, 10:15am, 11:15am, 12:15pm, 1:15pm, 2:15pm, 3:15pm, 4:15pm, 5:15pm, 6:15pm, 7:15pm, 8:15pm, 9:15pm

(Except Fridays – the last pickup at PSU Abington on Fridays is 6:15pm)

Bus #4 – Lions Gate Residence Hall

Leaves Lions Gate Residence Hall

7:30am (Bus), 8:00am (Bus), 8:30am (Bus), 9:00am (Bus)

Leaves PSU Abington

7:45am (Bus), 8:15am (Bus), 8:45am (Bus), 9:15am (Bus's last trip to Lion's Gate then Shuttle Van start continuous looping until 9:45pm)

Campus Shuttle Van – Nittany Apartments

Leaves Nittany Apartments (Once an hour)

7:45am, 8:45am,  9:45am,  10:45am,  11:45pm,  12:45pm, 1:45pm, 2:45pm, 3:45pm,  4:45pm, 5:45pm

Campus Shuttle Van – Rydal Train Station

The Shuttle for the Rydal Train Station will follow the current SEPTA Train Schedule. The Shuttle will leave PSU 10-15 minutes before your scheduled trains departure and will pickup passengers at the train station according to the current SEPTA schedule.