Fairfield University provides a daily off-campus shuttle service that departs from the Campus Center. The shuttle service goes to numerous locations along the Post Road, including the Health Center, Bob's Stores, Fairfield Town Library, Whole Foods, Five Guys, Fairfield University Bookstore, Super Stop & Shop, and CVS, as well as to the Fairfield train station. The town shuttle on the hour Monday-Friday beginning at 7 a.m. until 10 p.m. The town shuttle runs on the hour beginning at Noon Saturday and Sunday until 10 p.m.
The on-campus shuttle amd Health Center loop run on the hour and half hour Monday-Thursday beginning at 8 a.m. On Friday, the on-campus shuttle runs on the hour and half hour until 3:30 p.m. The Dolan School of Business loop runs 15 minutes after and before the hour Monday-Thursday beginning at 8:15 a.m. The last run on Friday is at 3:45 p.m.
In addition, on weekends the shuttle runs service to the Trumbull Shopping Mall and movie theatres. The shuttles are accessible. Schedules are posted in the Campus Center and at fairfield.edu/shuttle.
Bus Locator Shuttle Locator
Track where the shuttle is at any time! visit: fairfield.transloc.com.
Shuttle Locator Mobile Access
There are several ways to get access to the real-time information while on the go! visit: fairfield.transloc.com/info/mobile.
Additional transportation includes:
See all the exciting places the shuttle takes students!
See and print the weekly schedule (PDF).
Track where the shuttle is at any time!
Shuttle Locator Mobile Access
There are several ways to get access to the real-time information while on the go!
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Through the efforts of FUSA and the Office of Conference & Event Management, winter break transportation service is available for students, including FREE shuttle service to the New York City airports. This year, a free shuttle will be offered on Tuesday, December 18 and Wednesday, December 19 at 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Please note that the deadline for reserving a seat on the free shuttle to JFK or LaGuardia airports is Friday, December 14. To reserve a seat on this shuttle, please fill out the form in the link below.
In addition, an extra Stagbus will be added on Tuesday, December 18 and Wednesday, December 19 running on the hour from the BCC Traffic Circle to the Bridgeport Transportation Center. There, you can pick up the Port Jefferson Ferry or Amtrak train service. The bus will leave the traffic circle at noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. No reservation is required for this service.
Other transportation options:
Go Shuttle Service
Red Dot Shuttle Service
Public Transportation to/from JFK or LaGuardia
Allow at least four (4) hours from start to finish.
The Office of Conference and Events Management assists in coordinating transportation for a variety of university sponsored trips. A fleet of 11 University vans and two sedans are available for use by the Fairfield University community, as well as several bus options.
To reserve a bus or a van you must complete the Bus/Vehicle request form.
This page is only accessible using a faculty or staff computer. If you are having difficulty completing the form, you should contact the Office of Conference and Events Management at (203) 254-4000 ext. 3288.
The University's fleet consists of:
- $30 per day for in-state use
- $50 per day for out-of-state use
Vehicle cancellations can be made at any point prior to key sign-out. Once the vehicle keys have been signed out from The Office of Public Safety, the daily rate applies. This also includes weather-related cancellations.
|54-Passenger Coach||38-Passenger Coach||46-Passenger Activity Transport||46-Passenger School Bus|
|Equipment||Lavatory, DVD player, luggage compartment, WIFI||Lavatory, DVD player, luggage compartment, WIFI||Air conditioning, overhead storage, public address system||Limited hours*|
|Four Hours of Service||$655||$575||$557||$375|
|Each Additional Hour||$107||$98||$86.75||$78|
|Maximum Daily Rate||$1,340||$1,215|
(over the road)
* School buses are not available for service: Monday-Friday 10 p.m.-9:30 a.m. and then again between 2 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Cancellation Policy: Bus cancellations must be made at least 24 hours in advance. Depending on the bus provider, a $50-$200 fee will be applied to same day cancellations. 50% of the charter rate will be charged if canceling a coach bus within four (4) hours of pickup time.