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On-Campus Transportation

Saint Louis University offers a wide variety of transportation options, including a shuttle service and safe escorts, to help you get around campus.

Bicycles

Bike racks are available throughout campus. Bikes can be registered through the Department of Public Safety. Changing and showering facilities are available to bicycle commuters at Simon Recreation Center, the Salus Fitness Center and Doisy Research Center; a SLU ID is required. For more information about biking in St. Louis, visit Trailnet, a community partner of SLU.

Billiken Shuttle Service 

SLU’s shuttles provide transportation on campus and points around St. Louis in a safe and time­ efficient way. The service is available to students, faculty and staff, as well as SLU visitors. Track the shuttles on the SLU Mobile App or download DoubleMap at the App Store or Google Play.

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Shuttle Routes During the Academic Year

Billiken Shuttle Service

Times

Every 15 Minutes
7 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday-Thursday
7 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday

Shuttle Stops

BSC - Spring/Laclede - Village - West Pine/Vande - Bannister - Spring/Lindell - Pius - McDonell Douglas - Olive -Compton

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Grand East

Times

Every 20 minutes
7 a.m.-7 p.m.,  Monday-Thursday
7 a.m. - 6 p.m., Friday

Shuttle Stops

BSC - Crave - Salus - Rutger/Spring - BEB-Metro

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Grand West

Times

Every 20 minutes
7 a.m.-7 p.m.,  Monday-Thursday
7 a.m. - 6 p.m., Friday

Shuttle Stops

BSC - Metro - Rutger/Spring - BEB - Crave - Salus

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Crave Express

Times

Every 15 minutes
7 a.m.-2 p.m.,  Monday and Wednesday

Shuttle Stops

BSC - Crave 

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Parks/Scott Hall

Times

Hourly
7 a.m.-6 p.m.,  Monday-Friday

Shuttle Stops

Monday through Friday: The van shuttle runs a scheduled route from the BSC to St. Louis Downtown-Parks Airport and Scott Hall.

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This shuttle runs a full schedule all week days the University is open. It does not operate on University holidays.

Saturday Schedule

  • 7 a.m. Pick up from BSC, drop off at Parks Airport
  • 9 a.m. Pick up from BSC, wait at Parks Airport for 5-10 minutes to see if there are returning passengers, drop off at BSC
  • 11:30 a.m. Pick up from Parks Airport, drop off at BSC
  • 12 p.m. Pick up from BSC, wait at Parks for 5-10 minutes to see if there are returning passengers, drop off at BSC
  • 4:45 p.m. Pick up from Parks Airport, return to BSC

Sunday Schedule

On-demand service provided on the hour. Call SLU-Ride at 314-977-7433 in advance.

Weekend Shopping Shuttle

Shuttles depart Griesedieck Hall on the hour Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., with returning shuttles running until 8 p.m. Times may vary due to traffic slowdowns.

Route Stops
  • Wal-Mart: 15 minutes past the hour
  • Brentwood Promenade (Target, Trader Joe's, Bed, Bath & Beyond, World Market): 22 minutes past the hour
  • Brentwood Square (Whole Foods, Nordstrom Rack, The Container Store, REI): 28 minutes past the hour
  • Galleria Mall: 40 minutes past the hour
  • Busch Student Center: On the hour

For information during regular working hours, contact: JJ Janulis at 314-977-5510 or  janulisj@slu.edu For emergency situations, contact the Department of Public Safety any time at 314-977-3000.

Shuttle Routes During the Summer

Grand

Times

Approximately every 25-30 minutes depending on traffic flow. Track the shuttle using the Double Map app for exact location and arrival times.
7 a.m.-6 p.m.,  Monday-Friday

Shuttle Stops

BSC - Crave - Salus - Rutger/Spring - BEB-Metro

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Parks/Scott Hall

Times

Hourly
7 a.m.-6 p.m.,  Monday-Friday

Shuttle Stops

Under Parks/Scott Hall: Monday through Friday: The van shuttle runs a scheduled route from the BSC to St. Louis Downtown-Parks Airport and Scott Hall.

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This shuttle runs a full schedule all week days the University is open. It does not operate on University holidays.

 

Saturday/Sunday Schedule

On-demand service provided on the hour. Call SLU-Ride at 314-977-7433 in advance.

 Shuttles do not run on University holidays. Follow SLU DPS on Twitter for closures and other updates.

SLU Ride

Dial 314-977-7433 (RIDE) for safe escorts around campus and to and from the Grand MetroLink stop. You must provide your name and location, a phone number where you can be reached, your destination and the number of people who need a ride. Walking escorts may be provided for shorter distances. 

Assistance can be provided to University buildings on campus as bordered by Washington Boulevard, Compton Avenue, Shaw Boulevard and Vandeventer Avenue. 

Regular Hours

  • Monday through Wednesday:  6 p.m. to 1 a.m.
  • Thursday:  6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
  • Friday: 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.
  • Saturday: 7 a.m. to 3 a.m.
  • Sunday: 7 a.m. to 1 a.m

Summer Hours

Contact DPS for escorts and rides from 6 p.m. to midnight weekdays, or 8 a.m. to midnight Saturday and Sunday. SLU Ride is primarily operated and managed by student workers, who dispatch and operate the vans.