The prior capacity restriction on Columbia shuttle buses was recently removed in an effort to better accommodate the volume of Columbia affiliates returning to a reopening campus.
Beginning Monday, May 17, Commuter Shuttle schedules will be reduced for the summer session.
Due to this year’s abridged Spring Term, the on-demand Evening Shuttle (powered by Via) will begin summer operations on Saturday, May 1. The service will run from 6 p.m. to 4 a.m. each evening in the summer.
Citi Field has given notice that they will not allow the Commuter Shuttle to stop at the Citi Field lot due to sporting events taking place throughout the spring, summer, and fall.
In keeping with health and safety guidance from Columbia’s COVID-19 Task Force, the On-Demand Evening Shuttle service, powered by Via, is transitioning to the shared ride model that was intended at its outset.
Snowfall has tapered off, with the National Weather Service predicting mixed precipitation until 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19 and additional snow accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of a light glaze in the city and surrounding areas.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for New York City and its surrounding areas in effect from 7 p.m. Sunday evening to 6 a.m. on Tuesday, February 2.
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Due to the closure of 169th Street, stop locations for both pick-up and drop-off on the George Washington Bridge/Fort Lee shuttle have been changed temporarily. These changes will be effective on Monday, January 25, and will continue until 169th Street reopens.
In response to the anticipated decreased demand for shuttle service during the holiday period, the Commuter Shuttles will operate on a reduced schedule from December 21 through January 8. Regular schedules will resume on Monday, January 11.
Due to a Winter Storm in the New York City metro area, Columbia Transportation services have been impacted. Regular service is expected to resume at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 17, but further delays are possible due to poor road conditions. Please check the Passio Go! app for real-time updates, bus locations, and travel times. We will also continue to post updates here as conditions change.
Updates to rider eligibility and route enhancements have recently been made.
As the summer comes to a close, we’re writing to share the revised Academic Year schedule, which goes into effect Tuesday, September 8. The 96th Street stop location has been added to better meet the needs of our riders across the shuttle network. All departure times have been adjusted accordingly. Please remember the safety measures in place due to COVID-19 and always wear a face covering while aboard the bus.