Shuttles & Buses (PennCard required upon boarding)


Penn Transit is a fleet of shuttles and buses that provide free transportation services to all PennCard holders. Routes run through Center City, University City, Powelton Village, and West Philadelphia. Passengers can access real-time information about Penn Transit buses and shuttles on the PennRides app.

DREXEL bus service

Penn students, faculty and staff are permitted unlimited use of the Drexel Bus service at no charge with a valid PennCard. (Drexel shuttle van services are not available to members of the Penn community.) The bus service includes three fixed routes and operates Monday through Friday:


LUCY (Loop through University City) Shuttle & Transportation provides free transportation through University City for PennCard holders.

    Penn Accessible Transit

    Penn Accessible Transit (PAT) is a service of Penn Transit, which provides transportation within service boundaries for persons with disabilities. Students should contact the Office of Student Disabilities Services at 215-573-9235.

    FMC Tower Shuttle

    The FMC Tower Shuttle runs between the FMC Tower and Penn. Hours of operation:  Monday – Friday, 8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m., at 30-minute intervals. Pick-up and drop-off locations are on a fixed route.

    Passes & Key Card




    #6192 South Bank
    3401 Grays Ferry Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19146-2701
    215-898-RIDE (7433) | 8-RIDE