Transportation Options

Washington University in St. Louis offers extensive transportation programs to meet the needs of the campus community. These services are offered to eligible students and employees at no charge.

Whether your goal is to save hundreds to thousands of dollars, benefit from an active and healthy lifestyle, or enjoy a less stressful commute, there are a variety of flexible alternative commuting options and programs available to you.

Pick Your Mix

Ride Metro for free to connect to Danforth, North, West, and Medical Campuses.
Full-time employee perk including reduced permit costs & reserved parking.
Enjoy easy parking, quickly get around campus, get exercise and bring your bike on Metro.
Provides complimentary transportation around Danforth Campus.
Park at West Campus and hitch a ride to Danforth with this new service.
Shuttle available between 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
A safe ride home after dark for those within the shuttle route boundaries.
Rent cars 24/7 from dedicated spots across campus for $5 an hour.
Park for FREE at a Metro parking lot or garage and ride Metro to campus.
Provides registered commuters up to four subsidized rides home per year in the case of an emergency.
Reduced cost permit that lets you park at West Campus and commute to Danforth on WashU shuttle or Metro.
This program offers a limited amount of parking to commuters who only occasionally need to park on campus.
Call 314-935-3648 between 8 a.m. and 5:15 p.m.
Call the Habif Health & Wellness Center for pre-authorization.