All staff who can work at home should continue to do so. Only with an explicit request from a supervisor should a staff member return to campus. For more information, review COVID-19 Workplace Guidance.
West Campus Shuttle
COVID-19 Shuttle Update
Social distancing on Yale shuttles is critical to the health and safety of the Yale community. As a result, based on new social distancing guidelines, shuttle passenger capacity and routes will extremely limited. Shuttles will operate at approximately 25% of normal rider capacity to ensure social distancing. Further, temporary changes to existing shuttle routes may be required.
Commuters may wish to consider other personal transportation options to and from campus, including personal bikes, Y-Bikes, and bike share bikes and we remind commuters that personal vehicles (which can be parked in Yale parking lots for free through June), Uber, and Lyft can also support campus mobility.
Beginning Monday June 29, 2020, the West Campus will be serviced by new Green and Purple routes that will run in opposite directions. These routes have been updated in Doublemap and will show correctly when the routes are in operation.
Purple line will depart lot 22 on the half hour beginning at 5:30 a.m., and will proceed through central campus with the current stops to Med campus, to Union Station, West Haven station and into West Campus. (Fixed stops at the train stations will last until the 11:30 a.m. departure from lot 22. All train station stops in and outbound thereafter will be on demand by calling 203-281-5474 for inbound and by informing the driver for outbound. The vehicle will go to buildings 900, 800, 600 and 400. Departure will be :05 past the hour and the vehicle will proceed to building 600, 800, 900, exit West Campus and proceed to lot 22 via I95 and I 91.
Green line will depart lot 22 on the top of the hour and proceed to West Campus via I91 and I95, stopping at the West Haven station, and proceeding into West Campus. (Fixed stops at the train station will last until the 11:00 departure from lot 22. All train station stops in and outbound thereafter will be on demand by calling 203-281-5474 for inbound and by informing the driver for outbound. The vehicle will go to buildings 900, 800, 600, and 400. Departure will be :25 past the hour and the vehicle will proceed to building 600, 800, 900, and exit West Campus. The vehicle will then proceed on to the Medical School 333 Cedar Street and head north on York Street, stopping at York/Chapel, College/Wall, Prospect/Sachem. It will turn right on Edwards Street, right onto Whitney Avenue and right into lot 22.
Please see the schedule for final departure times from West Campus.
- Sign up for critical shuttle announcements
- View West Campus shuttle schedule - (see Green and Purple shuttle schedule)
The Yale University Shuttle is a free service that provides transportation for the Yale community between West Campus and the Central and Medical School campuses. The Green and purple lines run seven days per week. Please check the posted schedule for stop times.
When the shuttle is not running, West Campus occupants can request taxi service by calling West Campus Security at 203-737-3111.