Ride the T

The University of Tennessee Transit System

No T bus service Fri Apr 14 Spring Recess

The University of Tennessee Knoxville will be closed on Friday April 14th for Spring Recess.

  • Friday April 14th – NO bus service – Fort, Neyland, Hill, Late Nite, Link, Access, ORNL and JIAM
  • Saturday April 15th – there will be limited Link service at night.
  • Sunday April 16th – normal service resumes

Transportation alternative around campus and to downtown – Knoxville Trolley and IT’S FREE

The Orange line operates:

  • Friday- from 7 am to 10 pm – every 15 minutes
  • Saturday – from 9 am to 10 pm – every 15 minutes

The Orange route goes through campus, down to University Commons and then proceeds to downtown Knoxville.

KAT Trolley Map Aug 2016

If you need other options for transportation around Knoxville, KAT’s transit system will be operational. You can go to the KAT site and plan your trip with google planner here.

Shuttle service and parking for Rokerthon March 29

Rokerthon UT Letter Event Map

Help us create the World’s Largest Human Letter and break a Guinness World Record


Participants may park in the G10 garage during the event until 10 am. After 10 am the garage converts back to commuter parking only

Shuttle Service to Neyland Stadium

  • Date – Wednesday March 29, 2017
  • Time – 5:30 – 8:45 am
  • Shuttle service begins @ 4:30 am and runs every 5 minutes
  • Location – drops at Gate 21 @ Neyland Stadium
  • BREAKFAST, t-shirt, goodies, and giveaways
  • Bring UT ID
  • Students and faculty with 9:05 am classes dismissed first

Route 1  UT Campus Housing

  • Sorority Village
  • The Bubble
  • HPER
  • Thornton Athletic Center (for Fraternity Park)

Route 2  The Fort

  • 17th & White (Clement Hall)
  • 17th & Highland (private housing in Ft Sanders)
  • 16th & Laurel (Laurel Apts)
  • White Ave (Vol Hall)

T Bus Schedule for January

The T buses are back in action on Monday Jan 9th for Access, Late Nite, Link, The Fort, The Hill and Neyland Express Routes.

ORNL/PSCC and JIAM shuttles will resume service on Wednesday Jan 11th.

Please note that on Monday Jan 16th for the observance of MLK Day the only routes available that day will be the Late Nite and Link as the University of Tennessee is closed.

T Schedule for Winter Break

Schedule adjustments for Winter Break 2016 until Spring Semester begins Jan 11

The Hill, Fort, and Neyland Express routes will resume on Monday Jan 9

December 12-16 Monday-Friday Limited Access & Link Only Semester Break
December 17-18 Sunday Limited Link Only Semester Break
December 19-23 Monday-Friday Limited Access & Link Only Semester Break
December 24-31 Saturday-Saturday No service Semester Break

 ORNL/PSCC & JIAM shuttle is not in service – Dec 10-Jan 10
Reminder the shuttles do not operate during holidays, breaks and administrative closings.

Initial schedule for January 2017

January 1-2 Sunday-Monday No service Holiday
January 3-6 Tuesday-Friday Limited Access & Link Only Semester Break
January 7-8 Saturday-Sunday Link & Late Nite
January 9-10 Monday-Tuesday Regular Hill, Neyland Express, Fort, Late Nite, Access & Link Service
January 11-13 Wednesday-Friday Regular Hill, Neyland Express, Fort, Late Nite, ORNL/PSCC, JIAM, Access & Link Service Shuttle service resumes

Ride the T schedule for Saturday Dec 3rd

Due to finals starting on Saturday December 3rd, the Ride the T bus will be in service.

The Hill-3 buses 7:00 am-6:00 pm

Neyland Express-3 buses 7:00 am-6:00 pm & 2 buses 6:00 pm-10:00 pm

The Fort-2 buses 7:00 am-6:00 pm

Access-2 smaller buses 7:00 am-6:00 pm

Late Nite & Link—regular Saturday evening service

No shuttle service on ORNL/PSCC & JIAM


In addition, Vols Basketball plays Georgia Tech at 1:00 pm on Saturday the 3rd

Parking lots closest to arena will be designated for basketball permit parking.

Students and Staff with classes may utilize S9, S23, White Ave and 11th street garages.

Shuttle buses will run from Ag to the Thompson-Boling Arena.

Phillip Fulmer Way will be barricaded for a time for the basketball game.

The Fort and Neyland Express routes will have to detour around Phillip Fulmer Way during this time and use Peyton Manning Pass.

T Buses will run limited service during Fall Break

FALL BREAK is here!

The T buses will run a limited schedule during Fall Break.

Thursday October 6 and Friday October 7 an Access van will provide service to the campus community during the day and the T Link evening van will be in operation.

Saturday, October 8 there will only be limited T Link service.

Sunday, October 9 the Late Nite bus and the T Link will resume service.

Monday, October 10 – all regular service resumes including the ORNL/PSCC and JIAM shuttles.

Labor Day weekend T service

Reminder over the Labor Day weekend T Bus service is adjusted.

From Saturday September 3rd through Monday September 5th  The T will run Late Night and Link services only.

Monday, September 5th As no classes are in session, there will be no Hill, Neyland Express, Fort, ORNL/PSCC, JIAM or Access Service.

Full service will resume on Tuesday, September 6th.


T begins daily bus fall service

The T buses resume operations on Monday August 15th. Remember this service is free.

Neyland Express

7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. every 8 minutes
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. every 10 minutes
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. every 30 minutes (every 10 minutes, Monday evenings only)


The Hill Route

Summer semesters:
7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. every 15 minutes


The Fort Route

7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. every 10 minutes

Late Nite

Nightly, Every 10–12 minutes
Sunday–Thursday, 6:00 p.m.–2:30 a.m.
Friday & Saturday, 6:00 p.m.–3:30 a.m.

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