Alternative Transportation

Bicycling and Gator Gears

Bicycling and Gator Gears

As part of the University’s commitment to sustainability, we recommend that all members of campus consider bicycling and walking as methods of transportation for commuting, meetings and other University-related functions. Both offer excellent health benefits, as well as reducing fuel consumption and campus vehicle traffic. UF Transportation and Parking Services…... Learn More

Campus Cab by Lyft

Campus Cab by Lyft

Campus Cab by Lyft provides free transportation for University of Florida faculty and staff engaged in official business between the hours of 7:45 AM - 5:15 PM, Monday - Friday. Service is provided to the Main Campus, East Campus, and to selected UF-owned off-campus locations. To be eligible for coverage,…... Learn More

Campus Connector

Campus Connector

The Campus Connector is a fixed-route walk-on shuttle service connecting faculty, staff and students at multiple destinations across campus. The shuttle is free to passengers and does not require a Gator 1 ID to ride. Our service operates Monday through Friday from 6:30 AM - 5:30 PM, and shuttles arrive…... Learn More

Carpool

Carpool

The Carpool Program encourages eligible University of Florida and UF Health faculty and staff members to share the ride to and from campus. Each two-person Carpool group is assigned to a reserved Carpool permit-restricted area for parking. It should be noted that unless otherwise indicated, Carpool spaces are reserved until…... Learn More

Gator Lift

Gator Lift

Gator Lift provides free shuttle service for students, faculty, and staff with temporary or permanent mobility-related disabilities throughout campus and to a limited number of off-campus, UF-owned properties. Gator Lift service is normally provided Monday - Friday from 7 AM - 11 PM during each semester. During break weeks or…... Learn More

Micromobility (E-Scooters) Pilot Program

Micromobility (E-Scooters) Pilot Program

Students, faculty and staff at the University of Florida now have another transportation option in the City of Gainesville's Micromobility Pilot Program through a collaborative effort between the City and UF TAPS. The program allows three vendors – Bird, Spin and Veo – each to deploy a fleet of electric…... Learn More

RideAmigos Commute Planning

RideAmigos Commute Planning

UF has partnered with RideAmigos to provide a free, interactive service that helps members of the UF community plan better commutes, find carpool partners, and discover all the transit options available along the way. UF students, faculty and staff can use your Gatorlink credentials to create a profile on the…... Learn More

RTS Bus Service

RTS Bus Service

The Regional Transit System bus service is owned and operated by the City of Gainesville, and UF contracts with RTS to provide fare-free transportation for students, faculty and staff. Get where you need to go quickly, avoid parking hassles, and save money – all by using RTS! RTS' New Bus…... Learn More

SNAP

SNAP

The Student Nighttime Auxiliary Patrol (SNAP) is a free, nightly, campus safety and transportation service for students sponsored by UF Student Government, Student Traffic Court and UF Transportation and Parking Services. SNAP operates four to seven 15-passenger vans (depending on demand) seven nights a week from 6:30 PM - 3…... Learn More

UF Safe Rides By Lyft

UF Safe Rides By Lyft

UF Safe Rides By Lyft offers currently-enrolled UF students discounted Lyft Standard rides Wednesday through Sunday between the hours of 9 PM - 3 AM. A ride must begin and end within the service area below to qualify for the discount. Program Details 50% discount on qualifying Lyft Standard or…... Learn More

Zipcar Car Sharing

Zipcar Car Sharing

With rates starting at just $10/hour or $83/day, Zipcar is the world’s largest car sharing and car club service. Zipcars are available by the hour or by the day, and fuel, insurance and 180 free miles are included with every reservation. Whether you need wheels for a weekend trip to…... Learn More