Transportation Services & Information
Local Harrisburg Break Shuttles
We offer regular break shuttles to the Harrisburg Airport and the Harrisburg Amtrak & Greyhound Bus station. Please register for these shuttles by logging into your Gateway account and using your declining balance. There will be NO special shuttles for any other dates and times.
NYC/NJ, New England and BWI Break Shuttles
We also offer shuttles to New York City, Baltimore Washington International airport and Northern New Jersey and the New England area during the academic year.
Tickets can be purchased and the schedule viewed here.
Fleet Vehicle Operations
We have a number of EZ Pass units available to sign out when you are using a college general use fleet vehicle. If you will be traveling toll roads in the area and would like to use a unit, please enter your request in the "Trip Purpose" box on the fleet vehicle reservation form. EZ Pass toll charges will be billed to departments with the vehicle use billing. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Alyssa Gill, Transportation Coordinator at 717-254-8187 for more information. Please note that EZ pass transponders are reserved on a "first come, first served" basis.
ZipCars for Students & Employees
Need occasional use of a new car without the hassle and cost of maintenance, insurance, monthly payments or gas? Dickinson College and Zipcar, which describes itself as the world’s largest car-sharing service, have teamed up to make cars available to students and employees. The service, which has been proven to reduce emissions, complements Dickinson’s campus-wide commitment to sustainability, while offering students and faculty convenient and cost-effective transportation.
The Zipcars are available for use 24 hours a day, seven days a week and are available to all students and staff 18 or older. Gas, insurance, 180 free miles daily and reserved parking are included in the hourly and daily rates. More information for Students & Employees.
The Zipcar is located at the intersection of W. High Street and Parker Street, on the north side of the parking lot fronting High Street.
CAT and Additional Regional Bus Services
CAT also runs buses between Carlisle, Harrisburg and other locations in the region. The Route C schedule between Carlisle and Harrisburg stops in front of the Carlisle courthouse at the intersection of High and Hanover St. and stops at the downtown Market St. Transfer Center in Harrisburg. Route C also makes stops at the many shopping centers along the Carlisle Pike and in the Camp Hill area. Fare to Harrisburg is $2.35, exact change.