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The Queens College Shuttle

To reduce commute time and improve access to campus, Queens College launched a shuttle bus service in 2014. The shuttle offers a faster, more convenient way to travel between the college and the two major transit hubs serving our community, Jamaica Station and Flushing-Main Street Station.
The Queens College shuttle operates seven days a week, providing non-stop service throughout the day between the campus and these two stations. It also provides cross-campus service throughout the day between Queens Hall and the Student Union Building.

All Queens College Students Aboard

Any Queens College student may ride the shuttle by displaying a current QCard as identification.
Faculty and Staff Service
Faculty and staff can take advantage of the shuttle by buying and displaying their "pass," a sticker that goes on their QC ID. Stickers can be purchased at the Security Office in Jefferson Hall, room 201. For more information, click here

General Public Service

Queens College faculty and staff, students enrolled in Professional & Continuing Studies and the English Language Institute, and guests of the college now have the option of purchasing rides on the Queens College Shuttle on a daily, weekly, or semester basis.

Daily service is $6, weekly service is $35, and semester service is $60. Purchasers receive an email containing a QR code—which can be displayed on their mobile device or printed out—that will be scanned by shuttle bus drivers. Tickets become effective with the first use: 24 hours for daily tickets, 7 days for weekly passes, and 120 days for semester passes. To make your purchase, click here.

Routes and Schedules

The shuttle service operates on two routes. 

  • From Jamaica:
    Starting at 7 am, buses will pick up riders every 20 minutes, and transport them to Queens Hall and the Student Union.
    Travel time to or from Jamaica is approximately 25-30 minutes.
  • From Flushing:
    Starting at 7 am, buses will pick up riders every 20 minutes, and will transport them to the Student Union and Queens Hall.
    Travel time to or from Flushing is approximately 15 minutes.

  • Cross campus – between Queens Hall and Student Union:
    Every 20 minutes, riders may go from Queens Hall to the Student Union by taking the Jamaica bus across campus; those who wish to go from the Student Union to Queens Hall may take the Flushing bus.

Pick-up and Drop-off Locations

Jamaica Station (All LIRR trains, except Port Washington Branch; and E, J, Z Subway Lines)

Shuttle stops at 146th Street, near the southwest corner of its intersection with Jamaica Avenue. En route to campus, it can be hailed at the southeast corner of the intersection of  Sutphin Blvd. and Hillside Avenue, and at the corner of Main Street and Union Turnpike.

On the way back to Jamaica, riders may request to be dropped off at the corner of Parsons Boulevard and Union Turnpike and at Parsons Blvd. and Hillside Ave.

Click here to download PDF of map.



Flushing-Main Street (LIRR Port Washington Branch and 7 Subway Line)

Shuttle stops at the southwest corner of the intersection of Main Street and Sanford Avenue, directly opposite a U.S. Post Office.  

Click here to download PDF of map.





 Schedule & Updates


Please be advised that the shuttle is experiencing minor delays up to 15 minutes due to road construction along the Jamaica and Flushing routes.​​


 Office Information

Queens College
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367 1597

If you have comments or questions about the QC Shuttle Bus, please contact us at:



The Queens College Shuttle tracker uses global positioning system (GPS) hardware and wireless communications technology to show the real-time location of buses. This tool will work on your computer, smartphone, or other web-enabled device.

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Please note: Any Queens College student may ride the shuttle by displaying a current QCard as identification, no ticket is needed.



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