MENU
To Turn Alert On:
Click Gear on Alert box >  Select 'style' > Change 'Class Name' to 'alert-on'

To Turn Alert Off:
Click Gear on Alert box >  Select 'style' > Change 'Class Name' to 'alert-off'

ECU Transit: Routes - Service Calendar

Tell a friend about this page.
All fields required.
Can be sent to only one email address at a time.
Share Facebook Icon Twitter Icon
Service Calendar

The service calendar outlines all of ECU Transit's service exceptions and other noteworthy dates for a given semester. Service exceptions are planned ahead of time and occur whenever service is modified or canceled for a given date. This is typically due to holidays, breaks or other scenarios which affect the academic calendar. Normal service is planned unless otherwise noted.

Sunday, August 21: Normal Service Begins
Routes begin operating according to their normal schedules.

Monday, August 22: Fall 2016 Classes Begin
First day of the Fall 2016 semester; all routes will operate according to their normal schedules.

Saturday, September 3: Home Football Game
In anticipation of game day service interruptions, the following changes will be made:

  • routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate
  • route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game
  • SafeRide will operated with a limited service area until after the game
  • 900-series Pirate Express routes will operate normally

Monday, September 5: Labor Day
All routes and SafeRide will operate according to their Sunday schedules.

Saturday, September 10: Home Football Game
In anticipation of game day service interruptions, the following changes will be made:

  • routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate
  • route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game
  • SafeRide will operated with a limited service area until after the game
  • 900-series Pirate Express routes will operate normally

Saturday, October 1: Home Football Game
In anticipation of game day service interruptions, the following changes will be made:

  • routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate
  • route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game
  • SafeRide will operated with a limited service area until after the game
  • 900-series Pirate Express routes will operate normally

Friday, October 7: Fall Break Begins
In anticipation of low ridership due to fall break, the following changes will be made:

  • SafeRide service will end early at 10:00pm
  • 900-series Pirate Express routes will not operate

Saturday, October 8 - Monday, October 10: Fall Break
All service is suspended and no routes will operate.

Tuesday, October 11: Fall Break Ends
All service will operate according to Sunday schedules. Normal service will resume on Wednesday, October 12.

Thursday, October 13: Home Football Game
In anticipation of game day service interruptions, service changes may be made for this date. A future announcement will provide further details. At this time we anticipate operating 900-series Pirate Express shuttles according to their normal schedules.

Saturday, October 29: Home Football Game
In anticipation of game day service interruptions, the following changes will be made:

  • routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate
  • route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game
  • SafeRide will operated with a limited service area until after the game
  • 900-series Pirate Express routes will operate normally

Monday, October 30: Halloween
Special Halloween Pirate Express service will operate with additional buses serving all 900-series routes. All buses will use the Mendenhall / West End hub only as their drop off and pick up locations.

Saturday, November 12: Home Football Game
In anticipation of game day service interruptions, the following changes will be made:

  • routes 303 Blue and 307 Walmart will not operate
  • route 850 Pirate Ride will start approximately 45 minutes after the end of the game
  • SafeRide will operated with a limited service area until after the game
  • 900-series Pirate Express routes will operate normally

Tuesday, November 22: Thanksgiving Break
All 800-series routes will end according to their normal schedules. SafeRide will end service early at 10:00pm.

Wednesday, November 23 - Sunday, November 26: Thanksgiving Break
All service is suspended and no routes will operate.

Sunday, November 27: Thanksgiving Break Ends
All service will operate according to normal schedules.

Monday, December 5: Classes End
All service will operate according to normal schedules.

Tuesday, December 6: Reading Day
In anticipation of low ridership due to Reading Day, limited service will operate and the following changes will be made:

  • all 800-series Night Combination routes will operate for the entire day beginning at 7:00am.
  • route 850 Pirate Ride will operate according to its normal schedule
  • other routes operating will include:
    • 301 Gold reduced to a single shuttle every 30 minutes
    • 302 Health Sciences
    • 304 Campus Shuttle
    • 610 Minges Park & Ride reduced to a single shuttle every 18 minutes

Wednesday, December 14: Fall 2016 Ends
Service for the Fall 2016 semester ends. All 800-series routes, including 850 Pirate Ride, will make their last trips beginning at 10:00pm.