Bus Schedules

Parking Permits

RIPTA Passes


Campus-2-Campus Transport

Park in the Harborside Campus commuter lot, and ride Wildcat Wheels or RIPTA Downcity.


Medical Transport

Contact Health Services if you need medical attention. As needed, you can discuss transportation arrangements. In an emergency, at night or on the weekend, call Campus Safety & Security at 401-598-1103.

Local Transportation



Explore Greyhound and Peter Pan bus options. 


JWU students can reserve a Zipcar by the hour or day.



Airport Taxi (401-737-2868) provides affordable fares from the airport to downtown Providence.

You can also call:

  • Corporate Taxi, 401-231-2228
  • East Side Taxi, 401-521-4200
  • Yellow Cab, 401-941-1122

More Options

If you are planning any of the following, call the appropriate department:



For field trips, events or athletic transportation, contact Student Involvement and Leadership.


For internships and practicums, contact Experiential Education & Career Services


Residence Hall Changes

Speak with your current RD to arrange transportation for an approved residence hall change. You MUST be fully packed and prepared for when the bus arrives.