Parking: Bus Options

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UWEC has a multitude of different transportation options for students to enjoy.


City Bus Service

The campus is served by two bus routes, which are offered in cooperation with the Eau Claire City Transit. One route serves the upper campus, Bollinger Fields, and Imperial Circle Apartments, and the other serves the Water Street area. Students, faculty, and staff with a valid UW-Eau Claire Blugold ID Card may ride these or any other city bus routes free. All buses are equipped with bicycle racks. There is no service on Sundays.

Schedules are available in kiosks located in Brewer, Haas Fine Arts, Hibbard, Hilltop, and Towers. They may also be obtained at the service desk in the Davies Center.

Jefferson Lines

The Jefferson Lines bus service is available from Minneapolis, MN to Milwaukee, WI with stops in St. Paul, Menomonie, Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls, Stanley, Abbotsford, Wausau, Wittenburg, Shawano, Green Bay, Manitowoc, and Sheboygan.

The bus boards at the Eau Claire Transit Center, or the McDonald's on Truax, or on campus at Towers Hall.

Visit the Jefferson Lines website for more information.

Badger Bus

Badger Bus service is available between UW-Eau Claire, UW-Madison, and UW-Milwaukee on Fridays and Sundays during the Spring and Fall semesters. Additional service is available once a month between UWEC and UW-Stout. Special Service will also operate on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving.

The Badger bus boards on campus at Towers Hall near the intersection of University Drive and Garfield.

Visit the Badger Bus website for more information.

Greyhound Bus Service

The Greyhound station is located at Highway 124 and I-94. Eau Claire Transit does not provide service to that location, but Eau Claire taxi services are available.

Visit the Greyhound website for more information.

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