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Albright Shuttle Service - FREE SERVICE

  • Daytime On-campus Shuttle Schedule: 7:35 a.m - 4 p.m.
  • Extended Shuttle Schedule: 8 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
  • Mall Monday, Target Tuesday and Walmart Wednesday
    • We offer FREE shuttle transportation for Mall Mondays, Target Tuesdays and Walmart Wednesday
    • Please arrive at the Public Safety Office at 5:15 p.m. on these days to sign up for the shuttle service
    • The shuttle will then depart to these locations at 5:30 p.m.

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Medical Transports
  • All requests must come through the Gable Health Center
  • Please make request at least 24 hours in advance, except for an emergency situation
  • Cost per transport:
    • Local trips =   $25.00 for round trip
    • Over 10 miles: charge will be at the discretion of the Director of Public Safety and/or  the Transportation Coordinator
  • All charges will be submitted to the student ’s account

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Faculty, Staff and Administrators
  • Transportation is available for emergency situations
  • All employees are taken to Med Express for work-related emergencies; free of charge for emergencies
  • A charge for transportation will be submitted to the respective department for any follow up appointment requests

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Educational Trips
  • Please submit request at least 2 weeks in advance
  • Appropriate form must be submitted to Transportation Coordinator
    • Trip registration form for Academic Affairs Van can be downloaded here
    • Trip registration form for SGA Van can be downloaded at here
  • Charges may apply for any trip out of the local area.

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Club Trips
  • Please submit request at least 2 weeks in advance
  • Appropriate form must be submitted to Transportation Coordinator
    • Trip registration form for Academic Affairs Van can be downloaded at here
    • Trip registration form for SGA Van can be downloaded at here
  • Cost per trip:
    • $25.00 per hour for each driver needed
    • 43.5 cents per mile
  • Requests submitted that do not meet all above guidelines may be denied

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Reading Bus Terminal Transportation
  • Transportation is available to the Reading Bus Terminal before Fall, Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring breaks, at the end of the semester, and as needed.
  • Please submit a request at least two weeks in advance.
  • Students must submit requests through email or the  online request form.
  • The cost per transport is  $25.00 round trip.
  • All charges will be submitted to the student ’s account.
  • http://www.greyhound.com/
    20 North 3rd StreetReading(610) 374-3182
  • http://www.biebertourways.com/Home.aspx
    P.O. Box 180Kutztown PA 19530610-683-7333

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Airport Transportation
  • Transportation is available anytime during the semester with appropriate notice
  • Please submit request at least 2 weeks in advance
  • Student must submit request through email or our online request form
  • All transportation fees will be charged to student's account   *  The fees listed below are for a one-way trip *
    • Philadelphia Airport - $ 110.00 each way
    • Newark Airport - $170.00 each way
    • Allentown (ABE) - $90.00 each way
    • BWI - $170.00 each way
    • 30th Street Station - $90.00 each way
    • Lancaster Train Station - $70.00 each way

* PLEASE NOTE: If inclement winter weather is pending and an AWD or four wheel drive vehicle rental is required, there will be an extra $ 25.00 surcharge added to the above rates.*

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Approval Process
  • All requests submitted will be reviewed by Transportation Coordinator
  • We cannot guarantee that all requests will be approved
  • Approval is subject to availability of officers and other scheduling commitments

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Cancellation Policy
  • Please notify the Transportation Coordinator immediately in the event that you have to cancel a trip
  • Please notify our department at least 48 hours in advance from the time of your departure
  • If we do not receive adequate notice, you will be charged for ½ of the total amount of trip

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Other Transportation Options
  • Barta Bus Schedule- http://www.bartabus.com/
  • Limo Service Information
  • Taxi Cabs in Berks County
    • Grab a Cab- 160 Water Street, Reading, PA 19605 (610) 478-1111
    • Reading Metro Taxi- 615 Elm Street, Reading, PA 19601 (610) 374- 5111

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Contact Information

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Theresa Hegedus,
Transportation Coordinator
thegedus@albright.edu

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 Message to the Transportation Coordinator
We welcome your feedback. If you have a question or would like to leave a message for the Transportation Coordinator, please click here to send a message to Transportation Coordinator.

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