The Vern Express Shuttle

The Vern Express shuttle routes provide transportation between GW's Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon campuses. For most up-to-date information regarding possible shuttle delays, please follow @TheVernExpress on Twitter. If you already have too many tweets and don't want to miss alerts re service impacts/delays which could make lengthen commute, Be sure to set your account to text notify you when @TheVernExpress tweets.

Mount Vernon Campus Stop Locations

  • Pick-up & Drop-off: The Quad by Somers Hall/Ames Hall

  • Drop-off only: Rear of Academic Building/Soccer field & Eckles Library

On the following dates the Vex will service the campus from Whitehaven: April 14 (am - 6pm)

Foggy Bottom Campus Stop Locations

  • Funger Hall (2201 G Street, N.W.) main entrance on G Street midway between 22nd & 23rd Streets

  • 2025 E Street (Red Cross Building) -- available between 7am till 8pm 

Spring Semester 2018: Monday, January 15 - Sunday, May, 20

MONDAY - FRIDAY 

  • 7:00AM – 8:00PM    Departs every 5 minutes from both campuses
  • 8:00PM – 1:00AM    Departs every 15 minutes from both campuses*
  • 1:00AM – 7:00AM   Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**

SATURDAY

  • 7:00AM – 9:00AM   Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**
  • 9:00AM – 2:00AM   Departs every 15 minutes from both campuses*
  • 2:00AM – 7:00AM   Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**

SUNDAY

  • 7:00AM – 9:00AM   Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**
  • 9:00AM – 8:00PM   Departs every 15 minutes from both campuses*
  • 8:00PM – 7:00AM   Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE (Monday, January 15 & Monday, February 19)

  • 7:00AM – 11:00AM  Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**
  • 11:00AM – 8:00PM  Departs every 15 minutes from both campuses*
  • 8:00PM – 7:00AM    Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**

Spring Break 2018

MONDAY, MARCH 12 - FRIDAY, MARCH 17

  • 6:30AM – 1:00PM    Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**
  • 1:00PM – 7:00PM    Departs every 15 minutes from both campuses*
  • 7:00PM – Midnight   Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**
  • Midnight - 6:30AM    NO SERVICE

SATURDAY, MARCH 18

  • 6:30AM – 12:00PM   Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**
  • 12:00PM – 1:00AM   Departs every 15 minutes from both campuses*
  • 1:00AM - 6:30AM      NO SERVICE

SUNDAY, MARCH 19

  • 6:30AM – 12:00PM    Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**
  • 12:00PM – 8:00PM     Departs every 15 minutes from both campuses*
  • 8:00PM – 7:00AM      Departs every 30 minutes from both campuses**  

Timing for One-Way Trip 

  • The one-way trip between the campuses on the Vern Express typically takes 10-13 minutes.
  • (*)When operating on a 15 minute schedule, there will be one Vern Express shuttle departing from both Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon Campus at: 00, :15 , :30, and :45 past the hour.
  • (**) When operating on a 30 minute schedule, there will be one Vern Express shuttle departing from both Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon Campus at: 00 and :30 past the hour.
  • During heavy traffic conditions, especially on weekdays from 7am to 10am and 3pm to 7pm during rush hour, the one-way trip may take longer. Passengers are encouraged to plan accordingly.  For most up-to-date information regarding the Vern Express please use the TrasnLoc app or access the TransLoc information through the GW App. 

Contact Us

Email us at [email protected] with questions, concerns or complaints or visit us through the Transloc Rider app (Apple/Android) or GW Mobile app (Apple/Android

Lost and Found:  Contact GWPD's Lost and Found at 202-994-6948 or visit Rome Hall, Suite 101.

The Vern Express is operated by International Limousine Service (ILS) 7am-3am, call ILS Dispatch at 202.388.6800 x236 for route information and/or ADA arrangements.

From 3am-7am the Vern Express is operated by Transportation Services, call (202) 994-RIDE (7433) for route and/or ADA arrangements.

 

 

 

 

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