Duke Buses Adjust Schedule for Thanksgiving Holiday

There will be no service on Thanksgiving

Duke buses will alter their schedule this week.
Duke buses will alter their schedule this week.

With students, faculty and staff away from campus during Thanksgiving, Duke Parking and Transportation Services will adjust its transit schedule and parking lot availability around the holiday.

No Duke Transit services, including Duke Vans, will operate on Thanksgiving.

Reduced bus service will operate Friday, Nov. 25 with no service for H2, H5, H6 and PR1, and limited CCX and LaSalle Loop holiday service schedules. Weekend and afterhours access parking rules for employee and student motorists will be in effect Nov. 25.

Transit adjustments are as follows:

Wednesday, Nov. 23

  • H2, H5, H6, PR1 operating regular service schedules
  • CCX Holiday route runs 20-minute service 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • LaSalle Loop (LL) runs 30-minute service 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • No C1, CSW, C2, C3 or C4 service
  • Duke Vans service ends at 11:59 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 24 - Thanksgiving

  • No Duke Transit or Duke Vans service

Friday, Nov. 25

  • Duke Vans resumes service at 12:01 a.m.
  • No H Routes
  • CCX Holiday route runs 20-minute service 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • LaSalle Loop (LL) runs 30-minute service 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • No C1, CSW, C2, C3  or C4 service
  • No PR1 Service

Saturday, Nov. 26

  • CCX Holiday route runs regular Saturday service schedule until 9 p.m.
  • No C1 service
  • Duke Vans operates regular service

Sunday, Nov. 27

  • C1 and CCX routes operate normal Sunday service
  • Duke Vans operates regular service

The full Thanksgiving transit service schedule is here.

Parking garages and surface lots will operate under afterhours and weekend access rules for employee and student motorists. Parking Garage 1, Parking Garage 2, Parking Garage 3, Parking Garage 4 and Research Drive Garage may be used on Thanksgiving Day and Nov. 25 without charge with a valid Duke permit. Visitors will be required to pay the regular hourly rate.

Parking and Transportation Services offices will be closed on Nov. 24 and 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.