Brown Daytime Shuttle

The Brown Daytime Shuttle is a scheduled, fixed-route daytime service specifically developed to provide transportation between Brown/RISD and the hospitals via downtown and the Jewelry District.

The service is available to all students, faculty and staff, and hospital affiliates with a Brown or RISD ID. Passengers must show appropriate identification before boarding the van.

The Brown Daytime Shuttle vans operate Monday through Friday. They depart from 222 Richmond Street and run at approximately twelve-minute intervals. Please find the Brown Shuttle schedule here.

Shuttle stop texting will provide the arrival time of the next two shuttles. If you have been waiting at a designated Brown Daytime Shuttle stop for more than 25 minutes, please call the Transportation Office at (401) 863-3157 to alert them of the interruption of service. Please be prepared to provide the date, time, and location of the stop where you are waiting. 

Shuttle Tracker

Track the current location of the shuttle using or the iPhone/Android app. Alternatively, text 41411 with Text ID of stop (see map).

Route Map