Cambus

From CPTDB Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Cambus is a campus and public bus system serving the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa.

Routes

Maps & Schedules

Academic

  • Red Route¹ - WCTC → Hardin Library → Hancher East → Mayflower Hall → Currier Hall → Schaeffer Hall → Rienow Hall
  • Blue Route¹ - WCTC → Slater Hall → Communications Center → Macbride Hall → Mayflower Hall → Hancher West → VA Hospital
  • ABW/Studio Arts Shuttle (Mon-Fri) - School of Art & Art History → Main Library → Museum of Art
  • Hawkeye Express² (Mon-Fri, 6:56AM-9:15AM) - Prairie Meadow → Aspire → Macbride Hall → Schaeffer Hall
  • Hawkeye Interdorm - Macbride Hall → Mayflower Hall → Currier Hall → Schaeffer Hall → Rienow Hall → WCTC (to Hawkeye) → Hawkeye Drive 3 → Hawkeye Lot 1 → Aspire → WCTC (to downtown) → Slater Hall
  • Hospital via Hancher (6:48AM-8:27AM; 4:55PM-5:16PM (summer semester only)) - VA Loop → MERF → Levitt Center (AM stop) → Hancher Lot → Hancher Park Road (PM interim-summer stop) → VA Hospital
  • Interdorm² (Mon-Fri) - Mayflower Hall → Currier Hall → Schaeffer Hall → Rienow Hall → Macbride Hall
  • Mayflower Shuttle² (Mon-Fri) - Mayflower Hall → Currier Hall → Schaeffer Hall → Macbride Hall → Burge Hall
  • Music/Theatre Shuttle (Mon-Fri) - Schaeffer Hall → Hancher Auditorium → River St. → Main Library
  • Studio Arts Shuttle - Macbride Hall → Schaeffer Hall → Museum of Art
  • West Dorm Shuttle (Mon-Fri) - Slater Hall → Macbride Hall → Schaeffer Hall → Rienow Hall

¹ Provides Saferide service on Friday and Saturday late nights.
² Only runs during the fall and spring semesters.

Year-Round

  • East Campus Shuttle - Madison Street, Lot 11 → Macbride Hall → University Capitol Center → Clinton Street Music → University Services Building
  • Hawk Lot Hospital (4:40AM-9:20AM, 3:33PM-6:43PM) - Hawkeye Lot ↔ WCTC
  • Hawkeye Hospital
    • (AM) - WCTC → Hardin Library → MERF → Aspire → Hawkeye Lot 1 → Hawkeye Drive 1
    • (PM) - WCTC → Hawkeye Drive → Hawkeye Lot → Aspire → Student Health → VA Hospital
  • Hospital Finkbine Arena - Finkbine Lot South → Arena Lot East → WCTC
  • North Hospital Shuttle (5:35AM-7:50AM) - Finkbine Lot South → Arena Lot East → VA Loop
  • Pentacrest (Mornings and afternoons only) - Macbride Hall → Schaeffer Hall → Newton Road Ramp → VA Loop (to lots) → Finkbine Lot South → Arena Lot East → VA Loop (to downtown) → MERF
  • Night Pentacrest (Mon-Fri, 6:45PM-12:35AM) - WCTC → Arena Lot East → Finkbine Lot South → Dental College → Hardin Library → Macbride Hall → Schaeffer Hall → VA Hospital
  • Research Park - VA Loop → MERF → East Lot → IREH

Fares

All bus rides are fare-free.

Facilities

Cambus Office/West Campus Transportation Center (WCTC)

  • Address: 840 Evashevski Dr., Iowa City, IA 52242
  • Fax: (319) 335-6647
  • Phone: (319) 335-8633

Cambus Maintenance Facility

  • Address: 517 S. Madison St., Iowa City, IA 52240
  • Fax: (319) 335-5292
  • Phone: (319) 335-5208

Conventional Transit Roster

Active

  • Active as of 2014
Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Build
Date
Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
11 2006 Optima Opus 29' Cummins ISB
14, 15-16 (2nd) 2013 Gillig Low Floor 29'
(G27E102R2)
Cummins ISL9
82-86 1997 Gillig Phantom 40'
(40102TBM11)
Cummins M11 Voith D864.3 82 & 86 retired.
94-105 2008 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G21D102N4)
Cummins ISM
106-108 2009 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins ISL
109-116 2011 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins ISL9
117-118 2013 Gillig Low Floor 40'
(G27D102N4)
Cummins ISL9

Retired

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Build
Date
Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
10 1997 OBI Orion II
(02.501)
Cummins B5.9 Allison AT-545 Ex-Keyline Transit 2557; bought in 2003.
15-16 (1st), 17 1977 Flxible 45096-6-1 Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730 Ex-Iowa City Transit 15-17 ; bought in 1987.
20-21 1963 GMC TDH-5304 Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison VH Ex-Manchester Transit Authority 474-475.
50-61 1977 Flxible 45096-6-0 Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison V730
62-63 1982 Neoplan USA AN435A Detroit Diesel 6V92TA
64-78 1989 Gillig Phantom 40'
(40102TBL10)
Cummins L10 Voith D863.2 Sported Gillig logo plaques on their front ends, similar to Gillig Phantom School Buses.
79-81 1979 Grumman Flxible 870
(53102-8-1)
Detroit Diesel 8V71TAE Allison V730
  • Ex-OCTD 2000 series units.
  • All retired by 2002.
87-88 1986 Gillig Phantom 40'
(40102TB6V92T)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HTB-748 Ex-Capital Metro Transit 1110 & 1114.
89-93 1989 Gillig Phantom 35'
(3596TB6V92TA)
Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Allison HTB-748
  • Ex-Madison Metro 713-719; bought in 2002.
  • Exx-Valley Coach/Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport 3002, 3003, 3005, 3006, 3008 & 2 unknown units.
  • 5 units went into service & 2 units were sold off upon arrival.

Bionic Bus (Paratransit)

Active

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
8-9 1998 OBI Orion II
(02.501)
Cummins B5.9 Allison AT-545 8 is retired.
12-13 2000 OBI Orion II
(02.502)
Cummins ISB Allison AT-545

Retired

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
M1-M2 1987 Goshen ? Ford M1 retired in 2002. Year of retirement for M2 is unknown.
4 1987 Blue Bird ? Chevrolet Retired in 2002.
6-7 1992 Champion CTS FE GMC 1993 models.

External Links

References

Cambus roster info