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BU shuttle buses deliver GPS updates every 8 seconds on average. The communication with each bus is uninterrupted 98% of the time.

In rare cases, the communication with a bus may be disrupted for up to two minutes. If this occurs the bus icon may appear frozen in one position before updating to its actual location.

  1. Live Position
    This icon represents the current position of the bus based on GPS data.
  2. Bus Route
    The dark red line represents the campus bus route. Buses which are in transit to or from the depot, or out of service, may not be on the line.
  3. Bus Stop
    This icon represents the campus bus stops.