Bus service within the City is provided by Ozark Regional Transit, a public transportation service, and Razorback Transit, the University of Arkansas' transportation service. All bus routes within the City of Fayetteville are FREE.
ORT: Ozark Regional Transit
ORT travels within Fayetteville, as well as up I-49 to Springdale, Rogers, and Bentonville to the North. All routes within the City of Fayetteville are free. Transfers to routes out of the city have a fare of $1.25 for adults, $1.00 for youth or students, and $.60 for seniors or disabled riders. Exact change is required. Bus drivers do not make change. Day passes, 10-ride passes, and monthly passes are available. Click here to purchase passes.
Razorback Transit is operated by the University of Arkansas. All fares are free. The bus routes can also be seen on Google Maps. To use, simply go to www.google.com/maps and click on Directions; after that, put in the name or address of your Fayetteville or Northwest Arkansas destination, then tap on the bus icon, and the appropriate Razorback Transit routes will be visible.
School Year Service
Full transit service is provided Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on class days throughout the Fall and Spring semesters (mid- August to mid- May) including final exam days.
Reduced bus service is provided from 6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Monday through Friday during the Fall and Spring semesters (mid-August to mid-May).
Saturday service is provided 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. during the same months.
- Regular routes are not operated on home football game days.
- Razorback bus service is not provided on official University of Arkansas holidays. A list of these holidays is available on the Transit and Parking website.
Summer and Christmas/New Year Break Service
Reduced service is provided from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday during the summer (mid May to mid August) and during the Christmas and New Year break.
UA Student "Safe Ride"
The University of Arkansas' Safe Ride program was established to provide UA students with a safe means of transportation from any uncomfortable or inconvenient situation when other ride options are unavailable. During operating hours, Safe Ride can pick UA students up at any location within the Fayetteville city limits and transport them to their residence.
Hours of Operation
Safe Ride Service operates Wednesday through Saturday nights from 11:00 pm to 3:00 am and provides service from anywhere in the Fayetteville city limits to the student's official residence. Safe Ride Night Owl Service operates Monday and Tuesday nights, from 10:30 pm to 1:00 a.m. and provides service ON CAMPUS only.
How to Ride
Call 479-575-SAFE (7233). A dispatcher will ask for information such as your location, your student ID number, and your destination. The dispatcher will provide an estimated time for the arrival of your ride. The van will then transport you to your residence. You are allowed to have up to three (3) guests with you on the ride.