All shuttle routes stop at the UC Davis Medical Center's Main Transit Center, located at the Main Hospital (University Tower entrance) behind Parking Structure 3. If your destination is serviced by another route, you may transfer to the appropriate shuttle from this terminal. Click on the tabs below for route information.

Routes and Schedules

Health Recommendations:

  • Social distancing protocol and passenger masking is not required but is strongly recommended
  • Drivers sanitize frequently touched surfaces with disinfectant wipes daily
  • Hand sanitizer is available on all shuttles
  • We are asking riders not to board/ride shuttles if they are sick or not feeling well

Scheduled on-site service is available from 4:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday – Friday with on-demand pickups from 2 p.m. to midnight.  There is no shuttle service from midnight to 4:30 a.m.

Shuttle runs every 5-7 minutes or by request depending on location.

Shuttle Stop Location Schedule

UC Davis Main Hospital

  • Pickup at University Tower Entrance
    • Transfers to Light Rail Shuttle and Midtown Shuttle
    • Use this stop for Parking Structure 3, North Addition

Cancer Center

  • Pickup at X and 45th Street
    • Use this stop for Education Building/Library, Telehealth, Shriners, Marriott, Emergency Room 

Imaging Research Center 

  • Pickup at X and 48th Street
    • Use this stop for Parking Structure 4, ASB, Betty Irene School of Nursing, Telehealth

Ellison Ambulatory Care Center (ACC)

  • Pickup at rear entrance
    • Use this stop for Tschannen Eye Institute, Parking Structure 2

Kiwanis Family House

  • Pickup near side door entrance in Lot 25

MIND Institute/Lot 25

  • Pickup by bus shelter located in Lot 25

Employment Development Department (EDD) Lot*

  • Pickups on 50th St.

Broadway Building

  • Pickups at front and back entrance

Lot 30

  • Pickup at main entrance of CTSC/ IRC
Every 5-7 Minutes

Ronald McDonald House (from 7:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.)

  • Pickup at main entrance
Every 30 Minutes

Glassrock Building

  • Pickup at main entrance 


  • Pickup at corner of 45th and Y St (near stop sign)

Ticon I

  • Pickup at curb cutout on Stockton Blvd. 

Ticon III

  • Pickup at bus stop on Stockton Blvd.

Cypress Building

  • Pickup at bus stop on Stockton Blvd.  
By Request Only
Call 916-734-2687

*Temporary Location

The Light Rail Shuttle (also known as the Green Line shuttle) services the 39th Street/UC Davis Health light rail station. Service is available Monday-Friday.

The Light Rail Shuttle is a fixed-schedule route.

UC Davis Main Hospital
(University Tower Entrance)
Cypress Building
(Stockton Blvd Bus Stop)
39th St. Light Rail Station Ellison Ambulatory Care Center (ACC): Rear Entrance on 48th St. and 2nd Ave.

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11:54 a.m.

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5:34 p.m.



* Call 916-734-2687 to request pick up.

For more information about the 39th Street light rail station and the Gold Line light rail service, please visit

Greenline Shuttle will operate as an on-request service.

The Greenline Shuttle is an employee-only service available Monday – Friday from 5:45 a.m. – 6 p.m. by request only.

The Greenline Shuttle services the following locations:

  • UC Davis Main Hospital (University Tower Entrance)
  • Alhambra Cannery (in front of California Family Fitness gym)
  • Midtown Clinic on Folsom Blvd.
  • Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) rear entrance
  • 39th Street Light Rail Station

Request pickup by calling 916-734-2687.

No other deviations will be allowed.


How to Ride

To ride the shuttle, simply wait at one of the designated shuttle stops. A shuttle will stop within the designated time frame. If your stop is by request only, you may call 916-734-2687 to request pick-up. You must be present to request pick-up.

UC Davis Medical Center on-site shuttle services are for persons affiliated with the University of California (this includes faculty, staff, students, interns, volunteers, patients, and visitors).

There is no charge for trips around the UC Davis Medical Center campus.