Bus Trip Schedule

Fall 2015 Bus Trip Schedule

Date Place Departs Return
9/12 Freeport 12 noon 4:15 pm
9/19 Maine Mall 12 noon 4 pm
9/26 Common Ground Fair 10 am 4:30 pm
10/2 First Friday in the Old Port (Art Walk) 5 pm 10 pm
10/10 Freeport 11 am 3 pm
10/17 Brunswick 11 am 3 pm
10/31 Maine Mall 12 noon 4 pm
11/6 First Friday in the Old Port (Art Walk) 5 pm 10 pm
11/14 Boston, MA ($20) 8 am 8 pm
11/20 Freeport 12 noon 4 pm
12/5 Old Port 12 noon 4 pm

All buses are open to all members of the Bates Community (35 spaces held for students) and free – with the exception of some Ski trips and Boston, MA. Departs refers to the time that the bus will depart from outside of Chase Hall at Bates College. Return refers to the time that the bus will depart from the destination. You may sign up on the Monday of the week of each trip in the Office of Campus Life in Chase Hall 108.  Space is limited on all of these trips so please sign up in advance.

For the trips to Sugarloaf there are a limited number of spots open on the bus for those already holding a season’s pass. Lift tickets are just $47, Ski or Snowboard rentals are $26, and Learn to Ski or Ride packages are only $62 – including rental equipment, lessons, and a learning area lift ticket.

The Campus Life Office has made arrangements for BreakShuttle.com to continue to offer transportation to the Boston, Hartford, and New York City for many of the college’s breaks. Pricing information and the schedule are available here: http://www.breakshuttle.com/bates-college.html

Additionally travel to the Jetport is available from Mermaid Transportation.