Bus Trip Schedule

Winter 2022 Schedule

You can sign up to reserve your spot on any trip by heading to Bates Engage. For trips to Lost Valley, Campus Life will cover the cost of ski/snowboard rentals for students taking the provided shuttles who fill out the rental form at least 24 hours in advance.

DateDestinationDeparts Campus Returns
Thurs 1/20Lost Valley5pm8pm
Sat 1/29Lost Valley9am1pm
Sun 2/6Maine Mall1:00pm5:00pm
Sat 2/12Lost Valley9am1pm
Weds 2/16Lost Valley5pm8pm
Tues 2/22Portland – Old Port11am4pm
Fri 2/25Freeport1pm6pm
Fri 3/4First Friday4:30pm8:00pm
Sun 3/6Lost Valley11am4pm
Sun 3/12Brunswick11:00am3:00pm
Sat 3/19Portland – Old Port4:00pm9:00pm
Sat 3/26Maine Mall1:00pm5:00pm
Fri 4/1First Friday4:30pm8:00pm
Sun 4/10Freeport10am4pm

Have suggestions or requests for destinations (within about 1 hour of campus), please email campuslife@bates.edu and let us know!

The Office of Campus Life provides a free weekly bus to areas outside of Lewiston-Auburn throughout academic year. Spaces are limited, so we recommend signing up in advance to secure your spot!

(times and locations subject to change)

All buses are open to all members of the Bates Community (45 spaces held for students) and free. 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 starting on the Monday of the week of each trip with the links above. Space is limited on all of these trips so we recommend signing up in advance.