Getting Around

Even if you drive a car to campus, check out these other wallet-friendly options to get here, then get around once you are here


Local Shuttles

FGCU shuttle buses run between the main campus and residential housing areas when fall and spring classes are in session. Direct questions or report issues to Parking Services at (239) 590-1912 or email


Gulf Coast Town Center operates a free shuttle service for students on Thursdays, Fridays, and on Saturdays from 5-10 p.m. when classes are in session (not during final exams). Students get on the shuttle at Palmetto Hall in SoVi or the Ackert Community Center building in NLV. Shuttle stops at at the Regal Cinema and at Target.


Lee Tran Buses

Local Bus Service

Students may ride at a discounted fare with a special LeeTran student ID available at LeeTran’s Rosa Parks Tranfer Center, located at 2250 Peck St. or their headquarters at 3401 Metro Parkway in Fort Myers.

LeeTran student ID holders may purchase discounted-fare passes at the FGCU Bookstore, Publix Supermarkets and area public libraries.

Route 60 serves FGCU’s campus.

Visit LeeTran

FGCU Bike Loan

FGCU students can borrow a bike for up to a week at a time for free via the Pedal Power Bike Loan program. Visit Campus Recreation's webpage to learn more. Get a free Lee County Bike Map and check out BikeWalkLee’s resources and suggested bike routes. 

Campus Rec
 Photo of Redcoach bus

Coach Bus Services

RedCoach - With free Wi-Fi, oversized custom - made reclining leather seats and 110v power outlets, RedCoach allows riders to stay connected and multitask while on the road. Additionally, students get access to 10% off discount year round. Rates start as low as $15.

FLiXBUS is now serving Florida Gulf Coast University with direct routes to 8 cities - including Naples, Hollywood, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Sarasota, Tampa, Saint Petersburg, and Lakeland.



Commute Connector is a program of the Florida Department of Transportation focused on improving shared mobility in southwestern Florida. Download the free Commute Connector mobile app to find a carpool group. Track your trips in the mobile app to earn rewards, too.

Download the Commute Connector App