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Shuttle Bus

Your Mount Ida Connection

The Mount Ida Shuttle conveniently runs between the Newton Centre stop on the MBTA's Riverside line to the Mount Ida Campus Center

Mount Ida College Shuttle

Take a ride on our free Mount Ida shuttle. You will be joining many of our 1,400 students, not to mention our faculty and staff, who take advantage of this convenient service, which connects riders to and from campus to Newton Centre and Boston via the MBTA’s Green Line (Branch D).

TRACK THE MOUNT IDA SHUTTLE IN REAL-TIME

Track the location of the shuttle and its arrival time online or on your mobile device in real-time. The new Ride Systems tracking system is updated every 10 seconds and features easy-to-use color coded bus routes and icons that let riders know where the shuttle is, when it will arrive and to receive important transportation announcements.

  • Download the iPhone app from the Apple’s App store.
  • Download the Android app from Google Play
  • For mobile users without an Android or iPhone, visit MountIdaShuttle.com. A version of the web application designed specifically for a mobile browser will load.

Using the shuttle is a great way to meet new people from our close-knit, friendly campus community. Available only to Mount Ida students, faculty, staff and visitors, the shuttle is a safe, flexible way to get around town. The shuttle provides transportation on a revised schedule during holiday breaks in the academic year.

Weekday Schedule: Monday - Friday
Weekday Schedule: Monday - Friday
Departure Time Campus Center ClockDeparture Time Newton Center MBTA Stop Braeland Ave. (Inbound side)Departure Time Chestnut Hill Square Sweetgreens
6:30am (departure from Campus) 9:45am (return to Campus) CONTINUOUS RUNS TO NEWTON CENTER (no runs to Chestnut Hill Square)6:30am (departure from Campus) 9:45am (return to Campus) CONTINUOUS RUNS TO NEWTON CENTER (no runs to Chestnut Hill Square)6:30am (departure from Campus) 9:45am (return to Campus) CONTINUOUS RUNS TO NEWTON CENTER (no runs to Chestnut Hill Square)
10:00 am10:15 am10:30 am
11:00 am11:20 am11:35 am
Break & RefuelingBreak & RefuelingBreak & Refueling
12:30 pm12:45 pmNo run from CHS
1:00 pm1:15 pm1:30 pm
2:00 pm2:15 pm2:30 pm
3:00 pm3:15 pm3:40 pm
4:00pm (departure from Campus) 6:30pm (return to Campus) CONTINUOUS RUNS TO NEWTON CENTER (no runs to Chestnut Hill Square)4:00pm (departure from Campus) 6:30pm (return to Campus) CONTINUOUS RUNS TO NEWTON CENTER (no runs to Chestnut Hill Square)4:00pm (departure from Campus) 6:30pm (return to Campus) CONTINUOUS RUNS TO NEWTON CENTER (no runs to Chestnut Hill Square)
6:45 pm7:00 pm7:15 pm
Break & RefuelingBreak & RefuelingBreak & Refueling
8:30 pm8:45 pm9:10 pm
9:30 pm9:45 pm10:10 pm
10:30 pm10:45 pmNo run from CHS
11:00 pm11:15 pm11:40 pm
Weekend Schedule
Weekend Schedule
Departure Time Campus Center ClockDeparture Time Newton Center MBTA Stop Braeland Ave. (Inbound side)Departure Time Chestnut Hill Square Sweetgreens
7:00 am7:15 AM7:40 AM
8:00 am8:15 AMNo run from CHS
8:30 am8:45 am9:10 am
9:30 am9:45 amNo run from CHS
10:00 am10:15 am10:40 am
Break & RefuelingBreak & RefuelingBreak & Refueling
12:00 pm12:15 pmNo run from CHS
12:30 pm12:45 pm1:10 pm
1:30 pm1:45 pmNo run from CHS
2:00 pm2:15 pm2:40 pm
3:00 pm3:15 pmNo run from CHS
3:30 pm3:45 pm4:10pm
4:30 pm4:45 pmNo run from CHS
5:00 pm5:15 pm5:40 pm
Break & RefuelingBreak & RefuelingBreak & Refueling
6:30 pm6:45 pmNo run from CHS
7:00 pm7:15 pm7:40 pm
8:00 pm8:15 pmNo run from CHS
8:30 pm8:45 pm9:10 pm
9:30 pm9:45 pmNo run from CHS
10:00 pm10:15 pm10:40 pm
11:00 pm11:15 pmNo run from CHS
11:30 pm12:00 amNo run from CHS

Download a PDF of the 2017 Fall Shuttle Schedule

Mount Ida shuttle stops

Mount Ida’s free student shuttle will pick up and drop off

  • At the Campus Center by the clock
  • Newton Centre stop, MBTA Green Line – Branch D, Braeland Avenue
  • Chestnut Hill Square – 300 Boylston St., Chestnut Hill, MA

Shuttle service ends with final drop-offs on the published schedule.

We recommend you print out and carry the Mount Ida shuttle schedule or bookmark the shuttle schedule on your phone or mobile device.

Looking for information on the Needham Sheraton Shuttle? Visit this page. 

Shuttle service feedback

Our shuttle drivers track rider usage times and routes. We may discontinue lesser-used runs or stops.

We welcome your comments and suggestions, so that we can make the Mount Ida student shuttle service better. Please send your feedback to our facilities department at (617) 928-4519 or to Campus Police at (617) 928-4777.