Transit On-Demand

On-Demand’s Mission:

Transit On-Demand is a point-to-point van service which serves ECU campuses and adjacent area. Our service provides students, staff, faculty, and visitors with a fare-free method of transportation which operates mainly in the evening and weekends.

Hours of Operation:

On-Demand Van Service:

Weekday Daytime Service
Monday – Friday
7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Weekday Evening Service
Monday – Friday
5:00 PM – 1:00 AM

Weekend Service
Saturday – Sunday
10:00 AM – 1:00 AM

Pirate Access:

Monday – Friday
7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Subscription service.
Please see our Pirate Access page to learn more.

SafeRide Home:

Monday – Friday
6:30 PM – 12:00 AM

1-way service to select apartment complexes from express zones.

**Rides cannot be booked in advance.**

Weekday Daytime Service is restricted to PGV Airport. On-Demand Van Service cannot duplicate bus routes. Please check to see if a bus is running to your location before booking a ride. Additionally, On-Demand is a ride sharing service, meaning different riders may be in the van at the same time.


3 ways to schedule a ride:

  1. TransLōc® App
  2. Online (Book a trip button below)
  3. Call us at (252) 328-7433 or (252) ECU-RIDE

Book a trip

Transit On-Demand serves:

  • Main Campus
  • Health Sciences Campus
  • Greenville Centre / Greenville Mall / Publix
  • Proctoring Center
  • Pitt Greenville (PGV) Airport
  • Target – On Evans Street
  • Walmart – On 10th Street


Express Zones & Blue Light Phones

Help us find you easily by scheduling a trip from one of our designated Express Zones or blue light phone locations. There are over 100 blue light locations.  Please visit our service area page for more information.


Safe Ride Home

This service can take you home after bus service has ended for the day. Look for Safe Ride Home service when booking your ride on TransLōc®.

Pick up only: Christenbury Gym Bus Terminal, Health Sciences Student Center, Main Campus Student Center, & Speight Bus Terminal

Drop-Off Only:

  • Brown Route
  • Carolina Creek
  • Copper Beech
  • Pirates Cove
  • Purple Route
  • The Horizon
  • The Landing
  • The Voyager

*Any deviations from this schedule for holidays or other ECU closures will be posted to the ECU Transit service calendar found here.