Shuttle Rentals

Transportation Services offers campus shuttles for special events and trips off-campus. All motor pool policies apply to shuttle rentals. To schedule a shuttle email jridout@unca.edu or contact Transportation at 828.251.6691.

Out MAXIMUM capacity is 30 passengers when the entire fleet (3 vehicles) are available. During normal class operating hours, maximum capacity for special request is 8-14 passengers.

There are two types of shuttles rates are available (effective October 1st 2017):

Shuttle Type Capacity Cost
UNC Asheville Dept. Use Varies: 8-14 passengers $35/hr (for driver) + mileage if applicable**
Outside Organization Use Varies: 8-14 passengers $75/hr (for driver) + mileage if applicable**

The Transportation Offices allows any UNC Asheville Department to reserve shuttles for University business at cost. Outside organizations working with the University recieve a discounted market rate. The market rate for a van and driver is currently $92/hour. 

**For trips outside of Buncombe, Henderson, or Madison counties (or trips over 100 miles) there will be an additional charge of $0.50/mile

Shuttle Drivers

Campus shuttle w/drivers cost $35/hr, with a four hour minimum billing. An additional 30 minutes will be added to shuttle reservations to allow for a full vehicle inspection. We no longer allow non-drivers to operate our vehicles.

Please provide at least two weeks of advance notice when requesting a driver to ensure scheduling

Shuttle Rental Cancellations

All shuttle events scheduled during normal campus shuttle operating hours are subject to cancellation without notice.

In the event of limited vehicle availability, priority will be given to ensuring campus shuttle routes remain in operation. Campus shuttle service is Monday-Friday from 7am to 5:30pm and Sunday-Thursday from 5:30pm-10:30pm.