March 2, 2011
PTS Offers Free Spring Break Shuttle to Blue Grass Airport
University of Kentucky Parking & Transportation Services is providing free transportation to Blue Grass Airport for Spring Break 2011. The shuttle will operate Thursday, March 10, and Friday, March 11, with daily campus pick-up times of 6 a.m., 8 a.m., 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Students should plan to leave campus at least two hours prior to take-off.
To schedule a pick-up, email UKParking@lsv.uky.edu with the subject “Spring Break Shuttle” at least two business days in advance and provide the following information:
- Campus address
- Campus phone number and/or cell number
- Date, time, and location of pick-up
A representative from Parking & Transportation Services will email to confirm a pick-up time and location.
Students are responsible for their own transportation back to campus. LexTran’s Airport/Keeneland Express, which runs Monday through Friday and drops off at the Vine Street bus terminal, can be found at http://lextran.nextinsight.com/schedule.php?id=82. Fare is $1. Mr. Taxi (859-223-8888) accepts UK PLUS accounts, and charges approximately $16-$20 for cab fare from Blue Grass Airport to campus. Students are eligible for a 15% discount with a student ID.
Members of the campus community are encouraged to tune into 1700 AM (WQKH 253) to hear campus parking and transportation information. The station broadcasts 24 hours, 7 days a week.