Kentucky Wildcab

Kentucky Wildcab

Free Late Night Student Transportation
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Kentucky Wildcab is a free, late night on-demand transportation option for UK students, provided by the UK Student Government Association and operated by Transportation Services using 4- and 6-passenger vehicles. This free service is primarily designed to provide a ride home to UK students and their guests while promoting responsible late-night transportation decisions.

Hours of Operation

Kentucky Wildcab will operate Thursday through Saturday, from 10 p.m. through 3 a.m., when fall and spring semester classes are in session.

Note: Kentucky Wildcab will not operate during summer and winter breaks, on the weekend of fall and spring graduation, the weekend of Thanksgiving break, and the weekend before or during spring break.

Where Can I Go?

Kentucky Wildcab is limited to the general campus vicinity. The pre-established travel zone is designed to accommodate the majority of areas adjacent to campus frequented by students and is generally bounded by Clays Mill and Red Mile Road to the west, Sixth Street to the north, Tates Creek to the east and Southland Drive to the south.

ADA Accessibility

Kentucky Wildcab operates several ADA accessible vehicles. Users requiring special accessible accommodations may contact the assistance number provided below.

Service During Delays and Closures

In the event that the University is operating on a delay, closure or early dismissal, Kentucky Wildcab service will follow the established Bus Policies During Delays and Closures. However, service operating during campus emergency closures and delays will be contingent upon campus conditions. Service may be interrupted due to imminent severe weather, road conditions, or at the direction of emergency officials. Any updates to service will be communicated in real-time on the TransLoc Rider app and at

Contact Us

For technical assistance during our hours of operation, call (859) 323-RIDE (323-7433).

For general inquiries, email For comments and feedback, fill out the Kentucky Wildcab Feedback Form.