Free Shuttle Service to Get Around Lancaster

This service is your link to Lancaster, providing both access to downtown and the Park City mall. You now have free and convenient access to shopping and entertainment. See below for the weekend schedules, as well as a list of attractions in the area.

The day-time loop provides students with the chance to run basic errands and off-campus study breaks. The night-time loops are focused on providing entertainment destinations on the weekends.

  • Announcements

    The Loop shuttle does not run during scheduled College breaks: Fall and Spring.

    Thanksgiving Break 2015:

    Shuttle Friday, 11/27, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    • Shuttle Saturday, 11/28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    • Regular Loop Route.

    • Pick up location is on College Avenue in front of Steinman College Center

    Winter Break 2015/2016:

    Shuttles on 12/19, 12/23, 12/26, 12/30, 1/2/2016, 1/6/2016 and 1/9/2016. Times are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

    • Pick up location is on College Avenue in front of Steinman College Center

    • Stops include the Asian market (near Lancaster Train Station), Park City and the Walmart and Giant on Fruitville Pike. The stop schedule will vary based on the driver and passengers.  Downtown Lancaster and Manor Cinema are also on the available if requested.

    Local Taxi Information: Friendly Transportation Company (717)-392-2222

    Red Rose Bus Transit Information:

    Enterprise car sharing is also available. See info at:

  • Track the Loop with GPS!

    The F&M Nightly and Loop Shuttles can now be tracked via GPS from your computer or from your iPhone or iPad (Android service coming soon).

    From you computer, you can track the shuttles via the web at

    To download the GPS Insight App on your iOS device, go to and log in. Once logged in, you will see the GPS Insight item. Please note in the description box on the right side, the username and password you will need to log into the GPS Insight app once you have it installed. The link on the left side will take you directly to the App Store where you can download the free app.

    If you did not note the username and password you need for the GPS Insight app to function properly when you were logged into the Software Server, please log in again to obtain that information.

    If you need any assistance installing the GPS Insight app on your cell phone, please stop by the ITS Help Desk in person in the Harris Center Innovation Zone. 


Lancaster Loop Schedule

Friday Evening

TIMES: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, repeating approximately every 40 minutes

Stops on this route:

College Avenue (raised walkway)

Park City Mall (new location- Kohl's entrance)

Downtown Lancaster (across from Prince St. Cafe)

College Avenue (raised walkway) 


  • Queen Street/Orange Street

    Spyro Gyros

    Fractured Prune

    Ric's Bread
    Ad Lib Cafe
    Nino's (Pizzeria)
    Dunkin Donuts
    Muffin Street
    Cultural History Museum
    Citizen's Bank
    Bank of America
    Fulton Bank
    Convention Center


  • Prince Street- Fulton Opera House List



    Gallery Row
    Fulton Opera House
    Prince Street Cafe
    Cocina Mexicana
    Carmen & David's 

    The Souvlaki Boys
    The Shops at Hager 


Saturday Morning 

TIMES: 10:00am - 3pm, repeating approximately every 40 minutes

Stops on this route:

College Avenue (raised walkway)

Downtown Lancaster (across from Prince St. Cafe)

Giant/ Walmart

College Avenue (raised walkway) 


  • Duke Street/ Chestnut Street

    Square One Coffee


  • Hawthorne Center



    Five Below

    Holiday Hair

    Celebrations Party Store

    Ruby Tuesday


Saturday Evening

TIMES: 6:00pm - 11:30pm, repeating approximately every 30 minutes

Stops on this route:

College Avenue (raised walkway)

Manor Shopping Center

Downtown Lancaster (across from Prince St. Cafe)

Entertainment Option **

College Avenue (raised walkway) 


  • **Entertainment Option Weekly Schedule

    Dates: 8/29; 9/26; 10/31; 12/5  --  Tanger Outlets pick up on campus at 7:00pm; pick up from Tanger at 9:00pm

    Dates: 9/5; 10/3; 11/7; 12/12  --  Overlook Town Center (may want to call and make a reservation at the restaurants below - they tend to be very busy!)

    • Buffalo Wild Wings
    • Chipotle
    • Noodles
    • Tom and Chee Restaurant

    Dates: 9/12; 10/17; 11/14  --  Bowling: Rocky Springs Entertainment Center

    Dates: 9/19; 10/24; 11/21  --  Park City Mall (new location - Kohl's entrance) 

    (Fall and Thanksgiving Break: will not run 10/10 and 11/28)

  • Manor Shopping Center List

    Regal Cinemas
    Ruby Tuesday
    Luciano's Pizza
    CVS Pharmacy
    Royal Nail Salon
    Blockbuster Video
    Oletowne Jewelers
    Dollar Store
    Holiday Hair
    Ginmiya Japanese Steakhouse
    Chinese Restaurant
    Payless Shoe Store
    Guitar Center
    Fulton Bank


Things to do in Lancaster

Park City Mall

The mall is located at the intersection of U.S. Route 30 and Harrisburg Pike, not far from campus! To view the full list of stores and restaurants, click here for the full Park City Mall website.

Visit the Mall website