Mount Vernon Shuttle / The Vern Express

The Vern Express provides transportation between GW's Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon campuses.

Stop Locations on the Mount Vernon Campus 

  • Pick-up: The Quad by Somers Hall
  • Drop-off: Rear of Academic Building/Soccer field & Eckles Library

Stop Locations on the Foggy Bottom Campus 

Pick-up and Drop-off: 23rd and G Streets (Funger Hall) and 2025 E Street (Red Cross Building)

2014/2014 Winter Break Schedule*

Friday, December 19, 2014

  • Midnight- 6am, departs both campuses every 30 minutes
  • 6am - 7pm, departs both campuses every 10 minutes
  • 7pm-Midnight, departs both campuses every 15 minutes

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - Friday, January 9, 2015

  • 8am -Midnight, departs both campuses every 30 minutes
  • Sunday, January 4 - Friday, January 9
  • Midnight - Midnight, departs both campuses every 15 minutes

Satruday, January 10 - Sunday, January 11

  • Midnight - 6am, departs both campuses every 30 minutes
  • 6am - 7pm, departs both campuses every 30 minutes
  • 7pm-Midnight, departs both campuses every 15 minutes

*Spring semester schedule will resume on Monday, January 12. 

Timing for One-Way Trip 

The one-way trip between the campuses on the Vern Express typically takes 10-13 minutes.

During heavy traffic conditions, especially on weekdays from 7am to 10am and 3pm to 7pm during rush hour, the one-way trip may take longer. Passengers are encouraged to plan accordingly.

Contact Troy Hawkins, GW Transportation Manager, at 202-994-5037 or tve@gwu.edu with questions, concerns or complaints.