SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
Department of Police and Public Safety
Transportation and Shuttle Services
Shuttle Services to and from campus parking lots and transportation hubs are available Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, during the following hours:
- 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM
- 2:00 PM until 10:00 PM
Shuttles will depart at regular intervals from both the University Hospital (445 Lenox Road) and the Health Sciences Education building (395 Lenox Road) and make stops in a continuous loop at each of our campus parking lots and the following transportation hubs:
- Nostrand Ave. & Winthrop St. - IRT 2 & 5 Trains, B44 Bus
- Church Ave. & Nostrand Ave. - IRT 2 & 5 Trains, B35 & B44 Bus
- Church Ave. & East 18th St. - BMT B & Q Trains
There are three shuttle routes – RED, BLUE and GREEN. You will be able to see which route stops at your location.
On demand shuttle/transportation service is available during the following hours:
- 10:00 PM until 6:00 AM
- 10:00 AM until 2:00PM
Call Ext. 2626 (718-270-2626) to request on demand transportation service.
***Note*** All members of the Downstate community will be asked to tap their Downstate ID when boarding the shuttle. This information will be used to better understand and track demand for shuttle services and not employee attendance.
The Transportation Manager is Andre Sterling. His office is located at 323 Clarkson, Room 4. He can be reached at either 718-287-3584 or 718-287-3593.
Get the DoubleMap Shuttle Tracker
In order to make it easier and safer to take advantage of shuttle services, you can now download the DoubleMap Tracker App to your smart phone. DoubleMap provides the real time location and ETA of each of our shuttles, allowing you to wait in the safety of your car or the subway station, and sheltered from the elements, until the next shuttle arrives.
For complete information on how to download and use the App, read the DoubleMap App PDF »