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3 College Sophomore

Transportation: Just requires patience. Don't get in a hurry.

3 College Sophomore

Transportation: Transportation is okay. There are various options for students without cars. Many companies offer cheap rides to the AOL airport.

3 College Sophomore

Transportation: once you're on campus everything is in walking distance

4 College Freshman

Transportation: The Tiger Transit easily takes people from their apartments to classes, and some on campus students use the transit to get from one side of campus to other. Seems to work fine!

4 College Sophomore

Transportation: Extremely easy. Even have an app for the bus routes.

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For the most part, students don't have much to complain about as far as public transportation goes. They rely heavily on the Tiger Transit system that runs during the day and at night by call. However, most students still drive to destinations off campus.

Even though Auburn is a small town, a car is almost a necessity, especially if you are not from the town itself. Bikes are a popular choice for those students who do not own a car. The on-campus transit system is paid for by tuition, but unfortunately, the off-campus buses (LETA) require a fee in order to ride them.

Facts & Statistics

Best Ways to Get Around Town
  • Bike
  • Car
  • Tiger Transit
Best Ways to Get to the Airport
  • Dixie Excursions Dixie Excursions provides transportation to the Atlanta airport everyday. Call (334) 887-6294 or (800) 322-5382.
  • Express 85 Airport Shuttle

Campus ShuttleWhat's This?

Tiger Transit

Public TransitWhat's This?


(334) 749-5264 ext. 217

Nearest AirportWhat's This?

Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport

The Atlanta Airport is approximately two hours away from Auburn. It is also in the Eastern Time zone, whereas Auburn is in the Central Time zone.

(877) 285-7275

Nearest Passenger BusWhat's This?


802 Opelika Rd

(800) 231-2222

Student Polls

How convenient is the campus-provided transportation?    Based on 159 responses

  • 81% Easily accessible, runs frequently and has many pick-up locations.
  • 14% Somewhat accessible with a schedule that usually parallels class times.
  • 5% Moderately difficult to utilize, the pick-up times and locations are far and few between.
  • 0% Extremely difficult to utilize-it's not reliable nor is it convenient for a student's schedule.
  • 0% Nonexistent.

How necessary is it to have a car on campus?    Based on 159 responses

  • 4% Campus is isolated, so students rely mostly on cars to get them where they need to go.
  • 8% The shuttle/bus service often fails to meet student needs, so a car is very practical.
  • 79% Students usually walk or take the bus, but cars are nice for venturing outside the bus line.
  • 9% Cars are totally pointless. Everything you need is within walking distance.
  • 0% You can't have a car here.

Rate the cost of the following transit options    Based on 72 responses

  • Campus shuttle
  • Public transportation
  • Taxis
  • Zip cars

Rate the convenience of the following transit options    Based on 71 responses

Very convenient
  • Campus shuttle
  • Public transportation
  • Taxis
  • Zip cars

Rate the convenience of long-distance transportation to travel between home and school    Based on 71 responses

Very convenient
  • Airport
  • Passenger bus
  • Passenger train
  • Ride sharing

How easy is it to get around town?    Based on 159 responses

  • 47% Very easy.
  • 49% Fairly easy.
  • 4% Fairly difficult.
  • 0% Very difficult.
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