CATABUS Community Service


CATABUS Community Service consists of 14 bus routes that provide service between Downtown State College and the Penn State Campus and suburban shopping centers, apartment complexes, residential areas, governmental offices, and many other special points of interest.


Service area: If you know the general area you need to get to check the CATABUS System Map - a map showing the areas served by each route.

Schedule information: If you know what Route you need search by Route using the alphabetical listing of routes on the left. Live estimated departure times from every stop, including actual bus locations, are available via the myStop mobile app and other available mobile applications, and by visiting


Service Calendar: Both Community Service and Campus Service have two different levels of service: Full Service and Reduced Service; there are also days during the year of No Service. In general, Community Service operates on the Full-Service schedule whenever Penn State Fall and Spring Semesters are in session and then in Reduced Service the rest of the year with No Service on several of the major holidays. Check the CATABUS Service Calendar to see the specific dates for each.


Fare options: A fare is required for every one-way trip on the Community Service routes. Cash, tokens, transfers, and passes may be used for fare on any of the CATABUS Community Service routes.