***Effective, Monday, March 29, 2021, the LIRR introduced new Weekday schedules for the Hempstead and Mineola Train Service.***
Monday through Friday: The Mineola train shuttles leave from the Hofstra Information Center bus stop at designated times, Nonstop to the Mineola train station.
*NOTE: ALL Mineola passenger pick-ups and drop-offs will be at the MTA bus stop on the eastbound side (south) of the Mineola train station between 4th and 5th avenues (behind the parking garage).*
Please arrive at the bus stop at least five minutes before the scheduled time.
We are pleased to announce an expansion of our shuttle service for students – the Night Shuttle.
The shuttle will run through the neighborhoods surrounding Hofstra during the overnight hours, from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m., traveling from various points on North and South campus, to local eating and entertainment establishments, and through areas of Hempstead and Uniondale where many students live. All you need to do is show the driver your Hofstra ID. The shuttle will provide students who work and study late, or who need to travel to off-campus residences and back, with regular and reliable transportation.
You will be able to track the shuttle on your smartphone or online via GPS. This tool allows you to come out when you know the shuttle is nearby. The shuttle, either a small white bus or a gray Hofstra passenger van, will run in approximately 30 minute loops and will have regular stops. Depending on the ridership, a second shuttle may be added during peak times to run every 15 minutes. If you have comments during this time, please send them through the virtual suggestion box.
Track the Hofstra Night Shuttle on your mobile device by downloading the Hofstra Mobile app and viewing the ‘Night Shuttle’ map. On a desktop computer, log into the portal and click the 'Night Shuttle' icon in My Apps.
For questions during shuttle service times, call 516-463-7878.
|Hofstra Information Center/Public Safety
Approx. on the hour and half-hour
|Estabrook Hall (East lot)|
|Stuyvesant Hall (north lot)|
|Westbury Blvd. and Lawrence St north side (Robelan Inc.)|
|Fairview and Gertrude St. stop sign|
|Meadowbrook Rd. south of Fulton Ave. (Brothers Auto)|
|Front St. (Hempstead Park Nursing Home)|
|California Ave. south of Front St. (New Apostolic Church)|
|Midwood St. and Greengrove Ave. (stop sign)|
|Uniondale Ave. south of Front St. (gas station)|
|Braxton St. at Uniondale Ave.|
|Manor Pkwy and Tulsa St. (stop sign)|
|McKenna Pl. (McDonalds)|
|Back to Hofstra Information Center|