N-E Ride

  • N-E Ride College of Engineering free bus service between Lincoln and Omaha.

Free engineering shuttle between Lincoln and Omaha

Pictures of the new College of Engineering N-E Ride bus

NE-Ride Summer Shuttle Schedule

The College of Engineering is offering a limited summer NE-Ride schedule. One 11-passenger van will travel between Othmer Hall and PKI, with no additional stops. The shuttle begins May 20.

The van leaves Lincoln at 7:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. and from PKI at 9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Engineering students and employees have first priority and all rides are first come, first serve. The shuttles will return to their original schedules beginning Aug. 26, 2019.

NOTE: WiFi is available on the summer shuttles but may be limited. Excessive streaming will affect WiFi access. 

Updates / Cancellations

The N-E RIDE shuttles will not run when classes are cancelled on either the UNL or UNO campus. If a cancellation occurs in the middle of the day (due to weather, etc.), the next shuttle after the cancellation will still plan to run as possible. Check the app and this site for up-to-date information.

No Service During The Following:

FALL 2019

  • Labor Day: Sept. 2
  • Fall Break: Oct. 21-22
  • Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 27-29
  • Last day of Fall Semester: Dec. 20


  • Martin Luther King Day: Jan. 20
  • Spring Break: March 22-29
  • Last day of Spring Semester: May 8

Shuttle "lost and found"

If you think you have left an item on the shuttle, please call Jamie Meyer (Arrow Stage Lines) at 402-738-3209. 

Van Pick Up and Drop Off Locations

Vine Street between 16th and 17th streets
(The bus cut-out in front of Othmer).

Omaha - PKI
The circle drive at the main entrance of PKI

Omaha - UNMC
Emile Street, between 41st and 42nd Streets

Exit 439
South side of Hwy 370 behind Walmart