Public transportation in Stephenville is limited. Students in the past have relied on bicycles and/or their own two feet to get around. Obviously, this makes living on or close to campus essential if you wish to do anything in an efficient manner.
For those who may decided to ride a bicycle, please be careful when riding around Stephenville, as motororists are not always aware of bicyclists or pedestrians. Below you will find a list of the public transportation options available for your use.
City and Rural Rides (C.A.R.R.)
C.A.R.R. is a government-subsidized transportation service in Stephenville. You can call for a ride anywhere in the Stephenville area, and it will cost you $1.00 each way. Our students have been using the service since Spring 2008 and we've been hearing good things. CARR only runs Monday-Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm, and they recommend that you schedule rides a day in advance. CARR also provides transportation outside of Stephenville, most importantly, to DFW Airport.
During the semester, the International Office will provide a shuttle every other week to take students to Wal-Mart and other shopping areas. Emails will be sent out to inform students of the days and times the shuttle will be operating.
|Regular Fare||$1.00 per each one-way trip.|
The Airport Service
Pat Kelly, owner
- This locally run company provides door-to-gate airport shuttle service. After providing them with your flight information, they will pick you up at your place of residence and drive you directly to your gate for a charge of $105.00 per person per trip; each additional person costs $10.00. For the same rates, they will also pick you up from the airport and bring you back to Stephenville.
- These prices are specific to Stephenville. If you would like to use this service from another town, then make sure to call for pricing.
During the Fall and Spring semesters, International Programs provides a shopping shuttle service every two weeks to take students to shopping areas around campus. Emails and social media updates will be sent out announcing the shopping shuttle dates.
Free Ride Program
International Programs offers interested international students with the opportunity of loaning a bicycle for transportation when they arrive on campus. If you would like to loan a bike for the semester, contact Carlos Figueroa at (254) 968 9545.