NIH / NCI at Frederick / Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research Shuttle Schedule

The shuttle service is available to take employees to/from the Frederick and Bethesda campuses four (4) times daily, with the first run starting from the Frederick. Check the schedule below for arrival/departure times. Passengers should note that:

  • NEW REQUIREMENT: Effective January 5, 2015, all passengers must show a PIV identification card prior to boarding shuttles to the main campus in Frederick as it will be required for entry into Fort Detrick.
  • The shuttle must leave on time; plan to be at your departure point 5-10 minutes early.
  • Inclement weather may affect service; check status by calling ahead (301-846-1091).
  • Service to NCI-Shady Grove is upon request only (301-846-1091).
  • No hazardous materials can be transported, including biological samples, radioisotopes, chemicals, and dry ice. If you need to ship hazardous materials to Frederick, go to This Link.
NCI at Frederick
Building 426
NIH
Building 45
NIH
Building 31
NIH
Building 10
NCI at Frederick
Building 426
Leave Leave Leave Leave Arrive
1 7:00 AM 8:20 AM 8:25 AM 8:30 AM 9:20 AM
2 9:55 AM 10:45 AM 10:50 AM 10:55 AM 11:55 AM
3 12:30 PM 1:20 PM 1:25 PM 1:30 PM 2:30 PM
4 3:30 PM 4:20 PM 4:25 PM 4:30 PM 5:35 PM
* revised 03/17/2008

ATRF Shuttle

The shuttle will run five times daily from the ATRF to Building 426. In addition, the shuttle will pick up passengers from Riverside 5 by appointment only. Please call the Protective Services dispatch desk at x1091 to arrange pick up.

Passengers should note that:

  • NEW REQUIREMENT: Effective January 5, 2015, all passengers must show a PIV identification card prior to boarding shuttles to the main campus in Frederick as it will be required for entry into Fort Detrick.
  • The shuttle must leave on time; plan to be at your departure point 5-10 minutes early.
  • Inclement weather may affect service; check status by calling ahead (301-846-1091).
  • No hazardous materials can be transported, including biological samples, radioisotopes, chemicals, and dry ice. If you need to ship hazardous materials to Frederick, go to This Link.
Shuttle Departure Arrival Departure Arrival
1 *ATRF .........................6:30 AM NCI at Frederick.......6:50 AM
2 NCI at Frederick........9:00 AM ATRF............................9:20 AM ATRF............................9:30 AM NCI at Frederick........9:50 AM
3 NCI at Frederick........11:00 AM ATRF............................11:20 AM ATRF............................11:30 AM NCI at Frederick........11:50 AM
4 NCI at Frederick........1:00 PM ATRF............................1:20 PM ATRF............................1:30 PM NCI at Frederick........1:50 PM
5 NCI at Frederick........3:00 PM ATRF............................3:20 PM ATRF............................3:30 PM NCI at Frederick........3:50 PM

* 6:30am shuttle by request only

Points of Departure

Location Building
NCI at Frederick Building 426, Main Entrance
*this includes the shuttle that goes to the ATRF
NIH Building 31A, Main Entrance
Building 10, South Entrance
Building 45, Main Entrance
* NCI-Shady Grove 9609 Medical Center Dr., Rockville (*by request only, 301-846-1091)

Note: Shuttle bus arrives five minutes prior to departure. Shuttle bus will depart at the exact time as posted.

Printable Shuttle Schedule [PDF]

Important Information

SPECIAL SHUTTLE - Special shuttle times may be requested using the FNLCR Special Shuttle Request Form.
Please allow 10 days for the approval process when requesting a special schedule.