Tiger Transit Service Guidelines
For Your Information
1- Drivers for Tiger Transit are professionally trained as operators for the bus transportation industry.
2- If you believe you have left behind or lost an item while using any service provided by Transportation Services, contact our lost and found to see if the item has been turned in.
3- We always welcome any comments or suggestions about your experiences using Tiger Transit.
For Your Safety
1- Allow ample time for traveling to and from class by considering traffic congestion, weather conditions, bus connections or other unforeseen delays.
2- Allow riders departing from the bus to exit before boarding.
3- After exiting the bus, use caution by allowing the bus to pull away prior to crossing the street.
4- Do not attempt to cross the street in front of the bus.
5- Unlike school buses, traffic is not required to stop for Tiger Transit buses.
6- Do not enter a street in an attempt to board after the driver has pulled away from the designated stop.
7- While riding the bus, passengers are not allowed to stand in the stairwells or ahead of the painted line at the front of the bus.
8- Passengers who are standing while riding the bus should maintain a firm and secure grip using the handrails.
9- When entering and exiting the bus, always use the handrails.
10- As per DOT regulations, the aisle of the bus must remain clear of obstacles at all times. Items that must be stored in areas which protrude into the aisle or interfere with other passengers and/or DOT regulations are not permitted on board.
Service Area and Stops
1- Tiger Transit buses travel along predetermined routes.
2- Buses are only allowed to stop at marked Tiger Transit stops.
3- Buses are not allowed to stop to pickup passengers who arrive at a Tiger Transit stop once it has begun to pull away from the stop.
4- All routes can be seen as they're in motion using ETA Spot.
Food and Drinks
1- Passengers are not allowed to consume food or drinks while on the bus.
2- While a non-alcoholic beverage may be brought on board the bus, the container must have a lid.
Alcoholic Beverages, Tobacco Products, E-Cigarettes and Vaping Devices
1- Alcoholic beverages are prohibited on all Transportation Services vehicles (buses, vans and golf carts).
2- As per Auburn University policy, the smoking of tobacco products, electronic cigarettes and vaping devices is prohibited.
Cell Phones, Radios and Media Players
1- To avoid disrupting other passengers, radios and media players cannot be played without earbuds or headphones.
2- Cell phone conversations should be held in a low voice and while using earbuds or headphones in order to avoid disrupting other passengers.
Pets are not allowed on the Tiger Transit buses. Only service animals approved under the Americans with Disabilities Act and under control of its handler are allowed on the buses.
For more additional useful information for transit safety and tips for traveling with care, please visit Travel with Care.