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Temporary Detour: Purple Line Construction on Campus Dr at College Park-UMD Station, April 20

Advisory Effective: 4/20/20 - 9/20/20


Monday, April 20, 2020 | Until further notice 

Routes Affected: 83, 83X, 86, C8, F6, J4 

Routes 83 and 86 will temporarily detour due to construction on Campus Dr at College Park-UMD station for approximately 5 months. The 83X, C8, F6, and J4 routes are not in operation due to covid-19 reduced service. During construction routes 83, 86, C8, J4, as well as Shuttle UM 104, and TheBus 17 will use the bus loop on the west side of the station. More bus loop construction information may be found here. Customers are encouraged to plan ahead and allow additional travel time. 
 
Street Closure  

  • Campus Dr underneath CSX railroad tracks at College Park-UMD station  

The following routes will detour: 

83 College Park northbound toward Cherry Hill  
86 College Park northbound toward Calverton 

  • Buses begin detouring on Calvert Rd at Baltimore Ave, resuming regular route on Baltimore Ave at Hartwick Rd. Customers may board/exit buses from College Park-UMD station at the T8 bus stop in front of the escalator. 

 83X College Park northbound toward Cherry Hill 

  • No Detour 

83, 86 College Park southbound toward Rhode Island Ave 
83X College Park southbound toward College Park-UMD station 

  • Buses begin detouring on Baltimore Ave at Campus Dr, resuming regular route on Baltimore Ave at Guilford Rd. Customers may board/exit buses from College Park-UMD station at the T8 bus stop in front of the escalator. 

C8 College Park-White Flint eastbound toward College Park-UMD station  
J4 College Park-Bethesda eastbound toward College Park-UMD station 

  • Buses begin detouring on Campus Dr at Baltimore Ave, ending service at the T9 bus stop adjacent to the station escalator at College Park-UMD station.
 
C8 College Park-White Flint westbound toward White Flint 
J4 College Park-Bethesda Limited westbound toward Bethesda

  • Buses begin service from the T9 bus stop at College Park-UMD station, resuming regular route on Campus Dr at Regents Dr. 

F6 New Carrollton-Fort Totten eastbound toward New Carrollton 

  • Buses begin detouring on Adelphi Rd at Belcrest Rd, resuming regular route on River Rd at the American Physics Building. Customers may board/exit buses at the T1 bus stop on River Rd at College Park-UMD station. 
F6 New Carrollton-Fort Totten westbound toward Fort Totten  

  • Buses begin detouring from the T6 bus stop at College Park-UMD station, resuming regular route on Belcrest Rd at Adelphi Rd. 
Please note the above changes are temporary and will not reflect in busETA and other third-party applications.