Parking & Transportation

Transportation to Wake Downtown

Students are able to travel between Reynolda Campus and Wake Downtown using the University’s Shuttle system. Wake Downtown Shuttles will run Monday through Friday from 7:25 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., and will leave Benson Circle (Lot C) every 15 minutes on the following schedule: xx:10, xx:25, xx:40, xx:55. On Saturday and Sunday, service runs from 10:00 a.m.-6:25.p.m. on the following schedule: Benson departure xx:10, xx:40, Downtown departure: xx:25, xx:55. Download the Transloc app for your phone so that you can be up-to-date with shuttle schedules and routes. Additional information can be found here.

The average travel time is 15 minutes. Students should set aside 30 minutes between the end of one class and the beginning of another when traveling between the two locations. After-hours shuttles will be available on demand as well.

Need to travel to a Wake Forest Baptist Health location? Their shuttle schedule can be found here.

Parking Policy for students at Wake Downtown

On-site parking may be granted in the P8 South Lot on research parkway to select undergraduate students. Those students who are living-off campus and have a majority of their classes at Wake Downtown are eligible to apply. 


Wake Downtown Parking Map

Downtown Parking