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Welcome to Huskie Line of Northern Illinois University!
Whether you're going to class, work, shopping, or appointments, ride Huskie Line! Your friends and classmates ride more than 250,000 times a year. We welcome you aboard!

Detours & Alerts:

  • January 13th, 2017:*ELBURN SHUTTLE* To accommodate students returning from Winter Break, Huskie Line will operate two Elburn Shuttles trips on Sunday, January 15th and Monday, January 16th. Leave times from the Elburn Train Station will be at 5:15p and 7:15p both days. Individuals interested in utilizing this service should contact the NIU Box Office at 815-753-3146 in order to purchase tickets, or purchase tickets online. Arrival and departure times are listed below. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have!

    Leaves Student Center 4:15 PM 6:15 PM
    Arrives at Elburn 5:05 PM 6:05 PM
    Leaves Elburn 5:15 PM 7:15 PM
    Arrives at Student Center 5:55 PM 7:55 PM

  • January 3rd, 2017: *BREAK SERVICE* Huskie Line will be running a Break Service schedule through Monday, January 16th, 2017. During this time the Route 7 and the Route 11 operate Monday - Sunday from 7:00a - 7:00p. Regular service will resume at 7:00a on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017. Please feel free to call our office with any questions: 815-758-6900. Have a great 2017!

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    Our office hours are between 8:00a and 4:30p Monday - Friday. In the event that you call outside of our designated office hours, please leave a voicemail, and we will return your call as soon as possible.
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