Transportation

News and Announcements

Bus stop information was emailed on Monday, August 28, 2017.  To view bus route infomation click here.

Registration for 2017-2018 Bus Service is CLOSED

The deadline for registering for bus service: Friday, July 7, 2017.

In order to best serve the needs of the District and families, bus routes will be developed after Friday, July 7, 2017 deadline. Routes will be determined based on the locations of families needing bus service. Please keep monitoring your email for further updates. Bus passes will be sent to the advisers for distribution to the students during the first week of school.

School Bus Information

AM and PM Bus Routes
New Trier's morning bus routes pick up students in all grade levels, stopping first at the Northfield Campus and then proceeding to the Winnetka Campus.  In the afternoon, buses leave the Northfield Campus to take students directly home and then proceed to the Winnetka Campus to pick up students and take them home. 

Students are dismissed at 3:05 p.m. at the Northfield Campus and 3:25 p.m. at the Winnetka Campus. Northfield Campus buses depart at 3:15 p.m., and Winnetka Campus buses depart between 3:45-4:00 p.m. Costs for the different bus service options are listed at the end of this letter.

Activity Buses
Students who participate in after-school activities may use the activity buses at both campuses to take them home.  The activity bus service is available only for students who purchase either the round-trip or the one-way PM-only bus service. 

Daily Activity Bus Schedule

Leave Northfield    Leave Winnetka
4:00 pm                4:30 pm
5:00 pm                5:30 pm
6:00 pm                6:30 pm

Free Shuttle Buses
The District, through Alltown, operates a free daily shuttle bus service between campuses.  Students who walk or are dropped off at either campus can take the shuttle bus to the other campus. Schedules for the daily shuttle can be found on this page.

Transportation Refund Requests (2017-2018 School Year)

If you have purchased full year transportation:

  • Last day to request a full refund- September 12, 2017
  • Last day to request a 75% refund- October 13, 2017
  • Last day to request a 50% refund- December 15, 2017
  • Last day to request a 25% refund- March 9, 2018

If you have purchased transportation service for the first semester:

  • Last day to request a full refund- September 12, 2017
  • Last day to request a 50% refund- October 13, 2017
  • Last day to request a 25% refund- November 10, 2017

PACE Bus Services  http://www.ventrachicago.com

Pace Transit Information
Shuttle Schedile
Special Bus Schedule