Five College Consortium

Important bus schedule changes between Mount Holyoke and Smith during exam week

The Seemo Shuttle express service will not doing its regular runs  Mount Holyoke and Smith during exam week. There will be one run from Mount Holyoke to Smith on Wednesday, May 4 at 1:05 p.m., and a return trip from Smith to Mount Holyoke at 4:10 p.m.

Otherwise, students are expected to take existing bus services to get to Smith and back. You can access the Route 38 schedule from Mount Holyoke to Hampshire and the Route 39 schedule from Hampshire to Smith to create your own schedule, or follow this schedule for 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. exams. 

For 9 a.m. exams at Smith:

Take the 38 from Mount Holyoke at 8:05 a.m., arriving at Hampshire at 8:20, then take the 39 from Hampshire to Smith at 8:25, arriving at 8:55.

To return, take the 39 at Smith at 11:40, arriving at Hampshire at 12:10, then take the 38 from Hampshire at 12:35, arriving at Mount Holyoke at 12:50.

For 2 p.m. exams at Smith:

Take the 38 from Mount Holyoke at 12:35, arriving at Hampshire at 12:50, then take the 39 from Hampshire at 12:50, arriving at Smith at 1:20. (The student should tell their 38 driver to let the 39 driver know to wait for the transfer.)

To return, take the 39 from Smith at 4:10, arriving at Hampshire at 4:40, then take the 38 from Hampshire at 5:05, arriving at Mount Holyoke at 5:20

Please note that Friday, May 6 is the last day for Route 39 runs until September, and that regular Route 38 runs end on Monday, May 9, with limited runs after that for Amherst College exams, and service ending for the summer beginning Sunday, May 15.