The Wellesley-MIT Exchange Bus provides transportation between Wellesley and MIT on weekdays for Wellesley and MIT students, faculty and staff ONLY. The Exchange Bus picks up and drops off at the Chapel, Alumnae Hall, MIT Building N52 on Massachusetts Avenue, Building 34 on Vassar Street, Kendall T Stop on Main Street, Building E40 on Amherst Street, Building 44 on Vassar Street, 77 Massachusetts Avenue (the MIT Student Center), and at the intersection of Commonwealth Avenue and Massachusetts Avenue in Boston. Click here for a map of the MIT campus.
Wellesley and MIT cross-registered students have boarding priority on the Exchange Bus. To ride the Exchange Bus, a current Wellesley College or MIT ID card is required. Guests of Wellesley students who wish to ride the Exchange Bus must present a ticket or token to the bus driver before boarding.
Current faculty and staff of Wellesley College and MIT must purchase a ticket/token/punch pass (each way) in order to ride the Exchange Bus. Faculty and staff need to show the bus driver their current id.
Tokens are for sale in the Campus Center for $3.00 each. Punch Passes (10 rides) are available at the Leaky Beaker, the Bookstore and the Housing & Transportation Dept. (PHY) for $30.00 each. There are two token machines in the Campus Center ATM area and one in the Stone-Davis laundry room. Tickets are available for purchase in LaVerde's Market in the MIT Stratton Student Center as well.