Penn State Bus: College Break Bus
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Get Home for College Breaks

Starr is pleased to offer buses home for Penn State students. Read about our CLEAN CARE program to find out how we are keeping you safe and comfortable for your ride.

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Get Home for College Breaks

Starr is pleased to offer buses home for Penn State students. Read about our CLEAN CARE program to find out how we are keeping you safe and comfortable for your ride.

2021-22 Schedule

Pickup Locations at Penn State:

  • South Dorms – On McKean Road between South Residence Halls & Beaver Hall  |  See Map
  • East Dorms – Off of E Park Ave in front of Hastings Hall |  See Map


vv  Select the tab below to view and book seats for the corresponding break.

Thanksgiving Break

Important: Please use student information when booking including email, cell phone, and name so they may receive all pertinent travel information.

In New Jersey:

Hamilton, NJ

Plymouth Meeting, PA | $80 One-Way, $140 Round-Trip  

Plymouth Meeting Mall @ Dick’s – 500 W Germantown Pike  |  See Map

Fri, Nov 19, 2021 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Plymouth Meeting @ 7:45pm
Sun, Nov 28, 2021 Depart Plymouth Meeting @ 12:45pm Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 3:45pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Yardley, PA | $90 One-Way, $160 Round-Trip  

Yardley Park & Ride – Taylorsville & Woodside Rds |  See Map

Fri, Nov 19, 2021 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Yardley @ 8:30pm
Sun, Nov 28, 2021 Depart Yardley @ 12:00 Noon Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 3:30pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 3:45pm

Hamilton, NJ | $95 One-Way, $170 Round-Trip  

Hamilton Station Park & Ride – 800 Sloan Avenue, Hamilton, NJ |  See Map

Fri, Nov 19, 2021 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Hamilton @ 9:00pm
Sun, Nov 28, 2022 Depart Hamilton @ 12:00 Noon Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 3:45pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Winter Break

Important: Please use student information when booking including email, cell phone, and name so they may receive all pertinent travel information.

In New Jersey:

Hamilton, NJ

Plymouth Meeting, PA | $80 One-Way, $140 Round-Trip  

Plymouth Meeting Mall @ Dick’s – 500 W Germantown Pike  |  See Map

Fri, Dec 17, 2021 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Plymouth Meeting @ 7:45pm
Sun, Jan 9, 2022 Depart Plymouth Meeting @ 12:45pm Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 4:00pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:15pm

Yardley, PA | $90 One-Way, $160 Round-Trip  

Yardley Park & Ride – Taylorsville & Woodside Rds |  See Map

Fri, Dec 17, 2021 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Yardley @ 8:30pm
Sun, Jan 9, 2022 Depart Yardley @ 12:00pm Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 4:00pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:15pm

Hamilton, NJ | $95 One-Way, $170 Round-Trip  

Hamilton Station Park & Ride – 800 Sloan Avenue, Hamilton, NJ |  See Map

Fri, Dec 17, 2021 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Hamilton @ 9:00pm
Sun, Jan 9, 2022 Depart Hamilton @ 11:30am Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 4:00pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:15pm

Spring Break

Important: Please use student information when booking including email, cell phone, and name so they may receive all pertinent travel information.

In New Jersey:

Hamilton, NJ

Plymouth Meeting, PA | $80 One-Way, $140 Round-Trip  

Plymouth Meeting Mall @ Dick’s – 500 W Germantown Pike  |  See Map

Fri, March 4, 2022 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Plymouth Meeting @ 7:30pm
Sun, March 13, 2022 Depart Plymouth Meeting @ 12:45pm Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 4:00pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:15pm

Yardley, PA | $90 One-Way, $160 Round-Trip  

Yardley Park & Ride – Taylorsville & Woodside Rds |  See Map

Fri, March 4, 2022 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Yardley @ 8:15pm
Sun, March 13, 2022 Depart Yardley @ 12:00pm Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 4:00pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:15pm

Hamilton, NJ | $95 One-Way, $170 Round-Trip  

Hamilton Station Park & Ride – 800 Sloan Avenue, Hamilton, NJ |  See Map

Fri, March 4, 2022 Depart PSU-South Dorms @ 4:00pm

Depart PSU-East Dorms @ 4:15pm

Arrive Hamilton @ 8:45pm
Sun, March 13, 2022 Depart Hamilton @ 11:30am Arrive PSU-East Dorms @ 4:00pm

Arrive PSU-South Dorms @ 4:15pm

More about our service!

Easy, Convenient Booking
Starr uses the Rally bus platform for booking. Book your ticket, download the app, and track your bus as it picks you up!
Convenient Locations
Don’t drive to Philly or King of Prussia! Select from locations in PA’s Bucks and Montgomery counties & NJ’s Mercer and Middlesex Counties and travel right to Penn State.
Power Up!
Power outlets at every seat! Keep your devices charged and enjoy your movie for the trip.
Wi-FI
Stay connected and don’t drive up that data plan, enjoy onboard Wi-Fi 🙂
Plenty of Luggage (Laundry) Space
Plenty of room in our luggage bays for all your laundry… oops, we mean luggage.
Onboard Lavatory
Enjoy the convenience of onboard restrooms, ensuring comfort for your whole ride.
Travel With Fellow Nittany Lions!
The bus is dedicated to student travel. Hang out and meet new friends!
Easy
Hop on the bus, sit back and watch a movie, take a rest, and enjoy Wi-Fi and onboard restrooms.
Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be made 21 or more days prior to departure to receive a refund less a $10 processing fee. Cancellations 20 or less days prior to departure are non-refundable.
Changes allowed up to 48 hours prior to departure (for same break only) depending on availability
Tickets may be transferred to another student up to the time of departure at no charge. Just be sure to let us know by emailing us: [email protected]
We Are Here to Help You
For booking, payment, or technology questions, call: 855-RALLY-BUS [(855) 725-5928] or Email: [email protected]

For program, schedule, or general questions, Email: [email protected] or call: 609-587-0626 Ext 0. Ask for Sandy or Cassandra