Colgate provides a free shuttle service around Hamilton and the university campus, open to students and the public.


Please note that the First Transit contact email has changed. For any requests or concerns going forward, please email If you have not received a timely response, please reach out to as soon as possible with your request. 

Break Schedule

  • Regularly scheduled Cruiser routes will stop operation at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 10.
  • The Summer Break cruiser route will operate beginning on 5/11. Please note that break-time cruisers run only on Tuesday and Friday.
  • Regularly scheduled Cruiser routes will resume at 1 p.m. on Sunday, August 25. 

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Changes to Cruiser Mobile App

Riders of the Colgate Cruiser can download the TransLoc app to track the Cruiser in real-time:

Any delays or disruptions in service are posted as a service alert in TransLoc. Please find instructions on how to access these alerts here.