Chariot VanChariot is a microtransit company that operates shuttles on fixed routes to and from campus. Chariot allows customers to reserve a seat on a professionally driven 14-passenger vehicle for a reasonable price through the Chariot app. To celebrate the launch of the new Koreatown/Mid-City route, use the promo code UCLAFREE and enjoy two weeks of complimentary rides. After your first two weeks of riding, one-way rides cost $4 and round-trip rides cost $6.

Learn more about the benefits offered by Chariot: 

  • Book your ride and reserve your seat 45 minutes ahead of time.
  • Track your Chariot’s location and ETA with GPS tracking.
  • Ride comfortably to your destination in a Wi-Fi equipped 14-passenger Chariot.
  • All Chariots are operated by licensed, insured, and professional drivers. 

Routes and Schedules 

Koreatown/Mid-City Departure Times 

Wilshire & New Hampshire
Departure Times
Wilshire & Gramercy
Departure Times
5905 Wilshire (LACMA)
Departure Times
UCLA - Gateway Plaza
Arrival Times*
5:45 AM 5:50 AM 5:58 AM 6:18 AM 
6:10 AM 6:18 AM 6:25 AM 6:44 AM 
7:10 AM 7:16 AM 7:29 AM 8:09 AM 
8:45 AM 8:55 AM 9:05 AM9:45 AM

UCLA Gateway Plaza Departure Times

UCLA - Gateway Plaza
Departure Times
Wilshire & Stanley
Arrival Times*
Wilshire & Western
Arrival Times*
Wilshire & Vermont
Arrival Times*
3:15 PM 3:55 PM4:12 PM4:18 PM
4:30 PM5:04 PM5:21 PM5:32 PM
5:45 PM6:26 PM6:45 PM6:52 PM
6:45 PM7:25 PM7:43 PM7:49 PM

*Estimated time of arrival, however, travel times vary due to traffic.  



  • Users must have a email address to use UCLA's Koreatown route
  • All users must be at least 18 years old to use Chariot's service 
  • All payments are processed through the Chariot app 
  • All rides and passes must be purchased through the Chariot app 

Booking a Ride

  1. Download the Chariot app: Create an account with your UCLA email address, and don’t forget to verify your email after you sign up.
  2. Ride free: When you're ready to ride, use the promo code UCLAFREE in the payments tab on the app and enjoy the first two weeks on us.
  3. Book your ride: Select Koreatown-UCLA from corporate routes then select the stop that’s most convenient and reserve your seat. You can book a seat starting 45 minutes before your departure time.
  4. Enjoy the ride: Show your in-app boarding pass to the Chariot driver when you are picked up.

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UCLA Transportation
Email: | Phone: (310) 794-7433


555 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1360

Lobby Hours

Monday – Friday 7:45 a. m. to 5 p. m.