Texas Tech University

Bus Trips

Holiday Bus trips offered by Parent and Family Relations

Thanksgiving, Semester Break, Spring Break Bus Trips

Parent and Family Relations and BreakShuttle are excited to announce bus trips to assist Texas Tech students in travelling home for Thanksgiving, Semester Break (winter only), and Spring Break. BreakShuttle is the largest break/event transportation service for colleges and universities in the country.

Charter buses will transport students to/from Lubbock for Thanksgiving, Semester Break, and Spring Break. Destinations include: Houston, Dallas/Fort Worth, and Austin/San Antonio, and El Paso (Thanksgiving Break only). Seating is based on availability and is sold on a first come, first served basis. Prices vary by destination.

The Semester Break bus trips will depart from Texas Tech on Thursday, December 15th and return on Sunday, January 15th.  

Departure times on December 15th: 

Houston - board at 7:30AM, depart at 8:00AM
D/FW, San Antonio, Austin - board at 8:30AM, depart at 9:00AM.

All buses depart from the Band Lot south of the Music Building (see map).  Please do not arrive before your boarding time.  Passengers will be checked off as they board the buses.  Have your e-Ticket from Breakshuttle printed out or on your phone.

For return times on 15th, destination locations, and pricing, please click the link below:

Register for the bus trips


Some trips may be sold out.  Visit the Message Board to post that you need to purchase/sell tickets. 



Questions about registration or anything connected to the bus trips should be directed to BreakShuttle, information@breakshuttle.com. If you have a question, leave a message at 855-620-1924 and they will return your call at their earliest convenience


Parent and Family Relations