Holiday Bus trips offered by Parent and Family Relations

Bus Trips

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, 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 Thanksgiving bus trips will depart on Wednesday, November 25th and return on Sunday, November 29th.  Tickets will go on sale here on August 24, 2015.

Departure Schedule for November 25:

  • Houston buses will board at 7:30AM and depart at 8:00AM
  • Dallas/Fort Worth, San Antonio/Austin, and El Paso buses will board at 8:30AM and depart at 9:00AM

Return Schedule for November 29:

  • Houston - 8:00AM
  • Dallas/Fort Worth - 9:30AM
  • Austin - 8:30AM
  • San Antonio - 10:00AM (approximate time; buses are coming from Austin)
  • El Paso - 9:00AM Mountain Time

Please note the following:

  • Students will board the buses as they arrive--names will be checked off as students board.
  • Having your e-ticket handy will facilitate the boarding process.
  • Please arrive at the boarding time and not earlier.
  • Buses will depart ON TIME.
  • Tickets are non-refundable

For pricing, drop-off addresses and maps, and to purchase tickets, visit BreakShuttle's Texas Tech page.  Click on the trip you are interested in to view details.


Semester Break Trip:

The Semester Break bus trips will depart on Thursday, December 10th and return on Sunday, January 17th.  Tickets will go on sale here in October 2015.

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