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Airport: Spokane International Airport is a 25-minute drive from campus. Car rentals, taxis and bus service are available from the airport. Airlines currently serving Spokane include Alaska, Allegiant Air, American Airlines/U.S. Airways, Delta,, Horizon, Southwest and United. For more information, please visit the airport website at

Train: The Amtrak station is located at 221 W. First Ave., near downtown Spokane. Call 509.624.5144 for information.

Bus: Greyhound and Trailways bus terminals are located at 221 W. First Ave., near downtown Spokane. Call 509.624.5251 for Greyhound and 509.838.5262 for Trailways.

City Bus: Spokane Transit Authority schedules are available at the Information Desk in the HUB. This local bus line serves major areas within Spokane County. Several STA bus stops are located near the campus. Call 509.328.7433 or visit for detailed route and schedule information.

Shuttle Service: The Associated Students of Whitworth University Shuttle Service provides transportation to or from the airport, bus or train terminals and campus. The cost is $10 each way. Advance reservations are required. For heavy usage times, the registration deadline is at least two weeks in advance, so students must watch for signs and emails that include the actual deadline. Advance payment is required.

Students may book online at or call the ASWU office at 509.777.3796.

Directions to Whitworth: From Interstate 90, take the Division Street off-ramp (exit 281), then follow the Division/Ruby corridor north seven miles to Hawthorne Road (Shell Station on the right, Jack in the Box on the left). Turn left on Hawthorne and drive one-and-one-half blocks to the main university entrance, which will be on your right.

Campus Map: Campus maps are available at various stations around campus, or you can view a downloadable version at


Whitworth University Office of Alumni & Parent Relations
509.777.3772, 800.532.4668