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Commuting to NIH

​Transit Subsidy Program 

NIH's Transhare Program provides a subsidy for using mass-transit including the metro, bus, and more. To apply, complete an Application (form 2705-1) and submit it to the address listed on the form.  

Rideshare Program

Share a ride to work! Take advantage of free Carpool and Vanpool matching services.

Transporta​tion Listserv 

An NIH ListServ that provides news on parking spaces, status of shuttles, commuter information, and much more.

Electronic Vehicle Parking Program

On the Bethesda campus, there are 8 electric vehicle charging stations to charge your car.

Additional Resources

Shuttle Services​​

Campus Shuttle Routes

Did you know about the Electronic Vehicle Pilot Program here at NIH? The pilot program allows NIH Commuters to 'Plug In' and 'Power Up' while they work.  NIH has installed 8 electric vehicle charging stations in 3 Multi-Level Parking (MLP) garages on the NIH Bethesda Campus. NIH Employees of electric vehicles can park and charge their vehicles at one of the following locations:

  • ACRF/Bldg. 10 Parking Garage: P2 Level and P3 Level
  • MLP-6: Lower Level
  • MLP-7: Lower Level

Once you have made your way to NIH, you can take the free shuttle service around campus  or to off-campus locations.

For a live shuttle map and up-to-date arrival and departure times, visit:  If using your mobile phone or iPhone, you should be automatically redirected to the mobile site.  Click Here for Text Only.