The FREE AAA Self-Driving Shuttle Pilot Program in
Downtown Las Vegas
Ride into the future on the new self-driving shuttle in Las Vegas sponsored by AAA —a FREE, one-of-a-kind pilot program open to the public, in one of the biggest tourist destinations on earth. Hop on and get an exclusive look at how self-driving vehicles could potentially change our way of travel. Thanks to innovative onboard technology, you’ll ride through eight city intersections, six traffic lights, and two stop signs, without a driver. Plus, you can hop off at select attractions in the Fremont East Entertainment District.
AAA is able to share with you this groundbreaking program through a partnership with the shuttle operator, Keolis North America, as well as the city of Las Vegas, and the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada.
Are you ready to experience the future? Hop on and enjoy a ride today!
The shuttle pilot will run through the Fremont East area of downtown Las Vegas. The main shuttle stop is at the Container Park at Fremont and 7th Street. Initially, the shuttle is testing two routes through the neighborhood. Depending on the day’s selected route, the shuttle may also stop at:
- Fremont Street Experience at Las Vegas Blvd. and Fremont St.
- The corner of 7th and Carson St.
- The Donut Bar at 6th and Carson St.
The shuttle is expected to run 11am – 6pm daily, however hours may vary.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Why is AAA sponsoring the shuttle pilot program?
For the past 100 years, AAA has been committed to the safety of Members and the public out on the road. AAA believes that autonomous technology has potential to reduce traffic accidents, most of which are caused by human error. The AAA self-driving shuttle in Las Vegas allows you to experience exciting autonomous vehicle technology firsthand and voice your opinions on the experience.
2. Who are your partners?
AAA has partnered with the city of Las Vegas, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) and Keolis North America (Keolis). A global provider of innovative transportation services, Keolis is the operator of the self-driving shuttle that is manufactured by NAVYA.
3. How many passengers are expected to ride the shuttle?
This pilot program aims to give a quarter-million free rides to Las Vegas residents and visitors. AAA will donate $1 per shuttle rider to the Las Vegas Victims’ Fund to support those affected by the October 1 tragedy—with a guarantee of a $100,000 donation.
4. Do I need to be a AAA Member to ride the shuttle?
No, you do not need to be a AAA Member to ride the shuttle.
If you are a U.S. resident, you are eligible to participate in a sweepstakes raffle for a chance to win a $500 gift card.
*Click the link below for details about the sweepstakes raffle:
Autonomous Shuttle Survey Sweepstakes Rules.pdf
All information that you provide will be kept in strict confidentiality and reported only in total with other responses.