Free HRT Passes Available to Shipbuilders

Published June 29, 2021

Newport News Shipbuilding is providing Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) GoPass365 passes to employees on a first-come, first-served basis at no cost. They can be used on all HRT services, including Tide light rail, bus, ferry, VB Wave and the MAX until

Sept. 30, 2021. These non-transferable passes are for NNS employee use only.

Typically, passes are good for one year, however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, initial 2021-2022 passes will be temporary until the annual passes arrive at a later date.

Employees interested in a temporary pass should complete the waiver form ( and bring a hardcopy with them to one of the following locations between 9-11 a.m. or 2-4 p.m. this week.

  • Monday, June 28: Tradewinds Café (south side of Bldg. 64)
  • Tuesday, June 29: Carrier Café (Bldg. 1744)
  • Wednesday, June 30: Applebee’s (Bldg. 227)

Second and third shift employees unable to pick up passes at the times listed above can arrange to have a representative from first shift pick up their pass on their behalf or should email [email protected].