Getting Here


BY CAR

From the Ithaca Country Inn and Suites

Turn left and head north on Danby Road (NYS Route 96B). Follow Danby Road for approximately one mile. The campus will be on your right.


From the Holiday Inn Ithaca

Head south on South Cayuga Street towards Clinton Street. Turn left on East Clinton Street. East Clinton curves slightly to the left and becomes Prospect Street. Continue one block on Prospect Street to the stop sign at its end. Turn right onto South Aurora Street (NYS Route 96B). Follow 96B for approximately one mile. The campus will be on your left.


From the New York City Area

From Harriman, NY, follow NYS Route 17 (soon to be I-86) west to Binghamton. At Binghamton, take I-81 north to exit 8 at Whitney Point. Follow NYS Route 79 west into Ithaca. After a stop sign, you’ll drive down a long hill into downtown. When you reach the bottom of the hill, keep going straight ahead; do not bear right to continue on 79 west. At the T-intersection, across from the beginning of the pedestrian mall called the Ithaca Commons, turn left onto Aurora Street (NYS Route 96B). Follow 96B south (uphill) for a little more than one mile. The campus will be on your left.


From Albany and New England


Follow the New York State Thruway (I-90) west to I-88 (exit 25A). Take I-88 south and west to Bainbridge (exit 8). From Bainbridge, follow NYS Route 206 west to Whitney Point, where you will pick up NYS Route 79 west to Ithaca. In Ithaca, after a stop sign, you’ll drive down a long hill into downtown. When you reach the bottom of the hill, keep going straight ahead; do not bear right to continue on 79 west. At the T-intersection, across from the beginning of the pedestrian mall called the Ithaca Commons, turn left onto Aurora Street (NYS Route 96B). Follow 96B south (uphill) for a little more than one mile. The campus will be on your left.

From Rochester and Buffalo

Follow the New York State Thruway (I-90) east to exit 41 at Waterloo. (Do not follow the signs at exit 42 that direct you to Ithaca via Geneva.) At exit 41, after the toll booth, turn right onto NYS Route 414 south, then left at the red light onto NYS Route 318 east. Follow Route 318 east for just over four miles. At the T-intersection, turn left, then make a quick right onto NYS Route 89 south to Ithaca. In Ithaca, pick up NYS Route 13 south. After passing Green Street (NYS Route 79 east) on the left, move into the far left lane on Route 13 and go straight at the traffic light onto Clinton Street (NYS Route 96B). After you cross Cayuga Street in downtown Ithaca, East Clinton Street curves slightly to the left and becomes Prospect Street. Continue one block on Prospect Street to the stop sign at its end. Turn right onto Aurora Street (still 96B) and continue for approximately one mile. The campus will be on your left.

From Syracuse and Points North

Follow I-81 south to Cortland (exit 12). Take Route 281 south to Route 13 south to Ithaca. In Ithaca, after passing Green Street (NYS Route 79 east) on the left, move into the far left lane and go straight at the traffic light onto Clinton Street (NYS Route 96B). After you cross Cayuga Street in downtown Ithaca, East Clinton Street curves slightly to the left and becomes Prospect Street. Continue one block on Prospect Street to the stop sign at its end. Turn right onto Aurora Street (still 96B) and continue for approximately one mile. The campus will be on your left.

Ithaca College Main Entrance

BY AIR

The Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport is approximately 20 minutes from campus. Delta, US Airways, and United Airlines offer service to and from Detroit, Philadelphia, and Newark respectively.

BY BUS

The Ithaca Bus Station is located at 710 West State and is approximately 10 minutes from campus by car or taxi cab. Shortline, Greyhound, and Trailways offer regional service to and from Ithaca.