Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport is approximately 10 minutes’ drive from campus (seven miles). American Airlines, United, and Delta Airlines provide direct or connecting flights throughout the United States.
Syracuse Hancock International Airport is approximately one hour and fifteen minutes’ drive (65 miles) from Ithaca College and is served by seven airlines.
Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit (TCAT) serves Ithaca College on the hour and the half hour. Buses stop near the entrance to campus, at the Towers, and at Park hall and have connecting routes throughout the city as well as to Cornell University, the Greyhound bus terminal, Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca, the Shops at Ithaca mall, and the airport.
College-subsidized bus passes may be purchases at the campus store.
College Express offers bus service between Ithaca and New Jersey/New York City/Queens/Long Island on the weekends and during breaks.
Greyhound Lines offers daily bus service to New York City and many major cities in the Northeast.
ShortLine’s Ithaca Platinum Express has nine daily schedules to New York City and four daily to Westchester, Long island, Queens, and the Hudson Valley for $50 one way.
Campus-to-Campus (C2C) express bus service provides transportation between Cornell University’s New York City and Ithaca campuses. C2C operates seven days a week, years round.
Cars and Ride Sharing
Ithaca Carshare is a community membership service offering 24/7 access to fuel-efficient cars, a minivan, and a pickup truck.
Finger Lakes Rideshare helps you offer or request rides for commutes, road trips, and popular events. If you have a car, offer rides. If you don’t have a car, find rides where you need to go.
Syracuse (approximately 60 miles away) is the city nearest Ithaca that offers train service.