Travel by Bus or Rail

The Ithaca Bus Terminal is located at 710 W. State Street and N. Fulton Street and is less than 10 minutes driving distance from Ithaca College. The Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport is located on Brown Road and Warren Road. Below is contact information for the transportation you plan to use.

  • Greyhound Bus Lines (800-229-9424)
  • Shortline Bus (800-631-8405)
  • New York Trailways (800-225-6815)
  • Swarthout Coaches (800-772-7267), (607-257-2660)
  • Cornell University- express bus service from campus to campus (607-255-4628)
  • Big Red Bullet - a bus service to/from NYC (
  • Amtrak’s Syracuse Station (800-872-7245)

Travel by Air

Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport is 15 minutes driving distance from Ithaca College and serviced by these airlines:


Local taxi service is operated by Ithaca Dispatch, 1-888-321-1149 or 607-277-7777

Ithaca Airline Limousine (607-273-3030) will also pick up from Amtrak in Syracuse and the airport.

Where Should my Family Stay While in Ithaca?

Families who wish to accompany participants to Ithaca are encouraged to stay at the Country Inn & Suites where a block of rooms has been reserved at a reduced rate of $139 per night. Call the front desk to make your reservation and reference Ithaca College's "Summer College for High School Students" to receive the special rate. Reservations must be made by May 22 in order to receive the discounted rate. Please reference the following codes:

June 22 - 24          SUMM19
June 27 - July I     ICSUMM
July 18 - 19           ICSU19

Country Inn & Suites Ithaca
1100 Danby Road (Route 96B)
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 256-1100

How Do I Find out About Ithaca College and the Town of Ithaca?

To find out about Ithaca College and the surrounding area please peruse the following informative websites:

About Ithaca College

About Ithaca, NY.  

The Ithaca Guide is the Ithaca College information guide to Ithaca, NY. Get information on anything from apartments, banks, transportation, and where to eat!

For an Ithaca College campus tour.

Ithaca College Campus Map.