Regional Transportation

Several transportation providers connect Ithaca and Tompkins County to the rest of New York and beyond! Your options change depending on your destination.

Where are you going to or coming from?
New York City

Big Red Bullet – bigredbullet.com
Express | 2 times Thu, Fri, Sun | Stops at Green Street Station | Online Tickets Only

Campus-to-Campus – c2cbus.com
Express | 2-3 times Daily | Stops at Cornell | Online Tickets Only

Coach USA/Ithaca Platinum – ithacaplatinum.com
Express | 1-2 times Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station, Cornell, and Ithaca College | Online Tickets Only

Coach USA/Short Line – shortlinebus.com or (607) 272-7930
8 times Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station and Cornell

Greyhound – greyhound.com or (607) 272-7930
3 times Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station


Southeast of Ithaca (Owego, Binghamton, Scranton, Monticello)

Coach USA/Short Line – shortlinebus.com or (607) 272-7930
8 times Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station and Cornell

Destinations: Owego (3 times daily), Binghamton (connections to Albany and Southern Tier), Monticello (connections to Hudson Valley and Long Island), New York City

Greyhoundgreyhound.com or (607) 272-7930
3 times Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station

Destinations: Binghamton, Scranton (connections to Philadelphia, Baltimore, and DC), Newark, New York City


Northwest of Ithaca (Geneva, Rochester, Batavia, Buffalo)

Greyhoundgreyhound.com or (607) 272-7930
2-3 times Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station
Destinations: Geneva, Rochester, Batavia, Buffalo (connections to Western NY, Cleveland, and Toronto)


Northeast of Ithaca (Cortland and Syracuse)

Cortland Transit – way2gocortland.org/bus or (607) 758-3383
2-5 times Mon-Fri | Stops at Cornell, or Dryden and TC3

Cortland Transit offers low cost public transit service to Cornell twice daily on  Route 7, and to Dryden and TC3 five times daily on Route 6.

Trailways of New York – trailwaysny.com or (607) 272-7930
2 times Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station

Destinations: Dryden, Cortland (including SUNY), Syracuse (including Destiny USA, Amtrak, and Syracuse International)

Ithaca Airline Limousine – (855) 349-0084 or ithacaairlinelimousine.com 
48-Hour Notice Required | 8 times Daily | Door-to-Door Service
Goes to the University Hospital, Syracuse Amtrak station, and Syracuse International


Southwest of Ithaca (Horseheads, Elmira, Corning)

CTRAN (Chemung Transit) – ridectran.com or (607) 734-5211
2 times Mon-Fri | Stops at Seneca Street Station and Cornell

CTRAN offers low cost public transit service to Spencer, Van Etten, Horseheads, and Elmira twice daily on  Route 30. Connections are available in Elmira to go to Corning on Route 20.

Trailways of New Yorktrailwaysny.com or (607) 272-7930
Once Daily | Stops at Ithaca Bus Station | Elmira Only


East of Ithaca (Enfield, Mecklenburg, Burdett, Watkins Glen, Montour Falls) 

Schuyler Transit Tompkins Connection Link-Line or (607) 535-3555

5 times Mon-Fri | NEW Schuyler Route 6 connects to TCAT Route 20 at Enfield Park & Ride and TCAT Route 14 at Cayuga Medical Center.  Route 6 runs direct from Schuyler Hospital to Cayuga Medical Center. Two morning routes, one mid -day route and two afternoon routes will help connect residents to medical appointments and jobs between the two counties.

Contact

Way2Go Team
Transportation Information & Advice
info@way2go.org
607-272-2292

Last updated December 6, 2017