Break Transportation

Shuttle Service to the Regional Transportation Center & Hancock International Airport

Need to get home for one of the college's breaks and don't have a ride? The Orientation Office offers a convenient shuttle service to and from the Regional Transportation Center and Hancock International Airport, in Syracuse for Fall Break, Thanksgiving Break, Winter Recess (return trips only), and Spring Break.  

Reservations must be made and paid for in advance. Call (315) 312-5522, email orient@oswego.edu, or visit our office in 145 Marano Campus Center (The Compass) to reserve your space!

Shuttle Rates

One-Way $10
Round-Trip $20

Shuttle fare must be paid prior to departure date. Cash and check, only. Checks may be made out to SUNY Oswego Orientation. 

Winter Break Return Shuttle Schedule

January 27, 2019

Leaving Syracuse Airport Leaving Syracuse Regional Transporation Center
5:00 PM 5:30 PM
8:00 PM 8:30 PM

Spring Break Shuttle Schedule

March 15, 2019 (Departing Shuttle) from SUNY Oswego, Marano Campus Center Bus Loop

Depart MCC Arrive at Syracuse Airport Arrive at Syracuse Regional Transporation Center
12:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:15 PM
2:30 PM 3:30 PM 3:45 PM

March 24, 2019 (Return Shuttle)

Leaving Syracuse Airport Leaving Syracuse Regional Transporation Center Estimated Return to Campus
2:00 PM 2:30 PM 3:30 PM
5:00 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM
8:00 PM 8:30 PM

9:30 PM

Easter Weekend Shuttle Schedule

April 18, 2019 (Departing Shuttle) from SUNY Oswego, Marano Campus Center Bus Loop

Depart MCC Arrive at Syracuse Airport Arrive at Syracuse Regional Transporation Center
12:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:15 PM
3:00 PM 4:00 PM 4:30 PM

April 21, 2019 (Return Shuttle)

Leaving Syracuse Airport Leaving Syracuse Regional Transporation Center Estimated Return to Campus
2:00 PM 2:30 PM 3:30 PM
5:00 PM 5:30 PM 6:30 PM
8:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:30 PM

This transportiation is on a first-come/first-served basis. You may purchase your pass at the Compass, 145 Marano Campus Center OR call or email our office. Our hours to sign up and make payment for the Shuttle service will be available from 8:30am to 4pm - Monday - Friday.  You can ride on a SPACE AVAILABLE basis the day of services (must provide Oswego student ID number).

Phone: (315) 312-5522 | Email: Orient@oswego.edu

College Express

In addition, College Express is offers service from SUNY Oswego to NJ, NYC, Queens and Long Island.  More information is available at http://www.collegeexpressbus.com or at 631.588.7433.  

College Express Bus 2018 - 2019 Schedule 

Date Depeature Time Depeature Location Arrival Location Break
11/20/18 5:15 pm Marano Campus Center Various Thanksgiving
11/21/18 10 am  Marano Campus Center Various  Thanksgiving
11/25/18 Various Various Marano Campus Center Thanksgiving
12/14/18 5:15 pm Marano Campus Center Various Winter Recess
1/27/19 Various 6:15 pm Marano Campus Center Winter Recess
3/15/19 5:15 pm Marano Campus Center Various  Spring Break
3/24/19 Various  Various Marano Campus Center Spring Break

Where the schedule indicates Various, the time is dependent on where you schedule your pick-up. Please refer to the College Express Bus website and schedule for more information. 

Please note: SUNY Oswego does not sell tickets for this bus. You must purchase them with College Express Bus, which can be done online. 

Fares for SUNY Oswego Student Riders

Type Cost
One Way $94
Round Trip $162
Walk On $104

Each passenger may bring a carry-on bag and (1) bag, which is stored under the bus. Additional/large pieces of luggage carry a $10 package charge.

Reservations can be made at https://secure.northforkexpress.com/collegeexpress/reservation.aspx - please input your travel dates

Winter Break Transportation

Not sure how you will get back?

Here are details to help you plan your trip!

Updated 1/21/19

 

1/27/19 Sunday

Carrier Leave New York At Reach Syracuse By Leave Syracuse at Reach Oswego by
Centro

10:50 AM 12:35 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
7:00 AM 11:45 AM
Amtrak 7:15 AM 12:43 PM
Centro 1:30 PM 3:15 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
9:00 AM 1:35 PM
MegaBus 9:30 AM 3:00 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
10:00 AM 2:40 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
11:00 AM 4:15 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
11:30 AM 4:50 PM
College Express 12:00 PM

6:15 PM

Break Shuttle 5:00 PM 6:30 PM
Amtrak 1:20 PM 6:44 PM
Centro 6:50 PM 8:35 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
2:00 PM 7:10 PM
Break Shuttle 8:00 PM 9:30 PM

Notes:

  • Trailways routes use Greyhound as the bus provider.
  • Greyhound will be changing routes based on how busy they will get. Please check with https://www.greyhound.com/ for the latest schedules. This means that routes listed here may not be available. But Greyhound may add more routes that will also not be listed.

Travel Planning Tools

Here are some additional links below that may assist you in your travel planning.

Centro bus service runs regular routes Oswego to Syracuse (via Fulton and Phoenix) and the Regional Transportation Center in Syracuse, which connects with air, rail and bus transportation.  

You can also reserve a Zipcar.

The Regional Transportation Center hosts bus service from Greyhound and Trailways (1.800.858.8555), who both offer student discounts. Amtrak also runs trains Regional Transportation Center in Syracuse. Schedules, tickets and information can be accessed at www.amtrak.com or at 1.800.USA.RAIL (1.800.872.7245). Amtrak offers student fares and other discounts.

If you're considering flying in for a visit, the following airlines provide service to Hancock International Airport in Syracuse.

-          Air Canada (Air Georgia): 1.888.247.2262

-          Allegiant: 1.702.505.8888

-          American Airlines/American Eagle: 1.800.433.7300

-          Delta Airlines: 1.800.221.1212

-          JetBlue Airways: 1.800.538.2583

-          United Airlines: 1.800.241.6522