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 the departure date. Cash and check, only. Checks may be made out to SUNY Oswego Orientation. 

This transportation 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 8:30 am to 4 pm - 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 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 

DateDeparture TimeDeparture LocationArrival LocationBreak
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

TypeCost
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

Need a ride home after the semester?

Here are the details to help you plan your trip!

Updated 5/20/2019


5/18/19 Saturday

CarrierLeave Oswego atReach Syracuse (RTC) byLeave Syracuse (RTC) atReach New York by
Centro 8:00 AM 9:50 AM
Amtrak 11:23 AM 6:35 PM
Amtrak 11:23 AM 7:00 PM
Centro 10:40 AM 12:30 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
12:45 PM 6:45 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
3:15 PM 7:50 PM
Amtrak 3:18 PM 9:58 PM
Greyhound/
Trailways
5:05 PM 10:15 PM
Centro 4:00 PM 5:50 PM
Megabus 6:30 PM 11:50 PM


Notes:

  • The 8:58 AM Centro Bus does NOT leave from the campus. Meet the bus at 1st and Bridge Street.  The 8:00 AM Blue Route becomes route 2D. It stops at the Downtown location at 8:20 AM.
  • 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