Break transportation

You can also refer to our PDF icon Student Travel Guide 2017 - 2018for more information.

Shuttle Service to and from The Regional Transportation Center and Hancock International Airport in Syracuse

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 Rosh Hashanah Break, Thanksgiving Break, Winter Recess (return trips only), and Spring Break.   

Rosh Hashanah Break

Wednesday, September 20th: Departing campus at 2pm and 5pm 

Sunday, September 24th: Departing the airport at 5pm and 8pm; departing the transportation center at 5:30pm and 8:30p,

Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, November 21st: Departing campus at 12pm and 3pm

Wednesady, November 22nd: Departing campus at 8:30am

Sunday, November 26th: Departing the airport at 2;30pm, 5;30pm, and 8:30pm; departing the transportation center at 2pm, 6pm, and 9pm

This transportiation is on a first-come/first-served basis. You may purchase your pass at the Compass, 145 Marano Campus Center. 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).

The fee is $10 one way, and $20 round trip, cash only

In addition, College Express is now offering service from SUNY Oswego to NJ, NYC, Queens and Long Island.  More information is available at or at 631.588.7433.  Schedule for the 2017-2018 academic year is as follows:

Southbound to Great NYC Area
Wednesday, September 20th 5:15 PM
Tuesday, November 21st 5:15 PM
Friday, December 15th 5:15 PM
Friday, March 9th 5:15 PM

Northbound from Greater NYC area
Sunday, September 24th 12:00 PM
Sunday, November 26th 12:00 PM
Sunday, January 21st 12:00 PM
Sunday, March 18th 12:00 PM

Reservations can be made at - please input your travel dates

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 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