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You can also refer to our PDF icon Student Travel Guide (PDF) for 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 during Winter and Spring Breaks to help ease your travel concerns. At the Regional Transportation Center, you will find many options to get home for break plus there are many flights in and out of Syracuse on a daily basis. 

Winter Break Shuttle Campus Departure/Return

Shuttles will be departing from RTC or the airport on Sunday, January 22nd 12:30pm, 3pm, 5:30pm and 8pm

Spring Break Shuttle Campus Departure/Return

Shuttles will be departing from Marano Campus Center on Friday, March 10th 12pm, 3pm and 5pm

Shuttles will be departing from RTC or the airport on Sunday, March 19th 3pm, 5pm and 8pm

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.

The fee is $8 one way, and $15 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 2016-2017 academic year is as follows:

Southbound to Great NYC Area
 December 16th Winter Recess 
 March 10th Spring Break

Northbound from Greater NYC area
 January 22nd Winter Recess
 March 19th Spring Break

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