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Student Travel Agency

Located in Coop, we offer discounted bus tickets for daily travel to New York City, Binghamton, Utica, and other local destinations. We also offer shuttles to and from the Syracuse airport during major breaks.

Hours and Location

We are located in the O'Connor Campus Center (Coop), at the front desk of the Center for Leadership and Student Involvement (CLSI).

Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Contact Information

Phone: 315-228-6847
E-mail: travelagency@colgate.edu

Buses

Student waits for the bus with her luggageBuses from Shortline/COACH USA make four stops on campus every day.
  • Traveling north: A bus departs outside Donovan's Pub daily at 3:55 p.m. and 8 p.m. heading to the Utica bus and train station. There, students can transfer to the Amtrak train or other COACH USA buses.
  • Traveling south: A bus departs outside Donovan's Pub daily at 12:05 p.m. and 6:10 p.m. heading to the Binghamton bus station where students may transfer. The bus's final destination is the Port Authority in New York City.
Purchases made at the Travel Agency in the Coop can only be made with cash and the 'Gate Card. It is possible to purchase a ticket at the bus, but you will not receive Colgate's discounted price.

Special Holiday Travel Options

During peak travel periods we sponsor an express bus to New York City via Shortline/Coach USA as well as direct shuttle service to and from the Syracuse airport.
Fall Break 2014

Shuttle Schedule from Colgate to Syracuse Hancock International Airport:
Shuttle 1: Friday October 10, 4:00pm

Shuttle Schedule from Syracuse Hancock International Airport to Colgate:
Shuttle 2: Tuesday October 14, 6:00pm

Thanksgiving break 2014

Shuttle Schedule from Colgate to Syracuse Hancock International Airport:
Shuttle 1: Friday November 21, 12:00pm
Shuttle 2: Friday November 21, 4:00pm
Shuttle 3: Saturday November 22, 8:00am
Shuttle 4: Saturday November 22, 12:00pm

Shuttle Schedule from Syracuse Hancock International Airport to Colgate:
Shuttle 5: Saturday November 29, 4:00pm
Shuttle 6: Saturday November 29, 10:00pm
Shuttle 7: Sunday November 30, 4:00pm
Shuttle 8: Sunday November 30, 10:00pm

Winter break 2014-15

Shuttle Schedule from Colgate to Syracuse Hancock International Airport:
Shuttle 1: Friday December 19, 8:00am
Shuttle 2: Friday December 19, 12:00pm
Shuttle 3: Friday December 19, 4:00pm
Shuttle 4: Saturday December 20, 8:00am
Shuttle 5: Saturday December 20, 12:00pm

Shuttle Schedule from Syracuse Hancock International Airport to Colgate
Shuttle 6: Saturday, January 17, 2015, 4:00pm
Shuttle 7: Saturday, January 17, 2015, 10:00pm
Shuttle 8: Sunday, January 18, 2015, 4:00pm
Shuttle 9: Sunday, January 18, 2015, 10:00pm

Spring break 2015

Shuttle Schedule from Colgate to Syracuse Hancock International Airport:
Shuttle 1: Friday March 13, 12pm
Shuttle 2: Friday March 13, 4:00pm
Shuttle 3: Saturday March 14, 8:00am
Shuttle 4: Saturday March 14, 12:00pm

Shuttle Schedule from Syracuse Hancock International Airport to Colgate:
Shuttle 5: Saturday March 21, 4:00 pm
Shuttle 6: Saturday March 21, 10:00pm
Shuttle 7: Sunday March 22, 4:00pm
Shuttle 8: Sunday March 22, 10:00pm

End of 2014-15 academic year

Shuttle Schedule from Colgate to the Syracuse Hancock International Airport:
Shuttle 1: Thursday March 7, 4:00pm
Shuttle 2: Friday March 8, 12:00pm
Shuttle 3: Friday March 8, 4:00pm
Shuttle 4: Saturday March 9, 8:00am
Shuttle 5: Saturday March 9, 11:00am

Note: Students are allowed two pieces of luggage each on the end of semester shuttles, to ensure that there will be enough room for all of the students and their luggage on each shuttle bus. If a student's luggage exceeds the allowed limit, there will be an additional luggage fee of $10.


Other Travel Options

Other organizations and offices on campus support additional options for traveling to and from campus. These include taxis, Zipcar rentals, on-demand shuttles, and more. LEARN MORE