Colgate offers multiple options to get you home to rest and recharge during school breaks.


Summer Break Transportation 2022

The Colgate Cruiser (operated by First Transit) is providing summer break transportation to the Syracuse Airport and Train Station (which serves Greyhound, Megabus, and Trailways Bus Lines). In order to better accommodate all students’ travel schedules, the Cruiser will be running continuous loops to and from Colgate and the Syracuse transportation hubs. Loop times can be found on the Google Form reservation documents below.


Friday, May 13, and Saturday, May 14

Pick up locations: Frank Dining Hall, Donovan’s Pub, or the Class of ’65 Arena
Drop off Locations: Syracuse Airport and Train Station





Reservations and Payment

Departure reservation and payment deadline: must be made prior to 5 pm on May 11

Payment can be made by calling 315-228-4287.


5/13 Departures Google Form

5/14 Departures Google Form


Please contact First Transit at 315-228-4287 or if you have any questions.

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Megabus offers trips from campus to Port Authority in New York City for academic breaks. 

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My Bus Home

My Bus Home is an affordable bus transportation with pick-up and drop-off on campus.  Service runs to various areas around New England and the mid-Atlantic regions.

Pick-up Location

Lally Lane in front of the James C. Colgate Student Union


Pricing per trip depends on the destination and the number of students who register. A 1-way fare is half the price of a round trip.

Fare Policy

A minimum of 30 riders are required per trip, you will be notified before the trip deadline if there are not enough students for a bus.

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