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How to get to Running GAGG

Travel by Car

It's easy to reach Geneseo by car via Route 20A or New York State Routes 63 and 39, all of which pass through the village. New York State Thruway (U.S. 90) Exits 46 and 48 are about 20 miles north of Geneseo at Rochester and Batavia.

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From the south:

Take Route 390 North to Exit 7; Route 63/39 North (approximately 3 miles); turn left at the second traffic light onto Main Street (Route 39); see below.

From the north or east:

Take the NYS Thruway to Exit 46; Route 390 South to Exit 8; Route 20A West (approximately five miles); turn right at the third traffic light onto Main Street (Route 39); see below.

Continued Directions

Take the first left, Park Street; take it down the hill and park in I lot (after 4:30pm Friday you may also park in B lot). Walk to the MacVittie College Union, building 14 on lower campus map.

Google Maps

For a detailed set of directions, check out our link to Google Maps (Note this is a map to the Visitors Circle and not the Union for detailed on campus directions see the campus map).

Parking

Here is a map of campus Parking. The College Union is Building 14. On Friday before 4:30 PM you MUST park in I lot. After 4:30 PM on Friday parking in B lot is strongly preferred. 

Travel by Bus

All of the regional bus service to Geneseo can bee seen on Geneseo's transportation page. The Geneseo LATS Bus Service stops at both RIT and U of R campuses. There are limited stops at the bus terminal in Rochester, the train station and the airport check the schedule for the most up to date times. Also, the LATS Bus has some stops directly across the street from the Geneseo Quality Inn on 20A.

Other Travel Options

You can find links to many other area travel options here.

Accommodations

The hotel closest to the convention is the Quality Inn in Geneseo. To reserve a room call (585) 243-0500 and tell them you are with Running GAGG. The room rate should be $93.

If you are looking for a place with more character, the same distance, and excellent accomodations check out the Oak Valley Inn, they are also offering attendees a 10% discount. breakfast is included. Call 585-243-5570 to reserve.

Driving Times

  • Rochester: 30 minutes
  • Buffalo: 1 1/4 hours
  • Syracuse: 2 hours
  • Binghamton: 2 1/2 hours
  • Toronto: 3 1/2 hours
  • Albany: 4 Hours
  • Cleveland: 4 hours
  • Pittsburgh: 4 1/2 hours
  • New York City: 6 hours
  • Philadelphia: 6 hours
  • Mid-Long Island: 7 hours

Once inside the Union

From the bottom floor: Head all the way up the stairs and enter the lobby of the Union. To your right is the ballroom. Head to the Registration Desk, in the far back left corner.

From the ground floor: Head straight into the ballroom and to the Registration Desk in the back, left corner.

From the top floor: Head down either flight of stairs into the lobby and enter the ballroom. Head to the Registration Desk, in the far back left corner.