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Planning for Break

Listed below are the five options for bus transportation leaving for and returning from each break. Please remember that when using any type of mass transportation, customers should recognize that delays occasionally occur and plan accordingly. Taxis and car services are also an option: for more information please see Taxis and Car Services.


Bus Transportation Options

1. RTS: Geneseo to Rochester Service

The Geneseo Off Campus Weekend Service is a valuable, free (with college ID) way to get to the Greater Rochester International Airport, Trailways Bus Terminal or Amtrak Station. No advance sign up is required as this is part of the regular route. Always refer to most up to date Geneseo Off Campus Weekend Services. Please remember, this is not always an option as this service does not run during the regular business week and on certain weekends. To make sure this is a viable option when you need it, please refer to our Bus Schedules page for a list of important service dates outlining when service is and is not available.

2. RTS: Break Shuttle

This shuttle is free of cost with college ID, but space is limited so advance sign up through Parking & Transportation is required through RTS Break Shuttle Sign Up Google Form. Stops are made at the Greater Rochester International Airport, the Trailways Bus Terminal and the Amtrak Station.

3. SA: Break Shuttle

This shuttle is also free of cost with college ID. Space is limited so advanced sign up through the Student Association Ticket Office is required. Stops are made at the Greater Rochester International Airport, the Trailways Bus Terminal and the Amtrak Station before and after Fall Break, Thanksgiving Break, the end of the Fall Semester, the beginning of the Spring Semester and Spring Break. There are no shuttles offered at the beginning of the Fall semester or the end of the Spring semester. For more information please see the Student Association Ticket Office at Vacation Shuttle Service.

4. College Express Bus

The College Express Bus is a service that provides buses for the various vacation breaks (Fall, Thanksgiving, Semester and Spring) to the Albany/White Plains and NYC/LI areas for Geneseo students. Service for the program is provided by College Express Bus based in East Quogue, NY. This bus leaves the MacVittie College Union at 6:00PM and makes the following stops: New Jersey, NYC Port Authority, Queens, Jericho, Brentwood, Ronkonkoma, Albany, Suffern, and White Plains. For more specific stop locations and bus information please visit the company website College Express Bus.

5. Trailways New York

Visit the Trailways website for ticket information. Buses to Rochester, Binghamton, and NYC connections are available daily. 


Break Schedules

October Break Transportation Options

Date Departs Arrives Sign Up or More Info
Thursday, October 7th 2021 3 Center St Geneseo, 6:10pm Binghamton / NYC Connections Tickets through Trailways
       
Friday, October 8th 2021 3 Center St Geneseo, 9:50am Binghamton / NYC Connections Tickets through Trailways
  College Union, noon Airport, 12:45pm; Bus & Train Stations 1:10pm Sign Up through Student Association
  College Union, 2:30pm Airport, 3:15pm; Bus & Train Stations, 3:40pm Sign Up through Student Association
  College Union, 3:35pm Airport, 4:30pm; Bus & Train Stations, 5:00pm No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services 
  College Union, 5:00pm Airport, 5:45pm; Bus & Train Stations, 6:10pm Sign Up through Student Association
  College Union, 6:00pm Albany, White Plains, NYC, Long Island areas Tickets through College Express Bus 
  3 Center St Geneseo, 6:10pm Rochester / Binghamton / NYC Connections Tickets through Trailways
  College Union, 6:15pm Bus & Train Stations, 7:38pm No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
       
Saturday, October 9th 2021 College Union, 5:30am Airport, 6:30am Break Shuttle Sign Up
  College Union, 5:30am Trailways Terminal 6:50am; Amtrak Station 7:00am Break Shuttle Sign Up
  College Union, 8:30am Airport, 9:15am; Bus & Train Stations, 9:40am Sign Up through Student Association
  College Union, 10:00am Bus & Train Stations, 11:10am No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
  College Union, 10:00am Albany, White Plains, NYC, Long Island areas Tickets through College Express Bus
  College Union, 1:45pm  Bus & Train Stations, 3:17pm No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
  College Union, 5:30pm Bus & Train Stations, 7:03pm No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
  College Union, 8:30pm Bus & Train Stations, 10:05pm No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
       
Sunday, October 10th 2021 Bus & Train Stations, 2:00pm College Union No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
  Bus & Train Stations, 5:25pm College Union No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
  Airport, 5:35pm College Union No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
  Bus & Train Stations, 8:45pm College Union No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
  Airport, 9:00pm College Union No sign up necessary, see Geneseo Weekend Services
       
Monday, October 11th 2021 Bus & Train Stations, 2:00pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Bus & Train Stations, 5:25pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Airport, 5:35pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Bus & Train Stations, 8:45pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Airport, 9:00pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Rochester / Binghamton / NYC Connections, times vary 3 Center St Geneseo Tickets through Trailways
       
Tuesday, October 12th 2021 Bus & Train Stations, 11:15am College Union Sign Up through Student Association
  Airport, 11:30am College Union Sign Up through Student Association
  Bus & Train Stations, 2:00pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Bus & Train Stations, 3:15pm College Union Sign Up through Student Association
  Airport, 3:30pm College Union Sign Up through Student Association
  Bus & Train Stations, 5:25pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Airport, 5:35pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Bus & Train Stations, 8:45pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Airport, 9:00pm College Union No sign up necessary, repeat of the Sunday Rochester Service
  Trailways Terminal, 11:00pm College Union Break Shuttle Sign Up
  Amtrak Station, 11:15pm College Union Break Shuttle Sign Up
  Airport, 11:45pm College Union Break Shuttle Sign Up
  Rochester / Binghamton / NYC Connections, times vary 3 Center St Geneseo Tickets through Trailways