The college provides shuttle service to and from the Buffalo airport as well as the greyhound station and Depew Amtrak train station when college residences close for vacations. The fee is $10 per trip for the shuttles listed below. Students should sign up as early as possible, but at least one week prior to arrival/departure to reserve a seat. Contact Kim Cockle at 585.567.9220 or email@example.com. If no one has signed up for a particular shuttle, it will not run.
Special shuttles are listed at the bottom of this web page
Spring Break (The deadline for special shuttle requests for this break is 5 p.m. Friday, February 14. The deadline for regularly scheduled shuttle signups is 5 p.m. Friday, February 21)
Friday, February 28: Depart campus at 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 9: Depart Buffalo at 6:00 p.m.
Easter Break (The deadline for special shuttle requests for this break is 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 2. The deadline for regularly scheduled shuttle signups is 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 9)
Wednesday, April 16: Depart campus at 6:00 p.m.
Monday, April 21: Depart Buffalo at 6:00 p.m.
End of the Semester (The deadline for special shuttle requests for the end of the semeter is by 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 22. The deadline for regularly scheduled shuttle signups is 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 29)
Tuesday, May 6: Depart campus at 6:00 p.m.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for any of these regularly scheduled shuttles.
Special shuttles cost $80 if the pickup is in Buffalo or Rochester. This cost pays for the driver's time (at minimum wage) and $.40/mile for the use of a Houghton College Fleet car. If others ride with you, you can share the cost.
To sign up or arrange for a special shuttle, please contact email@example.com. All regularly scheduled shuttles are for the Buffalo Airport unless otherwise indicated. Any special shuttle must be requested no later than one week in advance unless other deadlines apply.
Special shuttles requested for Spring Break:
- Departing Houghton for Buffalo at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, February 28
- Departing Houghton for Buffalo at 10 a.m. on Friday, February 28
- Departing Houghton for Buffalo no later than 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 28
- Departing Buffalo Airport at 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 9
Special shuttles requested for Easter Break:
- Departing Houghton at 2:30 p.m. for Buffalo on Wednesday, April 16