A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Airport Shuttles

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 kim.cockle@houghton.edu. If no one has signed up for a particular shuttle, it will not run.

Shuttle Schedule

Special shuttles are listed at the bottom of this web page

Spring 2014

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 kim.cockle@houghton.edu to sign up for any of these regularly scheduled shuttles.

Special 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 kim.cockle@houghton.edu. 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 Easter Break:
- Departing Buffalo at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, April 22
- Departing Buffalo at 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22

Special shuttles requested for the end of the semester:
- May 7 at 10:00 a.m. to Buffalo
- May 10 at 12:00 p.m. (at latest) to Buffalo