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 $20 per trip for the shuttles listed below. Students should sign up as early as possible utilizing the form on this page, 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 with further questions.

Please complete the form below to sign up for any regularly scheduled shuttles. (the form is currently off-line). 

Shuttle Schedule

Spring 2016

Beginning of the Spring Semester

Shuttle for NEW students ONLY: Sunday, January 10, 2016 departing Buffalo at 1 p.m.  

Regular shuttle for returning students: Monday, January 11, 2016
 departing Buffalo at 5 and 9 p.m. 
Deadline for signing up for this shuttle is by 5 p.m. on Monday, January 4.  Anyone signing up after that date cannot be guaranteed a seat.  Cancellation must be made with at least 24 hours notice or you will be charged for the seat.  THE 5 PM SHUTTLE IS FULL AND CLOSED.  THERE ARE ONLY A FEW SEATS REMAINING ON THE 9 P.M. SHUTTLE

February Break
Friday, February 19, 2016: departing Houghton for Buffalo at 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 20: departing Houghton for Buffalo at 8:00 a.m. or to accommodate the earliest flight out. 
Sunday, February 28: departing Buffalo for Houghton at 5 and 9 p.m. 
Deadline for signing up for this shuttle is by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 12.  Anyone signing up after that date cannot be guaranteed a seat.  Cancellation must be made with at least 24 hours notice or you will be charged for the seat. 

Easter Break
Friday, March 18, 2016: departing Houghton for Buffalo at 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 19: departing Houghton for Buffalo at 8:00 a.m.
Monday, March 28: departing Buffalo at 5 and 9 p.m. 
Deadline for signing up for this shuttle is by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 11.  Anyone signing up after that date cannot be guaranteed a seat.  Cancellation must be made with at least 24 hours notice or you will be charged for the seat. 

End of the Semester
Tuesday, May 10, 2016: departing Houghton for Buffalo at 5:00 p.m. 
Deadline for signing up for this shuttle is by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3.  Anyone signing up after that date cannot be guaranteed a seat.  Cancellation must be made with at least 24 hours notice or you will be charged for the seat. 

In certain exceptional instances when a special shuttle is required, the cost of $100 will be applied to the individual requesting the shuttle.  If others share this shuttle, the cost will be divided among all passengers.  

If shuttle costs are not paid by the end of each semester, the student account will be billed.



Please provide departure time, carrier, and flight/bus/train number. Shuttle seats cannot be reserved without detailed itinerary information.

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