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 utilizing the form on this page, but at least one week prior to arrival/departure to reserve a seat. Contact Marc Smithers at 585.567.9227 or firstname.lastname@example.org with further questions.
Special shuttles are listed at the bottom of this web page
Thanksgiving Break (No further special shuttles can be arranged for this break)
. Regular shuttle signup deadline is by 5 p.m. on Friday, November 21)
Tuesday, November 25 - Departing Houghton for Buffalo at 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 30 - Pickup at Buffalo at 6:00 p.m. (classes resume on Monday, December 1)
Christmas Break (No further special shuttle requests can be accommodated) The regular shuttle deadline is by 5 p.m. on Friday, December 12)
Friday, December 19 - Departing Houghton for Buffalo at 1:30 p.m.
Sunday, January 11 - Pickup at Buffalo at 8:00 p.m. (classes begin on Monday, January 12)
Friday, February 20 - Departing Houghton for Buffalo at 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 1 - Pickup at Buffalo at 6:00 p.m. (classes resume on Monday, March 2)
Wednesday, April 1 - departing Houghton for Buffalo at 6:00 p.m.
Monday, April 6 - Pickup at Buffalo at 6:00 p.m. (classes resume on Tuesday, April 7)
End of the semester
Tuesday, May 5 - departing Houghton for Buffalo at 4:30 p.m.
Please complete the form below to sign up for any regularly scheduled and previously arranged special shuttles.
Special Shuttles - no further special shuttles will be arranged
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.
* A special shuttle has been requested for Monday, November 24th - leaving campus at 3 p.m.
* A special shuttle has been requested for Tuesday, November 25th leaving campus at 2:30 p.m.
* A special shuttle has been requested for Wednesday, November 26 - shuttle will depart at a time that accommodates the earliest flight out.
* A special shuttle has been requested for Sunday, November 30 - leaving Buffalo at 10:45 p.m. for Houghton
* A special shuttle has been requested for December 18 leaving campus at 10 a.m.
* A special shuttle has been requested for Friday, December 19 leaving campus at 10:00 a.m.