Types of Transportation Available to Campus
By train: Amtrak (1-800-USA-RAIL) runs a line to Exchange Street Station in Buffalo, NY. From there it is a quick walk to the Buffalo Metro (Bus) Station for a connection to Fredonia.
By bus: Tickets for Empire Transit, New York Trail/ways are available through our Central Box Office (716-673-3501). The Buffalo Metro Station is the main connection for New York Trailways buses, enabling travel throughout the United States.
Empire Transit runs 5 daily buses between Jamestown, NY and Buffalo, making numerous stops in-between. The ride from Buffalo to Fredonia is usually under 1.5 hours.
We offer a special low-cost airport shuttle to enrolled students by appointment on selected days and times.
Driving Instructions to Campus
Directions via New York State Thruway (Points east, north and west)
Take I-90 to Exit 59 (Dunkirk and Fredonia). After toll booth continue straight until you come to a "I" intersection with Central Ave. Turn left onto Central Ave. After traffic signal look for 178 Central Ave., Office of Admissions, on the right.
Directions via I-86 (formerly Rt.17 Southern tier Expressway)/Rt. 60 North (Points south). I-86 to Route 60 north exit at Jamestown, remain on Rt.60 north until you reach the intersection of Rts.60 and 20 in Fredonia, about 25 miles. Turn left on Rt.20 and proceed to Tremple/Water Street. Turn right on Temple St. Turn right at 2nd traffic light onto Central Ave. After traffic signal look for 178 Central Avenue, Office of Admissions, on the left.