Not all services listed are endorsed by the college, but listed as possible resources.
The CDTA has a bus stop on campus which is free with your Skidmore ID. You can take this to downtown Saratoga and to the Wilton Mall.
Skidmore Student Ride Board
Student carpooling can be arranged online or on the bulletin board on the second floor of Case Center.
Program any student can sign out a bike at the Lucy Scribner Library front desk.
Saratoga Hybrid Cab
Saratoga Taxi offers students FREE rides home when the CDTA buses go offline from 4:30am-6:30am
Skidmore has cars available to borrow academic and co-curricular day trips. You must be an authorized driver to borrow them. To become authorized, you must complete an online SAFETY TRAINING.
Skidmore Campus to Albany Airport
Taxis (see list above) from campus to the airport generally run from $50-$75. Please call individual companies for their rates.
Take the bus downtown to the corner of Broadway and Congress Park.
Take Bus #50 to Schenectady (free).
Take Bus #55 to Colonie Center ($1.00).
Take bus to Albany International Airport ($1.00)
Total travel time is approximately 2 hours, 10 minutes
Skidmore to NYC, Boston and Montreal
26 Station Lane
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Amtrak has a station in Saratoga Springs which is 2.5 miles from campus and Albany/Rensellear which is 36 miles from campus. Prices vary depending on times and dates.
Saratoga to NYC train leaves daily and takes about 4 1/2 hours to get to Penn Station
Albany to NYC leaves several times daily and takes about 2.5 hours to get to Penn Station
Saratoga Springs to Montreal leaves daily at 11:57am arriving at 7:06pm (Train #69)
Greyhound Bus Company
Prices vary call for rates
Adirondack Trailways Bus Company
Prices vary from $40-$80
Mega Bus is a double decker bus with free Wifi that takes you to NYC in about 3 hours and 45 minutes.
Departs once daily at 7:15 PM from the Saratoga Casino and Raceway - I-87 Exit 14
Arrives at 11:00 PM New York, NY , 7th Ave & 28th St.
Break shuttles offers services over holidays and college breaks from campus to various places.
Premiere Transportation Group
Premiere Transportation offers dailyshuttle service between Albany, NY, and points south to JFK & LaGuardia and Newark airports, excluding Thanksgiving and Christmas.