Office of Campus Life
Local/Saratoga Springs | To/From Albany International Airport
NYC, Montreal, Boston | Field Trip Waivers
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 cars
Skidmore College has two cars for loan through facilities services in North Hall 518-580-5860. You need to go to Human Resources first to have your license approved in order to reserve the cars.
- Skidmore Student Ride BoardStudent carpooling can be arranged online or on the bullentin board on the second
floor of Case Center.
- Bicycle loan program any student can sign out a bike at the Campus Safety Office in
- Saratoga Hybrid Cab
- Saratoga Taxi
Saratoga Taxi offers students free rides home when the CDTA buses go offline from 4:30am-6:30am
- A+ Taxi
FROM SKIDMORE CAMPUS TO ALBANY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Take the on campus bus downtown to the corner of Broadway and Congress park stop and get on Bus #50 to Schenectady(free). Once in Schenectady take Bus #55 to Colonie ($1.00). Once at Colonie stop get off and cross the street to Colonie Center and take the bus to Albany International Airport ($1.00)
Total travel time is approximately 2 hours 10 minutes
Total Cost $2.00
- Saratoga Hybrid Cab Company 698-4122
From Skidmore to Albany International Airport costs $40/single rider and $30/shared rider one way.
- Saratoga Taxi 584-2700
From Skidmore to Albany International Airport costs $51 one way per person.
- A+ Taxi
From Skidmore to Albany International Airport is $45.00 one way per person
Travel From SKIDMORE to NYC, MONTREAL and BOSTON
- Amtrak 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 cost approx. $60
Albany to NYC leaves several times daily and takes about 2.5 hours to get to Penn Station cost approx. $40
Saratoga Springs to Montreal leaves daily at 11:57am arriving at 7:06pm (Train #69) price range $25-$50
- Greyhound Bus Company
Prices vary from $40-$80
- Adirondack Trailways Bus CompanyPrices vary from $40-$80
- Mega Bus1-877-GO2-MEGA
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.
Prices vary from $1.00 to $46.00
- Premiere Transportation Group
Premiere Transportation offers DAILY shuttle service between Albany, NY, and points south to JFK & LaGuardia and Newark airports, excluding Thanksgiving and Christmas. Prices start at $60 (and don’t exceed $65) for one-way service. Please see website for details and learn how to make a reservation: http://www.premierelimo.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=7
Field Trip Transportation Waivers
Please contact Mary Ann Toia with any questions.