How To Get Here:

By car

Directions via New York State Thruway: 

  • Take I 90 to Exit 59 (Dunkirk & Fredonia).
  • After toll booth continue straight through the traffic lights until you come to a "T" intersection with Central Avenue.
  • Turn left onto Central Ave.
  • Turn right at first traffic signal onto the Fredonia campus. 
  • Follow the signs for SURC.

Directions via I-86 (Rt. 17) / Rt. 60 North 

  • I-86 to Route 60 North exit at Jamestown
  • Remain on Rt. 60 North until you reach the intersection of Rts. 60 & 20 in Fredonia, about 25 miles.
  • Turn left on Rt. 20 and proceed to Temple/Water Street.
  • Turn right on Temple St.
  • Turn right at 2nd traffic light onto Central Ave.
  • Proceed to next traffic signal, and turn left onto Fredonia campus.
  • Follow the signs for SURC. 

Estimated Driving Times to Fredonia

Buffalo; Niagara Falls; Erie, PA 1 hour
Rochester; Corning; Syracuse; Cleveland, OH; Pittsburgh, PA; Toronto, ON 2 - 3 hours
Binghamton; Utica; Watertown; 3 - 4 hours
Albany; Adirondacks 5 - 6 hours
New York City; Long Island; New Jersey 7 - 8 hours

By plane

Several major airlines serve the nearby Buffalo area. The airport is 50 miles from Fredonia. Click here to link to the Buffalo Niagara International Airport home page.

Several rental companies offer car rental services from the Buffalo Airport. There is also the opportunity to take a taxi to the Buffalo Bus Terminal. From here, you can take the Coach USA bus from Buffalo, NY to Fredonia. For more information on this bus, please contact the  Fredonia Ticket Office (716) 673-3501.

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 Coach USA connection to Fredonia.

Directions from the Amtrak Exchange Street Station to Bus Stations at 181 Ellicott Street (walking)

1. Start going WEST on Exchange Street towards Washington Street
2. Turn RIGHT onto Washington Street
3. Turn RIGHT onto S. Division Street/ NY-5 E
4. Turn LEFT onto Ellicott St. Continue to 181 Ellicott Street Bus Station
Distance, .50 miles

For information on the Coach USA bus to Fredonia, please contact the Fredonia Ticket Office (716) 673-3501. 

By bus

Tickets for Greyhound, New York Trailways and Coach USA bus services are available through our Fredonia Ticket Office (716) 673-3501. 

The Buffalo Metro Station (located at 181 Ellicott Street) is the main connection for New York Trailways, Coach USA, and Greyhound buses, enabling travel throughout the United States. 

Once in Buffalo, you can connect to the Coach USA bus, which runs several times a day from Buffalo to Fredonia. More information on this bus can be found through the  Fredonia Ticket Office.

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