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Directions to Campus

By Car

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1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, N.Y. 14222

From the East (via the NYS Thruway/Interstate 90)

Take Exit 51 (NY 33 West) to NY 198 West. Exit NY 198 at Elmwood Avenue South. The college is immediately on the right.

From the West (via the NYS Thruway/Interstate 90)

Take Exit 53 (Interstate 190) to NY 198 East; exit at Elmwood Avenue.

From the North/Niagara Falls

Take Interstate 190 South (over the Grand Island Bridge) to NY 198 East; exit at Elmwood Avenue.

From the Peace Bridge

Take Interstate 190 North to NY 198 East; exit at Elmwood Avenue.

From the Greater Buffalo International Airport

Exit the airport onto Rt. 33 West for approximately 5.5 miles.  Continue to Rt. 198 West (Scajaquada Expressway).  Stay on expressway approximately 2.2 miles.  Exit at Elmwood Avenue South.  Continue on Elmwood Avenue. approximately .2 mile.  Enter Buffalo State College to the right on Rockwell Road.


By Bus

Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA)
Monthly bus/rail Flash Pass: (716) 855-7211
Discounted bus/rail tokens for Buffalo State students:
Campbell Student Union Information Desk or
(bus and rail schedules, fare information, maps).

NFTA: Metro Bus
Citywide and suburban service; reduced schedules on weekends. Buffalo State is a stop along the 20-Elmwood, 3-Grant, and 32-Amherst routes. Cost: $1.75, plus .35 for a transfer, .30 for each zone crossing. Exact fare or token. Dollar bills accepted.

NFTA: Metro Rail
One route along Main Street from the University at Buffalo South Campus through downtown Buffalo. Free parking at two stations:
South Campus (3435 Main Street, about 4 miles) and LaSalle (Main Street and Hertel Avenue, about 3 miles).

By Train

Exchange and Washington Streets
(6.42 miles)
(716) 856-2075
55 Dick Road, Depew
(10.39 miles)
(716) 683-8440
(800) USA-RAIL

181 Ellicott Street
(3.9 miles)
(716) 855-7533/855-2832/
1 (800) 231-2222 (fares/schedules)

By Plane

Buffalo/Niagara International Airport
4200 Genesee Street at Cayuga Road, Cheektowaga
(8.86 miles)
(716) 630-6000 (general),
630-6001 (weather/closings),
630-6002 (parking)
(maps, airlines, schedules)