Syracuse University

Maps and Directions

By Airplane

Hancock International Airport is only a few miles from campus and is served by taxis, as well as major car rental agencies. Taxi service from the airport to campus is approximately $30 one way.

By Bus or Train

Amtrak train and several bus services are located at the Regional Transportation Center, just north of downtown Syracuse. Taxi service is available to the University from all mass transit locations.

By Car

When driving, Syracuse University is most easily reached from Interstate 81. New York State Thruway travelers should exit at Interstate 81 (Thruway Exit 36) and proceed south. Both northbound and southbound travelers on Interstate 81 should exit at Adams Street (Exit 18.) Continue up the Adams Street hill to the third traffic light. Cross University Avenue and turn left into the University Avenue Garage. The entrance to main campus is one block up from the University Avenue Garage.


Maps of the SU campus, local city streets, Thruway exits, and surrounding states can be accessed online

Maps of the campus and further information about the campus can also be obtained in the Schine Student Center. Schine is a modern brick structure, located across the street from the Sheraton Inn (on the parking garage side) -- up the hill, and toward the campus.

If you are planning to visit SU as a prospective student, you will find information from the Office of Admissions regarding campus visits particulary useful.