Traveling and visiting

Getting to campus

Directions to campus

Albany International Airport (ALB)
Greyhound Bus
Adirondack Trailways
Neon Bus
Megabus
Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA)

The taxi system in the Capital District area may differ in its rate schedule from the system in your area. Meters are not used and the charge is determined per person per zone crossed en route to your destination.

Black and White Cab System: (518) 272-6961
Capitaland Taxi: (518) 273-6666
Duffy’s Taxi Inc.: (518) 433-8400
Yellow Cab: (518) 434-2222


Rental car discounts

Hertz offers Parents of Rensselaer members special year-round discounts on your daily, weekly, weekend, and monthly rentals for business or pleasure, whether you are traveling in the U.S. or worldwide. The Parents of Rensselaer CDP #1407844 is the key! Call (800) 654-2200 or visit Hertz to make your reservation.


Dining options off-campus

Downtown Troy restaurants
Albany area restaurants


Accommodations and things to do

Local hotels
Community religious services (PDF)
Today’s events on campus
Off-campus events