Bus information:


  • No daytime access to TCAT/Gadabout facility starting 8/1/16 possibly through 8/3/16

    Due to construction, Norfolk Southern’s railroad tracks at Willow Ave. will be closed effective Mon. Aug. 1, Tues., Aug. 2, and possibly Wed., Aug. 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Vehicular traffic, including TCAT’s Route 13, will not be able to access TCAT’s and Gadabout Transportation Services, Inc.’s facility at 737 Willow Ave. from […]

  • Route 15 Detour from 8/1/16 tentatively through 9/30/16

    Due to paving, Plain St., between Clinton St. and N. Titus Ave., will be closed effective Mon., Aug. 1, prompting the detour of TCAT’s Route 15. The project is expected to be completed by the end of September. Outbound: Route 15 will use Geneva St. to N. Titus Ave. to Plain St. (back onto normal […]

  • TCAT announces two detours for Routes 20 and 43 effective 7/18/16

    Route 20: Hector St., between Hopper Pl. and Taylor Pl., will be closed for construction starting Mon., July 18, tentatively through Fri., July 29. The route will travel in both directions using Taughannock Blvd., Cliff St., Hopkins Pl., Campbell Ave., and onto Hector St. (back onto normal route.) The bus stop for passengers that pick […]

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News & Projects

  • Notice of Sale of Surplus Vehicles and Equipment on eBay

    Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. (TCAT), a publicly funded, not-for-profit transit agency based in Ithaca, NY, is selling used transit buses, cars, trucks and other equipment on eBay at http://www.ebay.com/usr/tcat_ithaca Surplus stock for sale includes, but is not limited to: YEAR/ MAKE 2001 – NOVA 2001 – NOVA 2001 – NOVA 2006  -FORD E-450 2007  […]

  • TCAT’s 2016 Summer Service effective Sun., 5/22 through Sat., 8/20

    TCAT’s summer service will be in effect Sun., May 22, through Sat., Aug. 20, with several changes and service reductions from last year’s summer service period. Reductions and adjustments were needed to address bus operator shortages. The changes include trimming trips or making adjustments to 20 of TCAT’s 33 routes to include Routes: 10, 11, […]

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