• Update: Freeville bridge project start date delayed to 7/22/19

    A detour for bridge replacement project over Fall Creek at NYS Rts. 38 and 366 in Freeville for Routes 40, 43 and 74 will remain in effect Mon., July 15, as previously scheduled. However, routes will return to normal service on Tues., July 16 with the detour going back into effect Mon., July 22 – […]

  • Albany Street road work prompting weekday detours starting Fri., 7/12/19

    Most TCAT routes will use Geneva St. to avoid construction on Albany St. weekdays only from Fri., July 12, through Tues., July 16, and then again on Fri., July 19. Outbound: TCAT will not serve the Albany @ Salvation Army stop. Riders can pick up at Geneva @ State or Geneva @ Green. Route 14 […]

  • Route 30 on detour effective Tues., 7/9/19; expected to last for approx. two weeks

    Due to construction on Northway Rd., Route 30 will be rerouted onto Upland Rd. in both directions for approximately two weeks beginning Tues., July 9. Outbound: will neither serve Northway @ Triphammer nor Parkway @ Northway stops. Outbound passengers can instead use stops at Parkway @ Upland; Triphammer @ Northway; or Upland @ Triphammer. Inbound: […]

  • It’s official: TCAT flattens fare structure to benefit rural riders

     Geography will no longer factor into the cost of riding a bus in Tompkins County starting in late summer. At its regularly scheduled meeting Thursday, TCAT’s Board of Directors unanimously agreed to the crux of a new fare structure, effective Sun., Aug., 25, the start of TCAT’s fall service period. Fares will cap at $1.50 […]

  • TCAT to offer free service to Ithaca Rotary Community Fireworks in Stewart Park, 7/3/19

    TCAT will operate free, convenient bus service for the Ithaca Rotary Community fireworks celebration held in Stewart Park on the night of Wed., July 3. (Rain date is Fri., July 5, with the same free TCAT service.) Buses with destination signs on the front of the buses marked “Fireworks” will begin service approximately every 10 […]

  • Saturday Rt. 22 service to beautiful county parks starts June 1

    Tompkins County residents and visitors are urged to escape the city heat this summer and board Route 22 for a cool and convenient ride to the area’s scenic gorges, parks and waterfalls. Starting June 1, Route 22 will offer Saturday service, which will also include four trips to and from the Commons and Buttermilk Falls […]

  • TCAT’s Summer Service in effect Sun., May 26-Sat., Aug. 24

    TCAT’s summer routes go into on Sun., May 26, with the exception of  Route 30 (weekdays only) and Route 70 (weekends only), which will continue following spring schedules until June 10, when College Ave. construction is set to begin. Routes this summer have been designed to accommodate major construction projects that, in addition to College […]

  • North Campus construction: Route 90 detour effective Mon., April 1

    Sisson Place is closed indefinitely due to the long-term North Campus construction project, prompting the detour of night-only Route 90. Route 90 will loop around Jessup Rd. and A-Lot.   The Robert Purcell Community Center stop is moved to Jessup. Delays are anticipated due to extra travel time