Fredonia Campus Map

Maps & Directions

Where are we?

Fredonia Admissions is located on the 6th floor of Maytum Hall, at 280 Central Ave., Fredonia, NY 14063.

Campus Map Lodging By Car By Plane By Train

The campus of the State University of New York at Fredonia is located in the Western New York county of Chautauqua, less than three miles from the shores of Lake Erie.

Chautauqua County Visitors Guide

Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau
Go to the Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau

Local Lodging:

There are a number of hotels/motels in the Fredonia/Dunkirk area.

How To Get Here:

By Car

Directions via New York State Thruway to the Admissions Office in Maytum Hall, 6th floor.

  • Take I 90 to Exit 59 (Dunkirk & Fredonia).
  • After toll booth continue straight through the traffic lights until you come to a "T" intersection with Central Avenue.
  • Turn left onto Central Ave.
  • At the next traffic signal, for 280 Central Avenue, turn right into the main entrance of the campus.
  • Please park in the campus parking lots #1, #6, or #7, located near Ring Road and Symphony Circle. See Parking Lot map.

Directions via I-86 (Rt. 17) / Rt. 60 North to the Admissions Office in Maytum Hall, 6th floor.

  • I-86 to Route 60 North exit at Jamestown
  • Remain on Rt. 60 North until you reach the intersection of Rts. 60 & 20 in Fredonia, about 25 miles.
  • Turn left on Rt. 20 and proceed to Temple/Water Street.
  • Turn right on Temple St.
  • Turn right at 2nd traffic light onto Central Ave.
  • After traffic signal look for 280 Central Avenue, main entrance of the campus on the left.
  • Please park in the campus parking lots #1, #6, or #7, located near Ring Road and Symphony Circle. See Parking Lot map.

Estimated Driving Times to Fredonia

Buffalo; Niagara Falls; Erie, PA 1 hour
Rochester; Corning; Syracuse; Cleveland, OH; Pittsburgh, PA; Toronto, ON 2 - 3 hours
Binghamton; Utica; Watertown; 3 - 4 hours
Albany; Adirondacks 5 - 6 hours
New York City; Long Island; New Jersey 7 - 8 hours

By Plane

Several major airlines serve the nearby Buffalo area. The airport is 50 miles from Fredonia. Visit the Buffalo Niagara International Airport.

Several rental companies offer car rental services from the Buffalo Airport. There is also the opportunity to take a taxi to the Buffalo Bus Terminal. From here, you can take the Coach USA bus from Buffalo, NY to Fredonia. For more information on this bus, please contact the  Fredonia Ticket Office (716) 673-3501.

To travel from Buffalo-Niagara International Airport to SUNY Fredonia

Option A: Public Bus

  1. From the airport, take one of the following NFTA buses to the Eagle Street & Washington Street bus stop.  You will need exactly $2 for the fare. The driver cannot give change.  
    • “24B DOWNTOWN” - Approximately 45 minutes from the airport to Eagle Street & Washington Street
    • “24L DOWNTOWN WASHINGTON LIMITED STOPS” - Approximately 35 minutes from the airport to Eagle Street & Washington Street
  2. From there, take a short walk to the Buffalo bus station which is located at 181 Ellicott Street.
    Map to transfer from Buffalo City Bus to main Bus Terminal for Coach USA to SUNY Fredonia
    Walking route from the 24B/24L bus stop at Eagle St. & Washington St. to the Buffalo Bus Station.
  3. Next, transfer to a COACH USA bus at the downtown Buffalo bus station:
    • Buy a ticket for the "SUNY Fredonia" stop from the Coach USA desk or from the COACH USA bus driver (One way: $6.20, Round Trip: $11.80). See the Coach USA bus timetable for travel times from the Buffalo Bus Station to the SUNY Fredonia stop.

Option B: Taxi

There will be taxis waiting in a taxi queue at the airport.  

  • You can hire a taxi to take you to SUNY Fredonia but the fair will be approximately $120 without tip.
  • The car ride should take approximately one hour to campus.   

By Train

Amtrak (1-800-USA-RAIL) runs a line to Exchange Street Station in Buffalo, NY. From there it is a quick walk to the Buffalo Metro (Bus) Station for a Coach USA connection to Fredonia.

Directions from the Amtrak Exchange Street Station to Bus Stations at 181 Ellicott Street (walking)

1. Start going WEST on Exchange Street towards Washington Street
2. Turn RIGHT onto Washington Street
3. Turn RIGHT onto S. Division Street/ NY-5 E
4. Turn LEFT onto Ellicott St. Continue to 181 Ellicott Street Bus Station
Distance, .50 miles

For information on the Coach USA bus to Fredonia, please contact the Fredonia Ticket Office (716) 673-3501. 

By Bus

Tickets for Greyhound, New York Trailways and Coach USA bus services are available through our Fredonia Ticket Office (716) 673-3501. 

Bus Schedule

View the Coach USA bus timetable PDF to choose appropriate ticket to the SUNY Fredonia stop.

The Buffalo Metro Station (located at 181 Ellicott Street) is the main connection for New York Trailways, Coach USA, and Greyhound buses, enabling travel throughout the United States. 

Once in Buffalo, you can connect to the Coach USA bus, which runs several times a day from Buffalo to Fredonia. More information on this bus can be found through the  Fredonia Ticket Office.

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