"Go Anytime" Student Discounts

Everyday of the week students at certain colleges can get a 15% discount on a Short Line bus ticket originating in or going to the college city or town shown on their ID.

Its' as Easy as Presenting Your College I.D at a Terminal.

Eligible Colleges & Universities
Town / City
College / University
Albany SUNY Albany
Alfred, Almond and Hornell Alfred University
SUNY Alfred
Binghamton Binghamton University
SUNY Binghamton
Cobleskill SUNY Cobleskill
Elmira Elmira College
Hamilton Colgate University
Ithaca Cornell University
Ithaca College
Morrisville SUNY Morrisville
Olean St. Bonaventure University
Oneonta SUNY Oneonta
Poughkeepsie Vassar College
Marist College
Utica Utica College

To see where you can go just put your college town/city into the origin box in the schedule search box to the left. The destination pull downs will then show you where you can go with your Short Line "Go Anytime" Student Bus Tickets.

"Go Anytime" College Student Discount Fare Rules:

  • College picture IDs issued for the fall or spring semester at an eligible college or university, will be good until the following Sepetember 15th. Example: If a college student presents a student ID issued for the fall 2013 semester, such ID will be good for a reduced college bus fare until September 15, 2014. If a student presents a college ID issued for a spring semester, it will be good until September 15th of that same year.
  • The student must be traveling to or from the college town shown on the ID. Binghamton University students may travel between Binghamton and NYC or Binghamton and Newburgh but not between New York City and Poughkeepsie, for example.
  • Any college student presenting a student ID may only buy one, RT or OW, reduced price ticket for his or her own use. They may not purchase more than one ticket unless the second (or more) ticket(s) purchaser(s) are present and everyone shows all their respective college ID's. As is the case with all "special" fares, they must be purchased from a terminal. Drivers may not sell student fares for cash.

    If looking for details on our TGIF College Discount Program, please see our Student Discounts Page and click into the details of our TGIF Discount for your college / university.
  • You may buy your tickets on-line from/to the following colleges: Cornell University, Ithaca College, Binghamton University, Morrisvile, SUNY Alfred and Alfred State. Click here to buy your tickets on-line!