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Welcome to Ithaca Platinum
We offer you:
  • Easy boarding – just show driver paper e-ticket or confirmation on mobile device
  • On campus pick-ups – Cornell, Ithaca College and Ithaca Bus Terminal
  • Free on-board wifi and plug-ins
  • Free snack and drink service
  • Express non-stop service
  • NOW... 7 days a week service!

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Download Brochure (pdf) Book Ithaca to NYC* Book NYC to Ithaca*

* Please note that tickets for this special express service are available exclusively on this website.
Tickets are not sold on the bus or at our ticket counter locations.

TIP: If you find that Ithaca Platinum is SOLD OUT when you want to travel, use our regular daily service from Ithaca to NYC or NYC to Ithaca that does not require reservations. If you find the Platinum service has been sold out from NYC to Ithaca on October 11, please buy a regular ShortLine ticket and choose from 9 return schedules. Most of these buses will be Express to Ithaca from Port Authority.

Leaving from Ithaca
Mo, Tu, We
Th, Fr
Ithaca College (Park Communications Bldg) 8:00 AM
11:00 AM
1:30 PM
4:30 PM
Ithaca Bus Terminal (710 W. State Street) 8:10 AM
11:10 AM
1:40 PM
4:40 PM
Cornell North Campus (CC Lot) 8:20 AM
11:20 AM
1:50 PM
4:50 PM
Cornell West Campus (Baker’s Flagpole) 8:25 AM
11:25 AM
1:55 PM
4:55 PM
Collegetown (Theater Arts Building) SUSPENDED DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

NYC – 42th and 8th Ave 1:00 PM
4:00 PM
6:30 PM
9:30 PM

Returning from NYC
Fr, Sa
Mo, Tu, We Su Fr
Port Authority (4th Floor Gate 401)
9:00 AM
11:00 AM
4:00 PM
6:00 PM
7:30 PM

Ithaca College (Park Communications Bldg)
1:30 PM
3:30 PM
8:30 PM
10:30 PM
12:00 AM
Ithaca Bus Terminal (710 W. State Street) 1:40 PM
3:40 PM
8:40 PM
10:40 PM
12:10 AM
Cornell North Campus (CC Lot) 2:00 PM
4:00 PM
9:00 PM
11:00 PM
12:30 AM
Cornell West Campus (Baker’s Flagpole) 2:05 PM
4:05 PM
9:05 PM
11:05 PM
12:35 AM
Collegetown (Theater Arts Building) SUSPENDED DUE TO CONSTRUCTION