Attn: Your current web browser (Internet Explorer 6) is out of date. We recommend that you download and install Firefox or upgrade your Internet Explorer application to version 7 or 8. At that point not only will this site look and function properly but other sites you've been visiting will be improved as well.
NYPTA (New York Public Transit Association): www.nytransit.org
APTA (American Public Transportation Association): www.apta.com
Federal Transit Administration: www.fta.dot.gov
NYSDOT Transit Bureau: www.nysdot.gov
The Ithaca-Tompkins County Transportation Council (ITCTC) is the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for Tompkins County. The ITCTC is charged with facilitating county-wide transportation planning.
Contact: Fernando de Aragón, Executive Director
121 E. Court St.,
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone at (607) 274-5570
Web site: www.tompkins-co.org/itctc
Ithaca Carshare: a membership service offering 24/7 self-serve access to fuel efficient cars and a truck located in Ithaca, NY.
Contact: Jennifer Dotson, Ithaca Carshare Executive Director
P.O. Box 418
Ithaca, NY 14851-0418
Web site: ithacacarshare.org
Vanpool: TCAT has contracted with VPSI, Inc., based in Troy, Mich., to provide the vehicles and administrative support for a community vanpool program. A vanpool is a group of 7 to 15 people who commute together on a regular basis in a commuter van. The commuters live near each other and/or work near each other. Typically, although not always, these commuters do not live close to a fixed bus route.
Contact: Jesse Kafka, VPSI Representative
Web site: www.vRide.com
Working Families Transportation Assistance, through Mobility Program, Tompkins County Department of Social Services: If you work , you can get one month of bus pass transportation. To qualify: a working parent with a minor child under the age of 18 in household or you have a court order of child support for a minor child; receive Food stamps or Medicaid or have household income less than 200 percent of federal poverty level. (DSS can look this up for you);you live in Tompkins County; and you are a U.S. citizen or have immigration status.
Contact: Cynthia Kloppel, Mobility Program Specialist, Tompkins County DSS
Human Services Building
320 W. State and Martin Luther King Streets
Ithaca, NY, 14850
MV-1 Taxi Service
Service is available 7 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday.
For service from 5 PM to 2 AM Sunday through Thursday, you must call 24 hours in advance. (Service is subject to availability).
For service on Fridays after 5 p.m., you must call 48 hours in advance. (Service is subject to availability).
When calling Ithaca Dispatch to make your 24-hour or 48-hour reservation, for after 5 PM pick-up reservations; please call 607-277-2842 Monday through Friday between 9 PM and 4 PM. On weekends call, 607-277-7777.
Regular tax fares apply. Room for 4 (3 seated and 1 wheelchair) passengers.
Way2Go is transforming our community's culture of transportation so that everyone can meet their transportation needs in a more fair and sustainable way. One-on-one or through workshops and events, Way2Go helps people save money, stress less, and go green. We also provide 1-on-1 trip planning and work with service providers to improve mobility services in our region
Way2Go Program Manager
(607) 272-2292 x150