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Transportation Resources


Transportation Resources

NYPTA (New York Public Transit Association):

APTA (American Public Transportation Association):

Federal Transit Administration:

NYSDOT Transit Bureau:


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:



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:


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
Phone: 1-800-VAN-RIDE
Web site:




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


Jonahan Maddison

Way2Go Program Manager
Cornell Cooperative Extension, Tompkins County
615 Willow Ave., Ithaca, NY 14850
607-272-2292 ext. 199
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