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Transportation

The University Park campus is located at the geographical center of Pennsylvania (view map and directions from nearby cities). Access to the campus is available by car, bus, and air.

University Park Airport

The University Park Airport is located approximately five miles from campus. Delta, Northwest, United, and US Airways Express provide commercial flights connecting the Airport to Cincinnati, Detroit, Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia. Alamo, National, Avis, and Hertz car rental companies are also located at the Airport. The phone number for the Airport is 814-865-5511.

Out-of-Town Buses

Greyhound Bus Lines has connections to all major cities. The bus terminal is located at 152 North Atherton Street, phone: 814-238-7971.

Local Buses

The LOOP and LINK service provides fare-free campus/downtown circulator and cross-campus shuttle service. The service consists of four integrated routes. The Blue and White Loops provide the circulator service around the Penn State Campus and Downtown State College, running clockwise via College Avenue and counter-clockwise via Beaver Avenue respectively. The Red Link runs back and forth across campus between Innovation Park and West Campus (White Course Apartments) via Curtin Road and Park Avenue. The Green Link provides additional service along that same route but just in the more heavily traveled portion between the Stadium parking lots and Atherton Street.

Other Transportation Needs

Amtrak

Handy Delivery Taxi Service: 814-355-5555