Airline service to the area is most readily available through the airports in Erie, Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Buffalo. From either the Erie or Pittsburgh airports, you can connect with Greyhound bus lines or rent a car for the trip to Meadville. Prospective students traveling alone can be met at the Erie airport by an Allegheny representative if arrangements are made beforehand. In addition, the College provides a shuttle service to the Cleveland and Pittsburgh airports at the start and finish of each semester and each holiday break. The transportation web site can be accessed at the Student Activities services page.
- Erie International Airport (ERI)
- Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT)
- Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE)
- Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF)
- Allegheny College Shuttle Transportation
Greyhound bus lines serve Meadville daily with round trips both north and south bound. There is also local bus service from the Meadville Greyhound station to Allegheny departing at 9 minutes past the hour Monday-Saturday, 9 am-5:30 pm, with earlier and later departures some days. Contact Crawford Area Transportation Authority at 814-336-5600 for complete schedule information.
When traveling to campus, you can check Pennsylvania highway conditions by calling the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s Road Conditions Hotline toll-free at 1 (888) 783-6783. The map below illustrates the major interstate routes that lead to the Meadville area.