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Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport

Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH)


The airport is situated five miles (8km) northeast of downtown Ithaca.

Getting to the city

TCAT bus route 32 services the airport between 7.50am and 9.30pm on weekdays, and bus route 72 services the airport between 8.45am and 11pm on Saturdays, and between 7.45am and 4.45pm on Sundays. Taxis and rental cars are also available.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Avis, Budget, and Hertz are represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available at the airport, but it is best to order them in advance to avoid waiting. A taxi to downtown Ithaca costs roughly $16 to $18. Ride-hailing apps are also avaialble at Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport, including companies like Lyft and Red Route.


This is a small airport and facilities are limited, but there is a conference room, a cafeteria, and free wifi. There are some vending machines for snacks.


All parking is free for the first 30 minutes. Parking costs $2 for the first hour, and about $1 per hour thereafter, up to a daily maximum of $9 in the short-term lot, and $7 in the long-term lot.



Free WiFi is available at the airport.

Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.