College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York


 Directions to CSI

College of Staten Island Free Shuttle Service
Ride the CSI Ferry Shuttle Bus between CSI and the St. George Ferry for free!  Pickup at the Ferry is on Richmond Terrace opposite Borough Hall at the bus stop. When exiting the Ferry, proceed to the Taxi ramp and follow the ramp to Richmond Terrace; the bus stop is located on the right.  Pickup at CSI is in front of the Center for the Arts (Great Lawn side).  If you need additional information regarding the Shuttle Bus, please call Operational Services at 718-982-3220 or visit
For the month of April, 2012, the buses will be on a three bus schedule with shuttles departing every 20 minutes beginning at 6:50am each weekday morning to the CSI campus and 7:30am departing from CSI.  The last shuttle to the ferry from CSI will be at 11:00 pm.


Departs Ferry

Departs CSI

6:50am first bus

7:30am first bus

10:40pm last bus

11:00pm last bus

Pick-up locations:

  • St. George Ferry Terminal: Richmond Terrace opposite Borough Hall at the bus stop
  • CSI Center for the Arts (Building 1P): Great Lawn Entrance in front of Building 2A.

Victory Boulevard buses - St. George/Travis
S62 - frequent weekday service and service every 30 minutes on Saturdays and Sunday.
From 8:30am to 11:30pm to the ferry, and from 7:30am to 12:20am from the ferry; the S62 makes a stop inside the Victory Boulevard entrance to the campus.
S92 - commuter schedule from Travis every 15 minutes from 6:30am to 7:42am and from St. George every 15 minutes from 4:50pm to 6:00pm.
Richmond Avenue buses - North/South route
The Richmond Avenue and Victory Boulevard stop is two blocks from the entrance to the campus.
S44 - frequent service on weekdays and runs every 30 minutes on Saturday and Sunday.
S59 - every 30 minutes every day.

Forest Hill Road buses - South Shore/St. George route
S61 - frequent daily and weekend service.
S91 - commuter schedule weekdays.

Brooklyn buses
S53 - Bay Ridge - 95th Street/Port Richmond
Frequent weekday service; stops at Victory Boulevard for transfer to S62 or S92.
S93 - 86th Street and 4th Avenue/College of Staten Island campus
Limited service Monday-Friday
Departs 86th Street at 6:55am, 7:55am, 8:55am
Departs CSI 3:00pm, 5:00pm, 7:00pm.

Manhattan/Staten Island Express bus
X-10 Express bus - frequent daily schedule from 57th Street and 3rd Avenue to Victory Boulevard and the return route; stops at the campus main entrance.
Call 718.330.1234 for information and schedules for local buses and Manhattan/Staten Island express buses.

By automobile from the Staten Island Expressway (Interstate 278)
Traveling westbound on the Staten Island Expressway from the Verrazano- Narrows Bridge, take the Victory Boulevard Exit (#10). At Victory Boulevard, turn left and continue under the Expressway and turn left into the campus at the first traffic light. Eastbound on the SI Expressway, take the Victory Boulevard Exit (#8) and turn left onto Victory Boulevard, and turn right at the traffic light to enter the campus.

If you are driving to campus, please pick up a Temporary Parking Permit from the guard booth when entering campus.  The most convenient lot to park in is Lot 6 (Red Lot).  It is a short walk to the Center for the Arts from this lot or if you would prefer take the Loop Bus. 

Transportation within the Campus
Loop Bus - leaves the main gate approximately every ten minutes for a trip around the campus with regular stops; in operation during regular class schedule with adjusted hours for advisement and registration periods. 

Van for Disabled - Dispatched by the Office of Operational Services or Security as requested.

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