Hotel/Travel Information

Regional Transportation Center, Syracuse Regional Transportation Center, Syracuse (Photo courtesy of Casey Brown CNYRTA 2009)

Syracuse is easily accessible by a variety of transportation means. It is located at the crossroads of two major interstate highways, I-90 (east-west) and I-81 (north-south). Syracuse's Hancock International Airport is served by six major airlines with approximately 200 passenger flights arriving and departing daily. Greyhound and Trailways provide inter-city, inter-state bus service passenger service while CENTRO services the city and suburban areas. Amtrak provides rail passenger service to and from the William F. Walsh Regional Transportation Center.

Note to Applicants: We are not able to make arrangements for accommodations for each of you, but we would like to suggest The Genesee Grande Hotel External link at 1060 East Genesee St. They offer a reduced room rate and COMPLIMENTARY shuttle service (check with them regarding hours of shuttle) to and from Hancock International Airport, Bus Station, Train Station and they are within walking distance to Upstate Medical University. To make a Phone Reservations, please call: 1-800-365-4663 - PLEASE STATE THAT YOU ARE A MEDICAL INTERVIEW STUDENT/RESIDENT.  You will need the following information:

  • Name
  • Arrival and departure date
  • Phone #
  • Address
  • Transportation needs—flight, bus, train
  • Time of arrival and what carrier
  • Credit card #
  • Expiration date

If you are driving to the interview, please use the Visitor Parking Garage across the street from the Hospital. We will provide you with a parking pass to get out of the garage free of charge at the end of the day!

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Dr. Knohl
Dr. Stephen J. Knohl,
Program Director

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