Getting to the Game from the Lehigh Valley
Lafayette students, alumni, faculty, staff, and guests in the Lehigh Valley will have the option to purchase a coach bus pass providing transportation to NYC. Additional transportation options may be available through local alumni chapters; details will be advertised by the Office of Alumni Relations to geographic regions as they are established.
Learn about the transportation options to date on the alumni events page.

Game Day Shuttles in NYC

Transportation is available from three locations within New York City to help you get to the game conveniently and on time.  Shuttles will run approximately every 30 minutes beginning at 10 a.m. and ending at 8 p.m. after the game.  (Shuttle schedules are subject to change depending on the demand from each of the locations below.)  Upon boarding the shuttle, passengers are required to show a “Lafayette Game Day Shuttle” wristband, which can be purchased ($20/person) 2-9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, and 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, at the Celebrate Lafayette in NYC Welcome Center in the Marriott Marquis, Times Square (1535 Broadway, Liberty Ballroom, 8th floor).  When registering for the shuttle, please select your preferred pick-up/drop-off location from the choices below:
Marriott Marquis, Times Square (1535 Broadway)
Pick-up location: W. 45th Street, between 7th Avenue & 8th Avenue
Grand Central Station
Pick-up location: 89 E. 42nd Street
Pennsylvania Station
Pick-up location: intersection of  8th Avenue & W. 31st Street on 8th Avenue (in front of Brother Jimmy’s BBQ)

After Friday evening, game day shuttle registration will officially close; no shuttle wristbands can be purchased Saturday.

Wristbands will be required for return shuttle trips after the game.


Blocks of hotel rooms are being secured at various locations around New York City. Mention Lafayette College when booking to receive one of the discounted room rates, which are available until the reservation deadlines. Room rates are subject to state and local taxes and fees. Continue to check this website for updates.

Hyatt Regency, Jersey City

2 Exchange Place
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Reservations can be made online or at 1-888-421-1442
Room Rates:

$229/night $254/night $279/night

Reservation Deadline: Oct. 24

Marriott Marquis, Times Square

1535 Broadway
New York, NY  10036
Reservations can be made online or at 1-877-303-0104
Room Rate: $369/night
Reservation Deadline: Oct. 30

The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park

50 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019
Reservations: 1-800-542-8680
Room Rate: $675/night
Reservation Deadline: March 1

Courtyard by Marriott, Upper East Side

410 East 92nd Street
New York, NY  10128
Reservations: 1-800-321-2211
Room Rates:

Standard King $259/night $259/night $269/night $279/night
Queen/Queen $289/night $289/night $299/night $309/night
King Suite $349/night $349/night $359/night $369/night

Reservation Deadline: Oct. 8

Hilton, Times Square

234 West 42nd Street
New York, NY  10036
Reservations: 1-212-642-2600
Room Rates:
(same for single or double occupancy):

Standard King $309/night
Standard Queen/Queen $339/night

Reservation Deadline: Oct. 21

The Westin, Grand Central

212 East 42nd Street
New York, NY  10017
Reservations: 1-866-961-3782
Room Rate: $269/night
Reservation Deadline: Oct. 22