Airport Pick-up and Transportation

Airport Pick-up

After you receive your visa, make your travel arrangements for Youngstown, Ohio. It is most efficient to arrive directly, or by connecting flight, at one of the following airports: Akron, Cleveland or Pittsburgh. Greyhound bus service is also available directly to Youngstown, visit for more information. There are also private transportation providers.  Be prepared to pay between $90-$175 USD for transport from the Pittsburgh/Cleveland airports.  

Airport pick-up will be on Sunday, August 20, 2023.  Pick-up will be available ONLY from the Pittsburgh International Airport on August 20.  Students MUST reserve airport pick-up in advance.  The cost to reserve your spot is $40 per student (this compares to $90-$120 for a taxi or Uber/Lyft).  The $40 payment must be made online by August 4, 2023.

Limousine Resources in the Greater Youngstown Area

Affluent Travel  (limo bus, passenger van & sedan service)  

9939 South Ave. Youngstown, Ohio 44514
Tel: 330-369-4847 
Prices upon request.

Fab Limousine   330-793-5466

     $148.50 (up to five people) including tax and tip to Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Akron-Canton airports.

Airport Information

Akron -Canton Airport 330-896-2376
59 miles, 1 hour by car

Cleveland International Airport  216-265-6030
76 Miles, 120 minutes by car

Pittsburgh International Airport 412-472-3525
57 Miles, 1 hour by car

This is the most widely used airport for people who live in Youngstown.

412-472-5050     parking information
412-472-3599     travelers aid


Local Transportation Providers

YSU Bus shuttle : free service that provides transportation around campus

     Note: Prices are estimates.  Please call to confirm.

WRTA Bus System 330-744-8431  

     Mass-transit system; travels throughout the Youngstown area (not on Sundays)

     340 West Federal Plaza (main depot)

     Visit for routes, times, and fares  

Taxicab Resources in the Greater Youngstown Area

     Deluxe Cab/New Valley Transport 330-743-7433  

          Cleveland $175 plus tax    Pittsburgh $145 plus tax

     Independent Radio Taxi Inc. 330-746-8844

          Cleveland $175                   Pittsburgh $140

          Fares vary for about town. From Campus to Southern Park Mall in Boardman is $20 (up to four passengers).

     O.K. & USA Taxi & Service 330-395-3226

           Cleveland $130                   Pittsburgh $130