CCSU Transportation Options

Directions to campus

The campus is located at 1615 Stanley St, New Britain, CT 06050. It is located at exit 29 of Route 9. Detailed directions can be found here.

Parking on campus

Plenty of parking is available at CCSU. All visitors, staff, faculty, and students must obtain a valid parking permit before parking on campus. These can be obtained from the Public Safety Building. Generally, the top floors of the Copernicus garage (located on Paul Manafort Drive) have available parking.

Detailed parking regulations can be found here.

Parking garage and parking lot locations can be found on the campus map.

Taking the bus to campus

Taking the bus is fast, easy, inexpensive, and good for the environment. The bus costs $1.30 per ride. Cash only. Use exact change. Ask for a transfer when you pay. Multi-ride tickets and passes are available from CT Transit.

Bus stop locations can be found on this map. Bus schedules can be found on CTTransit’s website. All routes in the New Britain and Hartford areas are also on Google Maps and are accessible through the Google Maps app on compatible smartphones.

Biking to campus

Biking is a fun, healthy way to get to and from campus. It also saves on gas!

Bike racks are conveniently located throughout campus near academic and residential buildings

All CTTransit buses have bike racks so you can take your bike with you when you take the bus.

Hertz On Demand

Hourly car rentals are now available at CCSU to all students and faculty. Singing up is free and easy. The cars are already on campus and renting one only takes a few moments and can be done from any Internet connected computer. The hourly rate is just $6.50 and includes gas and insurance. Learn more at


Need an easier way to get to school? Check out CTrides, a free service of the Connecticut Department of Transportation. We offer information & assistance on commuting options in your area.  Whether it’s sharing a ride in a car, taking the bus, biking, or walking, there’s a solution that works for everyone.

Visit us online at

Call 1-877-CTrides (287-4337) or email