Driving Directions to RPI Field House

Students and families will need to secure their own transportation to the Field House.
1900 Peoples Ave
Troy, NY 12180

From the South:
Take I-87, the New York State Thruway, North to Exit 23. At Exit 23, get on I-787 North to Route 7 East. Follow the directions to campus (below).

From the North:
Take I-87, the Adirondack Northway, South to Exit 7 East. Get on Route 7 headed Eastbound. Follow the directions to campus (below).

From the East:
From I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike, Berkshire Spur of the New York Thruway), take Exit B1. Continue East (13.5 miles) to the exit for I-787. Take I-787 North to Route 7 East. Follow the directions to campus (below).

From the West:
Take I-90, the New York State Thruway, to Exit 24. From Exit 24, continue onto I-90 East. Exit onto I-787 North. Take I-787 North to Route 7 East. Follow the directions to campus (below).

Directions to Campus:
You will want to be in the right lane of Route 7. Take the exit for Downtown Troy. You will be on 6th Avenue. At the second traffic light, make a left turn onto Federal Street. Continue up the hill (becomes Peoples Avenue). The Field House will be directly in front of you as you drive up People Avenue.

By Plane or Train:         

If you are arriving by plane, fly into the Albany International Airport. By train, travel to the Albany/Rensselaer Amtrak station. Commercial taxicabs to campus are available from both locations.

If you’re driving from the airport:

Leaving the airport, turn left onto Route 155, follow for 1/10 of a mile.
At the traffic light, turn left onto Albany Shaker Road.
Get on I-87 North via ramp on the left.
Take exit 7 onto Route 7 toward Troy – stay on route 7 for 4.8 miles.
You will want to be in the right lane of Route 7.
Take the exit for Downtown Troy. You will be on 6th Avenue.
At the second traffic light, make a left turn onto Peoples Avenue.
Continue up the hill. The Field House will be directly in front of you as you drive up People Avenue.

Local Bus (CDTA): Please consult the Capital District Transportation Authority Website for the most up to date information about available routes and schedules.  https://www.cdta.org/routes-and-schedules