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Duration 20 min
Distance 7.2 miles
Average price $3
Frequency 10/hour

Trip overview

The train between New York and Columbia University takes 20 min. The train runs at least 10 times per hour from New York to Columbia University. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 1 subway

  1. 18 St
  2. Columbia University
24 min
$3

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 18 St and arriving at 116 St-Columbia University. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between New York and Columbia University is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.2 miles.

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New York to Columbia University train services, operated by MTA, depart from 18 St station.

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New York to Columbia University train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 116 St-Columbia University station.

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There are 7646+ hotels available in Columbia University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New York and Columbia University?

MTA operates a vehicle from 18 St to 116 St-Columbia University every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min.
Train operators
MTA
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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Website
mta.info
Subway from 18 St to 116 St-Columbia University
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info

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