There are 5 ways to get from Columbia University to Staten Island by subway, bus, ferry, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 1 subway, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 116 St - Columbia University to Rector St 1
  2. Take the bus from Broadway/Rector St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St X1 / ...

$5 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 1 subway, ferry, train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 116 St - Columbia University to South Ferry 1
  2. Take the ferry from Whitehall Ferry Terminal to St. George Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the train from St George to Bay Terrace Sir

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbia University to Staten Island 27.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Columbia University to Staten Island 27.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Columbia University to Staten Island 27.2 miles

$55 - $75

What companies run services between Columbia University, NY, USA and Staten Island, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Columbia University to Staten Island. However, you can take the walk to 116 St - Columbia University, take the line 1 subway to Rector St, take the walk to Broadway/Rector St, then take the bus to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Columbia University to Staten Island via 116 St - Columbia University, South Ferry, Whitehall Ferry Terminal, St. George Ferry Terminal, and St George in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 116 St - Columbia University to Rector St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 116 St - Columbia University to South Ferry
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from St George to Bay Terrace
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/Rector St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Ferry operators
New York City Department of Transportation
Website
nyc.gov
Ferry from Whitehall Ferry Terminal to St. George Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
nyc.gov
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Columbia University to Staten Island
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$55 - $75
uberX + Car Seat
$75 - $100
uberX
$70 - $90
uberXL
$95 - $120
UberBLACK
$120 - $160
SUV
$150 - $200
Taxi from Columbia University to Staten Island
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Columbia University to Staten Island?

The distance between Columbia University and Staten Island is 31 km. The road distance is 44 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Columbia University to Staten Island?

The cheapest way to get from Columbia University to Staten Island is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Columbia University to Staten Island?

The quickest way to get from Columbia University to Staten Island is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs $140 - $180.

How long does it take to get from Columbia University to Staten Island?

It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Columbia University to Staten Island, including transfers.