There are 4 ways to get from Columbia University to Staten Island by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 1 subway, bus  •  1 h 25 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 Sim1 / ...

$5 - $10

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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

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

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

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The distance between Columbia University and Staten Island is 20 miles. The road distance is 27.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbia University to Staten Island without a car is to line 1 subway and bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $4 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Columbia University to Staten Island, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbia University to Staten Island is 27 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Columbia University to Staten Island.

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The nearest airport to Staten Island is Newark (EWR) Airport which is 9.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York JFK (JFK) (19.7 miles), New York La Guardia (LGA) (20.4 miles), White Plains (HPN) (42.1 miles) and Islip (ISP) (57.2 miles).

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There are 447+ hotels available in Staten Island. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Columbia University to Staten Island.
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  • Distance: 19.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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 the taxi to Staten Island.

Train operators
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
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
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uber.com
UberPool
$55 - $75
Car Seat
$70 - $90
UberX
$60 - $80
UberXL
$95 - $120
Black
$120 - $160
Black 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
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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