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There are 6 ways to get from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Recommended option

Line 1 subway, line 7 subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 116 St - Columbia University to Times Sq - 42 St 1
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St 7 / ...

$6

Cheapest option

Line 1 subway  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 116 St - Columbia University to 50 St 1

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters 6.5 miles

$35 - $45

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters 6.5 miles

$15 - $21

Walk  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Walk from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters 5.2 miles

Bikeshare  •  42 min

  1. Cycle from Amsterdam Ave & W 119 St to 1 Ave & E 44 St 6.5 miles

$10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters is to line 1 subway which costs $3 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters is to taxi which costs $35 - $45 and takes 7 min.

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The distance between Columbia University and United Nations Headquarters is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters without a car is to line 1 subway and line 7 subway which takes 32 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters, including transfers.

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There are 1825+ hotels available in United Nations Headquarters. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Columbia University, NY, USA and United Nations Headquarters, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters. However, you can take the walk to 116 St - Columbia University, take the line 1 subway to Times Sq - 42 St, take the line 7 subway to Grand Central - 42 St, then take the walk to United Nations Headquarters. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 116 St - Columbia University to Times Sq - 42 St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 116 St - Columbia University to 50 St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$15 - $21
UberX
$17 - $23
Car Seat
$26 - $35
UberXL
$26 - $35
Black
$35 - $50
Black SUV
$50 - $70
Citi Bike
Phone
+1 855-245-3311
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Amsterdam Ave & W 119 St to 1 Ave & E 44 St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
More information at
citibikenyc.com
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Columbia University to United Nations Headquarters
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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