There are 4 ways to get from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach by subway, bus, taxi or car
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Line 1 subway, line 7 subway • 39 min
3 alternative options
Line 1 subway, bus • 56 min
$4 - $23
Taxi • 9 min
$40 - $55
Drive • 9 min
$1 - $2
Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach by walk and subway
The journey time between Columbia University and Water Taxi Beach is around 29 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 26 min. Services are operated by MTA. Typically 1630 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach walk and subway schedules
Departing Saturday, June 19, 2021
Departing Sunday, June 20, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The most affordable way to get from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 9 min.
The quickest way to get from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach is to taxi which costs $40 - $55 and takes 9 min.
No, there is no direct train from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach. However, there are services departing from 116 St-Columbia University and arriving at Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av via Times Sq-42 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.
The distance between Columbia University and Water Taxi Beach is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.
The best way to get from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach without a car is to line 1 subway and line 7 subway which takes 39 min and costs $3.
It takes approximately 39 min to get from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach, including transfers.
Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach train services, operated by MTA, depart from 116 St-Columbia University station.
Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach train services, operated by MTA, arrive at Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av station.
Yes, the driving distance between Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach is 8 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach.
There are 1043+ hotels available in Water Taxi Beach. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Columbia University, NY, USA and Water Taxi Beach, NY, USA?
You can take a vehicle from Columbia University to Water Taxi Beach via 116 St-Columbia University, Times Sq-42 St, and Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av in around 39 min.
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.
Subway from 116 St-Columbia University to Times Sq-42 St
- Ave. Duration
- 15 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
Subway from Times Sq-42 St to Vernon Blvd-Jackson Av
- Ave. Duration
- 8 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
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