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

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Train, line 1 subway  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Murray Hill to Penn Station Port Washington
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$7 - $9

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Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Union St/Bayside Av to Hugh Grant Ci /Metropolitan Av
  2. Take the bus from Hugh Grant Cir/Metropolitan Av to E 149 St/Bergen Av Bx4
  3. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 150 St to W 125 St/St Nicholas Av

$7 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Flushing to Columbia University 10.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Flushing to Columbia University 10.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Flushing to Columbia University 10.8 miles

$26 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Flushing to Columbia University is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Flushing to Columbia University is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Flushing to Columbia University. However, there are services departing from Union St/Bayside Av and arriving at W 125 St/St Nicholas Av via Hugh Grant Cir/Metropolitan Av and 3 Av/E 150 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Flushing and Columbia University is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Flushing to Columbia University without a car is to train and line 1 subway which takes 44 min and costs $7 - $9.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Flushing to Columbia University, including transfers.

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Flushing to Columbia University bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Union St/Bayside Av station.

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Flushing to Columbia University bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at W 125 St/St Nicholas Av station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Flushing to Columbia University is 11 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Flushing to Columbia University.

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There are 1756+ hotels available in Columbia University. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Flushing to Columbia University.
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  • Distance: 8.2 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

You can take a bus from Flushing to Columbia University via Hugh Grant Ci /Metropolitan Av, Hugh Grant Cir/Metropolitan Av, E 149 St/Bergen Av, 3 Av/E 150 St, and W 125 St/St Nicholas Av in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Union St/Bayside Av to Hugh Grant Ci /Metropolitan Av
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hugh Grant Cir/Metropolitan Av to E 149 St/Bergen Av
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 150 St to W 125 St/St Nicholas Av
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Flushing to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
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uber.com
UberPool
$26 - $35
UberX
$29 - $40
Car Seat
$35 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from Flushing to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
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
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434

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