There are 4 ways to get from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 1 subway  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Hoboken to 33rd Street Path
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$6

Cheapest option

Line 126 bus, line 1 subway  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 126 bus from Hoboken Terminal to Port Authority Bus Terminal 126
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University 9.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University 9.2 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University. However, there are services departing from Hoboken and arriving at 116 St - Columbia University via 34 St - Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Hoboken Terminal and Columbia University is 6 miles. The road distance is 9.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University without a car is to train and line 1 subway which takes 38 min and costs $6.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University, including transfers.

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Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University train services, operated by PATH, depart from Hoboken station.

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Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 116 St - Columbia University station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University is 9 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University.

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There are 2228+ hotels available in Columbia University. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University.
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Hoboken Terminal, NJ, USA and Columbia University, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University. However, you can take the train to 33rd Street, take the walk to 34 St - Penn Station, take the line 1 subway to 116 St - Columbia University, then take the walk to Columbia University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University via Port Authority Bus Terminal, Times Sq - 42 St, and 116 St - Columbia University in around 52 min.

Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Hoboken to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 116 St - Columbia University
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St - Columbia University
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Other operators
Taxi from Hoboken Terminal to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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