There are 5 ways to get from Hoboken to Columbia University by subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Line 1 subway  •  22 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 28 St to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$3

Cheapest option

Line 158 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 158 bus from Lincoln Harbor to River Rd At Archer St 158

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hoboken to Columbia University 7.8 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Hoboken to Columbia University 7.8 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Walk from Hoboken to Columbia University 12.2 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lincoln Harbor and arriving at River Rd At Archer St. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Hoboken and Columbia University is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Hoboken to Columbia University without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 22 min and costs .

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The line 1 subway from 28 St to 116 St - Columbia University takes 18 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Hoboken to Columbia University bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Lincoln Harbor station.

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Hoboken to Columbia University bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at River Rd At Archer St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hoboken to Columbia University is 8 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Hoboken to Columbia University.

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There are 1754+ hotels available in Columbia University. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hoboken to Columbia University.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

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

NJ Transit operates a bus from Hoboken to Columbia University every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Hoboken to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
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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