Directions from Jersey City to Columbia University

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Recommended option

Train, line 1 subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square 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 119 bus, subway  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 119 bus from Journal Square Transportation Center to Port Authority Bus Terminal 119 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 125 St A / ...

$4 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jersey City to Columbia University 11.7 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Jersey City to Columbia University 11.7 miles

$1 - $2

Bikeshare  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Cycle from Lincoln Park to Amsterdam Ave & W 119 St 17.1 miles

$10

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

There is no direct connection from Jersey City 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 Jersey City to Columbia University via Port Authority Bus Terminal, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and 125 St in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Other operators
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from Lincoln Park to Amsterdam Ave & W 119 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Jersey City to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Jersey City and Columbia University is 13 km. The road distance is 19 km.

The cheapest way to get from Jersey City to Columbia University is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Jersey City to Columbia University is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $60 - $80.

It takes approximately 45 min to get from Jersey City to Columbia University, including transfers.