There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Columbia University by subway, taxi, towncar or foot
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Line 1 subway • 10 min
3 alternative options
Taxi • 4 min
$15 - $19
Uber • 4 min
$13 - $16
Walk • 46 min
Questions & Answers
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Columbia University is to line 1 subway which costs $3 and takes 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Columbia University is to taxi which costs $15 - $19 and takes 4 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from 86 St and arriving at 116 St - Columbia University. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.
The distance between Manhattan and Columbia University is 2 miles.
The best way to get from Manhattan to Columbia University without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 10 min and costs $3.
The line 1 subway from 86 St to 116 St - Columbia University takes 6 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.
Manhattan to Columbia University train services, operated by MTA, depart from 86 St station.
Manhattan to Columbia University train services, operated by MTA, arrive at 116 St - Columbia University station.
There are 2208+ hotels available in Columbia University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Columbia University, NY, USA?
MTA operates a vehicle from 86 St to 116 St - Columbia University every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 6 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 86 St to 116 St - Columbia University
- Ave. Duration
- 6 min
- Every 5 minutes
- Estimated price
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