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There are 5 ways to get from New York to Columbia University by subway, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Line 1 subway  •  24m

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 18 St to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  12m

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Columbia University 7.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  12m

  1. Drive from New York to Columbia University 7.1 miles

$1

Uber  •  12m

  1. Take an Uber from New York to Columbia University 7.1 miles

$17 - $24

Walk  •  2h 7m

  1. Walk from New York to Columbia University 6.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Columbia University is to drive which costs $1 and takes 12m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Columbia University is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 12m.

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The distance between New York and Columbia University is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Columbia University without a car is to line 1 subway which takes 24m and costs $3.

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The line 1 subway from 18 St to 116 St - Columbia University takes 20m including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Columbia University is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12m to drive from New York to Columbia University.

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There are 2013+ hotels available in Columbia University. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 24m

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

MTA operates a vehicle from New York to Columbia University every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20m.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from New York to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Car Seat
$30 - $40
UberX
$21 - $28
UberPool
$17 - $24
UberXL
$29 - $40
Black
$40 - $55
Black SUV
$50 - $70
Taxi from New York to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
12m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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