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There are 7 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, line 1 subway  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$18 - $22

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  23m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Newark Airport to Columbia University

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus, line 1 subway  •  1h 8m

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

$20

Bus, subway  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 125 St A / ...

$20

Taxi  •  23m

  1. Take a taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University 21 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  23m

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University 21 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  23m

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Columbia University 21 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 23m.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Columbia University is 14 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University without a car is to train and line 1 subway which takes 1h 7m and costs $18 - $23.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University is 21 miles. It takes approximately 23m to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University.
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  • Distance: 14.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Columbia University, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University. However, you can take the train to Newark Liberty Airport Station, take the walk to Newark Airport Railroad Station, take the train to New York Penn Station, 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 Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University via Port Authority Bus Terminal, Times Sq - 42 St, and 116 St - Columbia University in around 1h 8m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 116 St - Columbia University
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St - Columbia University
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 125 St
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-908-354-3330
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Book at
Newark Airport Express
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Newark Airport to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Newark Airport to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
23m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
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

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