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

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Recommended option

Bus, line 1 subway  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$15 - $20

6 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 125 St A / ...

$15 - $20

Train, line 1 subway  •  1 h 8 min

  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

Taxi  •  23 min

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

$110 - $140

Drive  •  23 min

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

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  23 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  23 min

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

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

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 bus and line 1 subway which takes 1 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min 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 23 min 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: 1 h 1 min

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 bus to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America, take the walk to Times Sq - 42 St, 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, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and 125 St in around 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St - Columbia University
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 125 St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 116 St - Columbia University
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Elizabeth Taxi
Phone
+1 908-344-1729
Website
elizabethtaxi.com
Black Cabby
Phone
+1 908-76-82947
Website
blackcabby.com
http://www.elizabethnj.org/
Website
panynj.gov
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Newark Airport to Columbia University
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Newark Airport to Columbia University
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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