There are 6 ways to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Columbia University by subway, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 1 subway  •  23 min

  1. 1

$3

5 alternative options

Subway  •  31 min

  1. A / ...

$3

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. 5 miles

$29 - $35

Uber  •  6 min

  1. 5 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 23 min

  1. 4.4 miles

Bikeshare  •  36 min

  1. 5.3 miles

$10

What companies run services between Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA and Columbia University, NY, USA?

New York City Transit (MTA) operates a vehicle from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Columbia University every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$12 - $18
uberX + Car Seat
$29 - $40
uberX
$20 - $26
uberXL
$25 - $35
UberBLACK
$30 - $45
SUV
$45 - $60
Citi Bike
Website
citibikenyc.com
Bike from W 41 St & 8 Ave to Amsterdam Ave & W 119 St
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10
Bikeshare
$10
Taxi from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Port Authority Bus Terminal and Columbia University is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Columbia University is to line 1 subway which costs $3 and takes 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Columbia University is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $29 - $35.

The line 1 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to 116 St - Columbia University takes 15 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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