There are 5 ways to get from Staten Island to Columbia University by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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

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Bus Academy Bus, line 1 subway  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Boyland to New York, NY - 34th St. & 7th Ave X23 To Manhattan
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$18 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1 subway via Hylan Bl/Cannon Bl  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Hylan Bl/Cannon Bl to Trinity Pl/Rector St Sim1c
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Rector St to 116 St - Columbia University 1

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Staten Island to Columbia University 26.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Staten Island to Columbia University 26.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Staten Island to Columbia University 26.9 miles

$65 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Staten Island to Columbia University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Staten Island to Columbia University is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Staten Island and Columbia University is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Staten Island to Columbia University without a car is to bus and line 1 subway which takes 44 min and costs $17 - $23.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Staten Island to Columbia University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Staten Island to Columbia University is 27 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Staten Island to Columbia University.

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There are 1756+ hotels available in Columbia University. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Staten Island to Columbia University.
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  • Distance: 19.6 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Staten Island, NY, USA and Columbia University, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Staten Island to Columbia University. However, you can take the bus to New York, NY - 34th St. & 7th Ave, 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 Staten Island to Columbia University via Trinity Pl/Rector St, Rector St, and 116 St - Columbia University in around 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Boyland to New York, NY - 34th St. & 7th Ave
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hylan Bl/Cannon Bl to Trinity Pl/Rector St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Staten Island to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$65 - $85
UberX
$70 - $90
Car Seat
$80 - $110
UberXL
$100 - $140
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$160 - $200
Taxi from Staten Island to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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
La Revancha
Phone
+1 718-236-2424
Website
larevancha.net
Bay Express
Phone
+1 718-232-3434
Chico Express
Phone
+1 718-256-6666
Website
chicoexpress.net
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
https://www.newarknj.gov/
Website
panynj.gov
Gold Lincoln Taxi
Phone
+1 973-344-5566
Website
goldlincolntaxinj.com
Newark Airport Taxi
Phone
+1 973-273-4420
Website
newarkairporttaxi.us
Jacob's Car Service
Phone
+1 973-673-5901
Website
jacobscabservice.com
Edison Taxi
Phone
+1 732-201-5555
Website
edisontaxi.com
Five Star Taxi
Phone
+1 732-339-3046

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