There are 5 ways to get from White Plains to Columbia University by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from White Plains to Harlem-125th St. Harlem

$7 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from N Broadway @ Main St to Broadway @ Manhattan College Pkwy 1 / ...

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to New York, Ny 3469 / ...

$13 - $23

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from White Plains to Columbia University 22.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from White Plains to Columbia University 22.3 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between White Plains, NY, USA and Columbia University, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from White Plains to Columbia University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from White Plains to Columbia University hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$7 - $12
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from White Plains, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from N Broadway @ Main St to Broadway @ Manhattan College Pkwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Other operators
Taxi from White Plains to Columbia University
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Mexicana Car Service
Phone
+1 914-476.0800
Website
mexicanacarservice.com
Central Car Service
Phone
+1 914-821-6742
Website
whiteplainstowncarservice.com
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexico-car-service.com
Ace Taxi Service
Phone
+1 845-634-9494
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from White Plains to Columbia University?

The distance between White Plains and Columbia University is 30 km. The road distance is 36 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from White Plains to Columbia University?

The cheapest way to get from White Plains to Columbia University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from White Plains to Columbia University?

The quickest way to get from White Plains to Columbia University is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs $120 - $150.

Is there a direct train between White Plains and Columbia University?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from White Plains and arriving at Harlem-125th St.. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

How long does it take to get from White Plains to Columbia University?

The train from White Plains to Harlem-125th St. takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.