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Directions to the Morningside Heights Campus

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By car

GPS-Adresse: 535 West 116th Street New York, New York 10027

By car from the north
Take the New York Thruway (I-87) or the New England Thruway (I-95) south to the Cross Bronx Expressway (I-95) towards George Washington Bridge. Take the Henry Hudson Parkway South exit (last exit before the bridge). Exit the Parkway on West 125th Street. Get on Marginal Street (0.2 miles). Turn left on 125th Street (0.2 miles). Turn right on Broadway and go south to 116th Street. The main university gate is on the left. The main gate is not open to vehicle traffic.

Alternatively, take the Saw Mill River Parkway south to Henry Hudson Parkway south. Cross the Henry Hudson Bridge * to Manhattan. Exit the Parkway on West 125th Street. Get on Marginal Street (0.2 miles). Turn left on 125th Street (0.2 miles). Turn right on Broadway and go south to 116th Street. The main university gate is on the left. The main gate is not open to vehicle traffic.

By car from the south or west
Take the New Jersey Turnpike north or I-80 east to George Washington Bridge. After crossing the bridge, take the Henry Hudson Parkway South exit. Exit the Parkway on 125th Street. Get on Marginal Street (0.2 miles). Turn left on 125th Street (0.2 miles). Turn right on Broadway and travel south to 114th Street. Make a U-turn and continue to 116th Street. The main university gate is on the right. The main gate is not open to vehicle traffic.

Alternatively, drivers can enter New York City via the Lincoln Tunnel. Take I-280 north to I-95 north. From I-95, take Exit 16E towards Lincoln Tunnel / NJ-3 (US $ 12.50 cash towards New York; westbound to New Jersey is always free). Keep left at the fork and merge onto NJ-495 East. Exit the tunnel and take the exit toward 42 St./I-495 E / New York 9A; keep left and go under the underpass onto Dyer Avenue. Turn left on West 41st Street. Turn right on 12th Avenue on Henry Hudson Parkway. From the Parkway, take the West 96th Street exit. Go to 96th Street and turn left on Broadway. Continue to West 116th Street. The main university gate is on the right. The main gate is not open to vehicle traffic.

* The Henry Hudson Bridge, like all MTA bridges and tunnels, does not accept cash for tolls. click Here for more information on paying.

Information on parking can be found here.

With public transport

By train or bus
Trains to New York arrive at Grand Central Station or Pennsylvania Station; Buses stop at the Port Authority Bus Terminal. Visitors arriving at these stations can either take public transport or a taxi north to the campus.

Using New York City public transportation
Five bus routes (M4, M5, M11, M60, M104) and one subway line (the local # 1) serve the Columbia neighborhood. The Columbia stop for buses and the subway is 116th Street. The M60 bus is a direct link between the campus and LaGuardia Airport.

Maps of the bus and subway lines are available on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority website.

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