Columbia University Medical Center
622 W 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
A variety of transportation choices are included. However, taxis are generally the most convenient and safest. Please consider whether luggage, etc., will make travel on public transportation too difficult. Also, please be aware that only yellow or green cabs may legally solicit customers with offers of transportation. Use official taxi stands whenever possible, especially at airports.
By Public Transportation:
Take the A, C, #1, or #9 subway to 168th Street, or take the M2, M3, M4, M5, or M100 bus to NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia. For additional bus and subway information, call the Metropolitan Transit Authority at (718) 330-1234. Fares at this time are $2.75 for both the subway and buses. Buses require either tokens (which can be purchased at all subway stations) or exact change; bills are not accepted.
The most direct way to Columbia University Medical Center from most locations is to follow directions leading to the George Washington Bridge, then exit onto the Henry Hudson Parkway, and then onto Riverside Drive (south). From there, continue south and turn left onto 165th Street (the first left south of the bridge). Proceed one block and turn right onto Ft. Washington Avenue, then turn right into the Medical Center parking garage.
From upstate New York and New Jersey: After crossing the George Washington Bridge, follow signs to the Henry Hudson Parkway (also called the West Side Highway), and then to Riverside Drive.
From Riverdale and Westchester via the Saw Mill River Parkway: Exit the Henry Hudson Parkway at the Riverside Drive exit immediately past the George Washington Bridge.
From Westchester, Connecticut, and the East Side of Manhattan via the Major Deegan, Cross-Bronx Expressway, or Harlem River Drive: Approaching the George Washington Bridge, take the Henry Hudson Parkway exit; on the approach to the Henry Hudson Parkway, stay to the left and follow signs to Riverside Drive.
From the West Side of Manhattan: Take the Henry Hudson Parkway to Exit 15-Riverside Drive South.
Directions to Our Offices Once at 622 West 168th St:
Please enter the Presbyterian Hospital (PH) Building entrance at 622 W 168th Street. Once you enter the building, you will see a security desk. Please check in at the security desk and let them know that you are here for fellowship interviews in the Department of OB/GYN. Once you have checked in, please proceed down the hallway until you reach a set of six PH elevators. Take these elevators to the 16th floor. You will see the sign for the Department of OB/GYN when you exit the elevators.