Where is Columbia University Located?

Follow our Maps and Directions Guide

The Lucerne is an ideal choice among hotels near Columbia University. With luxury accommodations, convenient amenities, and a desirable location on the Upper West Side, planning a visit to Columbia University NYC has never been easier, whether you're visiting a friend at Teacher's College, attending a graduation or helping your son or daughter move back to school.

As there's always public transportation available, our premier Lincoln Center hotel also offers onsite parking, allowing guests to journey to Columbia University without the hassle. Let our concierge service assist you with any questions about getting there or use our car and subway directions to Columbia University from our Upper West Side hotel below.

Directions to Columbia University (116th St & Broadway, New York, NY 10027)

- From the Lucerne Hotel by Car:

  • Head southwest on West 79th Street toward Amsterdam Avenue
  • Turn left at the 1st cross street onto Amsterdam Avenue
  • Continue driving for 1.9 miles on Amsterdam Avenue
  • Columbia University will be on the left side

- From the Lucerne Hotel by Subway:

  • Walk northwest on West 79th Street toward Broadway
  • Turn right onto Broadway and enter the 79th Street subway station
  • Take the #1 subway going Uptown toward Van Cortlandt Park - 242 Street
  • Stay on for four stops and exit on 116th Street, Columbia University stop
  • Columbia University will be on the left side