Mass Transit Update: Getting to Columbia Football Games This Fall
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Eileen Barroso

Scheduled MTA construction on the NYC Subway 1 line will interrupt service to and from the Baker Athletics Complex on weekends during the 2010 home football season.

All subway service (uptown and downtown) on the 1 train will be suspended north of 168th Street (on the weekends only) beginning with Saturday September 18, and every Saturday through November 13.

AVAILABLE MASS TRANSIT TO COLUMBIA FOOTBALL:

Game 6 - Columbia vs. Cornell - Saturday, November 13, 2010 - Game time: 12:30 p.m.

The Baker Athletics Complex is completely accessible via mass transit utilizing the NYC subway A line.  Whenever possible, take the A train. The final stop on the A train is 207th Street and Broadway.  It is just a short walk to the Baker Athletics Complex on 218th Street or you can take the MTA COLUMBIA FOOTBALL SHUTTLE BUS from 207th Street and Broadway.

Getting to the game:

  • From Downtown/Brooklyn/Queens: Take the A train uptown to 207th Street. Take the MTA COLUMBIA FOOTBALL SHUTTLE BUS directly to the Baker Athletics Complex.
  • Alternate: Take the 1 train uptown to 168 Street. Transfer to the A train uptown to 207th Street and Broadway. Take the MTA COLUMBIA FOOTBALL SHUTTLE BUS directly to the Baker Athletics Complex.
  • Alternate: Take the Metro North train on the Hudson line from Grand Central Station or Harlem-125th Street to the Marble Hill station at West 225th Street.  Walk one block east to Broadway and seven blocks south, across the Bronx-Manhattan Bridge to the Baker Athletics Complex.
  • From Uptown/Bronx: Take the MTA 1 TRAIN SHUTTLE BUS downtown to 215th Street.

Getting home:

  • Going Downtown/Brooklyn/Queens: Take the MTA COLUMBIA FOOTBALL SHUTTLE BUS to the A train at 207th Street. Take the A train downtown.
  • Alternate: Take MTA COLUMBIA FOOTBALL SHUTTLE BUS to the A train at 207th Street. Take A train downtown to 168th Street. Transfer to downtown 1 train.
  • Alternate: Take the Metro North train from the Marble Hill station at West 225th Street.  Walk seven blocks north and one block west to the Marble Hill stop and take the train going southbound to Grand Central Station or Harlem-125th Street.
  • Going Uptown/Bronx: Take the MTA 1 TRAIN SHUTTLE BUS uptown to appropriate stop.
For more information visit www.gocolumbialions.com/footballgameday or www.mta.info