Getting to Fishell
Lab at the Smilow Research Building
The Smilow Neuroscience Program is located at 522 First Avenue between 31st
and 33rd Streets in Manhattan, New York City. The entrance is within
the main NYU Medical Center Entrance Lobby which is distinguished
by a overhang covered semi-circular drive-through driveway directly
on First Avenue. Upon entering the lobby, the Smilow research building can be reached by walking down the corridor to the immediate right of the security desk.
After passing through two sets of glass doors you will reach an elevator bank. Fishell Lab is located on
the fifth floor. Upon leaving the elevator, the Fishell laboratory is situated on the south east side of the buliding through the laboratory entrance.
Laguardia Airport: Bus Transport
to Grand Central Station ($7-15). A taxi will cost approximately
JFK Airport: Bus Transport to
Grand Central Station ($7-15). A taxi currently costs a flat rate
Newark Airport: Bus Transport to Grand Central Station ($11). A taxi
will cost approximately $45-50
The closest subway stops are (subway costs $2.00):
Grand Central Station at 42nd Street between Third Avenue and Park
Avenue. Connections by bus to all NYC airports.
33rd Street stop on the Number 6 line.
From Penn Station
NYUMC/Skirball is directly across 34th street from Penn Station.
Take the M34 bus going East (south side of the street) to its final
stop. Taxis may deposit passengers at the main lobby entrance at
32nd Street and First Avenue.
The M15 bus runs the length of First Avenue in Manhattan and stops
directly in front of the Skirball Institute.
The M34 bus runs the length of 34th street in Manhattan and stops
directly in front of the north entrance to NYU Medical center on
34th street east of First Avenue one block from the Skirball Institute.
The M16 bus directly connects nationwide bus service at the Port
Authority Bus Terminal (42nd Street and 8th Avenue) with the NYU
Medical Center 34th street entrance bus stop.
One bus fare is $2.00. Coins are required.