Visiting NYU

 

Microbiology Administration Office

Alexandria Center for Life Sciences (West Tower)
430 East 29th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10016

The administrative office for the Department of Microbiology is located on the third floor of the Alexandria Center for Life Sciences Building (West Tower), in New York City.

Transportation Options

Within NYC, the 6 subway train (33rd St. stop) and the M15 and M34 buses provide the most convenient public transportation to NYULMC.  Visit www.mta.info for maps and fare information.

Trains into Manhattan stop at either Grand Central Station (E. 42nd St. and Park Ave.; Metro North) or Penn Station (W. 33rd St. between 7th and 8th Ave.; Amtrak).

Three international airports service the NYC area, all of which can be reached via public transportation.

From JFK:

Take the AirTrain from the airport toward Jamaica. At Jamaica Station, transfer to the E train towards Manhattan and go 7 stops. At Lexington/53rd St. take the downtown 6 train 2 stops to 33rd St. Exit the subway and walk east on 33rd St. towards First Avenue, until you reach NYU Medical Center.  

From LaGuardia:

Take the M60 bus from LaGuardia to Hoyt Ave. and 31st St. Transfer to the N train and go 8 stops until Lexington Ave./59th St. Take the downtown 6 train 3 stops to 33rd St. Exit the subway and walk east on 33rd St. towards First Avenue, until you reach NYU Medical Center. 

From Newark:

Take the AirTrain from the Newark airport to the Newark Airport Rail Station. Take New Jersey Transit Rail, Northeast Corridor or New Jersey Coast lines, to New York Penn Station. Transfer to the east-bound M34 cross-town bus and get off at E. 34th St. and First Ave. Walk 2 blocks south to NYU Medical Center.

  1. Estimated time (and cost) taking taxi from nearby airports:
    JFK: 30 minutes – 1 hour ($45 flat rate plus tolls)
    LaGuardia: 20-40 minutes ($25 metered rate plus tolls)
    Newark: 45 minutes – 1 hour ($60 metered rate plus tolls)
  2. Estimated time (and cost) taking public transportation from nearby airports:
    JFK: 1 hour, 15 minutes ($7.25)
    LaGuardia: 1 hour, 15 minutes ($4.50)
    Newark: 1 hour, 15 minutes ($14.75)