Advisory 1 Train Service Changes: Starting January 5, 2019

Information on the 1 train service suspension at 168th Street and mass transit alternatives

December 18, 2018

Columbia Radiology would like to advise patients, beginning on January 5th, 2019, 1 trains will bypass the 168th Street subway station in both directions until early 2020. The MTA will begin work on the elevator system on the 1 train platform. The A and C trains will continue to stop at 168th Street and existing MTA bus routes may be used to get to Columbia University Irving Medical Center and other nearby stops along the 1 line. 

Need help? Download the MYmta app, visit, or call 511 to plan your route. The Mymta app can also help you track buses and trains in real time.


Click here to view Columbia Doctors and MTA’s advisory & alternative transportation page.