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Subways & Buses Serving Washington Heights


Washington Heights is served by two lines of the New York City Subway system.

On the Eighth Avenue Line (A and C), service is available at 155th Street, 163rd Street–Amsterdam Avenue, and 168th Street. The C line ends at 168th Street. The A train continues and stops at 175th Street–George Washington Bridge Bus Terminal, 181st Street, 190th Street, and Dyckman Street.

Along the Broadway-Seventh Avenue Line, the 1 train has stations at 157th Street, 168th Street, 181st Street, and 191st Street.


Manhattan buses that have stops in Washington Heights/Inwood include:

M2,M3: To East 8th Street and 4th Avenue
M4: To Pennsylvania Station (via Broadway and Fifth Avenue) or The Cloisters (when open)/Fort Tryon Park (other times)
M5: To Greenwich Village, via Riverside Drive /Fifth Avenue
M18: To East 110th Street (Central Park North) and Fifth Avenue (From: West 168th Street and Broadway)
M98: To Fort Tryon Park or East 32nd Street/Lexington Avenue, Murray Hill via Third Avenue and the Harlem River Drive (rush hours only)
M100: To West 220th Street/Broadway, Inwood or East 125th Street/Second Avenue, East Harlem (via Broadway and Amsterdam Avenues)
M101: To East 8th Street and Third Avenue via Lexington and Third Avenues (From: West 193rd Street and Amsterdam Avenue)

Bronx buses that have stops in Washington Heights/Inwood include:

Bx3: To 238th subway station, Riverdale, Bronx via University Avenue
BX6: To Hunts Point, Bronx
Bx7: To West 263rd Street/Riverdale Avenue, Riverdale or Washington Heights-168th Street subway station
Bx11: To Simpson Street subway station, Longwood, Bronx via 170th Street
Bx13: To Yankee Stadium, Bronx (extended to Washington Avenue, rush hours) via Ogden Avenue
Bx35: To Simpson Street subway station, Longwood, Bronx via 167th Street
Bx36: To Olmstead Avenue/Seaward Avenue, Castle Hill, Bronx via 174/180th Streets