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Mount Sinai is located between Madison and 5th Avenues at 100th Street. In New York this area is considered "Uptown" or the "Upper East Side." The simplest way to get here from the Midtown area, where Grand Central Station and most of the hotels are located, is by taxi. The ride can cost between $10-$15 (not including tip).

There are three main entrances to the Mount Sinai campus:

  1. Madison Avenue at 100th Street. Enter through the glass doors. The School of Medicine (Annenberg Building) is to the left, and the Hospital (Guggenheim Pavilion) is to the right.
  2. Fifth Avenue at 101st Street. Enter the Hospital (Guggenheim Pavilion) through the glass doors. The School of Medicine (Annenberg Building) is to the right.
  3. 5 East 98th Street - Faculty Practice Associates. Between Fifth and Madison Avenues. Visitors to Faculty Practice Associates should use this entrance.

Mount Sinai Campus and General Information: (212) 241-6500

By Car

From New Jersey: After crossing the George Washington Bridge, take the Henry Hudson Parkway South to the 96th Street Exit. Proceed on 96th Street through Central Park to Madison Avenue. Turn left on Madison Avenue, right on 99th St., and proceed to the Parking Garage.

From Long Island: Take the Long Island Expressway West to the Grand Central Parkway West. Take this to the Tri-Boro Bridge and to the FDR Drive. Take the FDR Drive South to the 96th Street Exit. Make a right onto 96th Street, another right onto Madison Avenue, and yet another right on 99th St., and proceed to the Parking Garage.

From Points North:

Via Henry Hudson Parkway: Take the Henry Hudson Parkway South to 96th Street. Proceed on 96th Street through Central Park to Madison Avenue. Turn left on Madison Avenue, right on 99th Street, and proceed to the Parking Garage.

Via New England Thruway: Take the New England Thruway (Interstate 95 South) and the Tri-Boro Bridge to the FDR Drive. Take the FDR Drive South to the 96th Street Exit. Make a right onto 96th Street, another right onto Madison Avenue, and yet another right on 99th St., and proceed to the Parking Garage.

Via Major Deegan/New York Thruway: Take the Major Deegan (Interstate 87 South) to the 138th Street Exit. Cross the Willis Avenue Bridge to the FDR Drive. Take the FDR Drive South to the 96th Street Exit. Make a right onto 96th Street, another right onto Madison Avenue, and yet another right on 99th St., and proceed to the Parking Garage.

From Staten Island: Take the Verrazano Bridge to Brooklyn-Queens-Expressway North to Grand Central Parkway West. Take this to the Tri-Boro Bridge and to the FDR Drive. Take the FDR Drive South to the 96th Street Exit. Make a right onto 96th Street, another right onto Madison Avenue, and yet another right on 99th St., and proceed to the Parking Garage.

From Brooklyn: Take the Brooklyn-Queens-Expressway North to Grand Central Parkway West. Take this to the Tri-Boro Bridge and to the FDR Drive. Take the FDR Drive South to the 96th Street Exit. Make a right onto 96th Street, another right onto Madison Avenue, and yet another right on 99th St., and proceed to the Parking Garage.

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 5:00 A.M.-1:00 A.M.
Weekends: 6:00 A.M.-1:00 A.M.

Public Transportation

By Subway

Take the Number 6 local train to 96th Street. Walk west (uphill) two blocks to Madison Avenue. Turn right, and walk north (downhill) to the Mount Sinai campus. The price of a single ride is $2.00, or you may purchase a multiple ride or unlimited ride MetroCard and receive discounted fares. For more information about MetroCard, you may visit the MTA Web site at www.mta.info/metrocard/.

For more information on MTA/New York City Transit, you may visit their Web site at www.mta.info/nyct/.

By MTA Bus (within NYC)

The price of a single ride is $2.00 (which includes a free transfer), or you may purchase a multiple ride or unlimited ride MetroCard and receive discounted fares. If you do not purchase a MetroCard prior to boarding the bus, you will need exact change to pay the fare. For more information about MetroCard, you may visit the MTA Web site at www.mta.info/metrocard/.

From the North: Fifth Avenue buses M1, M2, M3, or M4 stop at 101st Street and 96th Street. Cross Fifth Avenue to the Mount Sinai campus.

From the South: Madison Avenue buses M1, M2, M3, or M4 stop at 98th Street and 100th Street. Cross Madison Avenue to the Mount Sinai campus.

From Port Authority Bus Terminal: Take the M10 bus north to 96th Street and transfer to the M96 bus, which goes through Central Park, and get off at 96th and Fifth Avenue; or take the M42 or M104 bus from 42nd Street and 8th Avenue across town to 42nd Street and Madison Avenue. Transfer to the M1, M2, M3, or M4 bus north on Madison Avenue. Get off at 98th Street or 100th Street. Cross Madison Avenue to the Mount Sinai campus.

From Penn Station: Take the Q32 bus from 7th Avenue and 34th Street to 42nd Street and Madison Avenue. Transfer to the M1, M2, M3, or M4 bus north on Madison Avenue. Get off at 98th Street or 100th Street. Cross Madison Avenue to the Mount Sinai campus.

From Queens: Take the Q32 bus to 57th Street and Madison Avenue. Transfer to M1, M2, M3, or M4 bus north on Madison Avenue. Get off at 98th Street or 100th Street. Cross Madison Avenue to the Mount Sinai campus.

For more information on MTA/New York City Transit, you may visit their Web site at www.mta.info/nyct/index.html.

By Train or Bus (Outside NYC)

Trains into New York arrive at either Grand Central Station (42nd St. and Park Ave.) or Pennsylvania Station (32nd St. and 7th Ave.). Long distance buses debark at the Port Authority Bus Terminal on 42nd St. and 8th Ave.

From Grand Central Station

Take the Uptown/Bronx Number 6 local train to 96th Street.

Grand Central Station serves the Metro-North Railroad. For more information on schedules and fares, you may visit the Metro-North Web site at www.mta.info/mnr/.

From Port Authority Bus Terminal

Take the Uptown/Queens N, R, or W subway train to 59th Street. Transfer to the Uptown/Bronx Number 6 local train to 96th Street.

Or ...

Take the Uptown Number 2 or 3 Express subway train to 96th Street. Then take the M96 crosstown bus at Broadway and 96th Street to 5th Avenue.

The Port Authority Bus Terminal serves several bus lines. For more information, you may visit the Port Authority Web site at www.panynj.gov.

From Pennsylvania Station

Take the Uptown/Queens E subway train to 51st Street. Transfer to the Uptown/Bronx Number 6 Local subway train to 96th Street.

Or ...

Take the Uptown Number 2 or 3 Express subway train to 96th Street. Then take the M96 crosstown bus at Broadway and 96th Street to 5th Avenue.

Pennsylvania Station serves AmtrakNew Jersey Transit, and Long Island Railroad.

 

Specific services are mentioned as a convenience, based upon our current knowledge, and do not constitute an endorsement. Alternatives exist. Verify prices and schedules.

Page Created: Dec. 19, 2017 Last Updated: Jan. 09, 2018