I-House has two entrances operating on different schedules:

500 Riverside Drive if you are arriving Monday through Saturday between 8:30am and 7:00pm.

155 Claremont Avenue if you are arriving after 7:00 pm Monday through Saturday or anytime on Sunday.

From Mid-town Manhattan

By Car

Take 72nd Street west to Riverside Drive. Travel north on Riverside Drive past Riverside Church at 122nd Street. International House is the first building to the north of the church adjacent to Sakura Park

By Taxi

Tell the driver to take you to 500 Riverside Drive just past 122nd Street. We can help you call a car service when you depart from I-House.

By Public Transportation

By Bus

The M4 and M104 buses stop at 122nd Street and Broadway. Get off at that stop, walk up on 122nd Street and make a right at Riverside Dr. 

By Train

Take the 1 train to 125th Street. From there walk south on Broadway to Tiemann Place. Walk up Tiemann Pl. and make a left at Riverside Dr.

From Connecticut, Westchester, or New Jersey (via GWB)

Take the Henry Hudson South to the 125th Street exit. At the bottom of the ramp, go straight for three blocks and make a left on St. Clair Place. Drive one block to the stop sign and make the first possible right onto Riverside Drive. Drive up the hill two blocks and we are on the left hand side.

From the Airports

By Taxi:
If you have a lot of luggage we recommend you take a taxi. Please direct driver to Riverside Drive between 123rd St. and 124th St.

Taxi Service not including toll charges or tip:
From JFK airport $52 flat fare to anywhere in Manhattan
From La Guardia airport $35 (approximate metered fare)
From Newark airport $70 (approximate)

By Public Transportation:
From JFK Airport (approximate time 1 hr 45 min)
Take the Air Train toward Queens to Sutphin/Jamaica Station (cost is approximately $10).
Once there take the E in the direction of Downtown (cost $2.50 for a single ride with free transfers) to 42nd St. stop.
Transfer to the 1 Train heading Uptown and get off at 125th St.
Exit the train station near Broadway & Tiemann Place (use the escalator).
Turn right onto Tiemann Pl. and walk two blocks to end.
Turn left onto Riverside Dr. and walk to the top of the hill to 500 Riverside Dr.

If going to the 155 Claremont Ave. entrance of I-House walk one block West on Tiemann and turn left onto Claremont Ave. Walk one and half blocks South to 155 Claremont Ave.

From La Guardia Airport (approximate time 1 hr 15 min)
Take the M60 bus(cost $2.50 for a single ride with exact change required) heading to Morningside Heights and get off at Amsterdam Ave and LaSalle St. This stop will be just after the bus turns onto Amsterdam Ave.
Walk to LaSalle St. and turn right so that you are heading west.
Walk west on LaSalle St. until you come to Claremont Ave. (2 blocks).

If entering through the 155 Claremont Avenue Entrance, turn left and walk ½ block to 155 Claremont. You will see a blue International House awning in front of you.

If entering through the Riverside Entrance, follow the same directions to Claremont Avenue, but turn right and head north one block to Tiemann Pl.
Turn left on Tiemann Pl. and walk one block West to Riverside Drive.
Turn left onto Riverside Dr. and walk to the top of the hill to 500 Riverside Dr.

From Newark Airport (approximate time 1 hr 30 min)
Take the Air Train (cost approximately $5.50) to Newark Airport Station.
Then take NJ Transit Northeast Corridor Line to NYC-Penn Station (cost approximately $12.50).
Then take the 1 train from 34th St-Penn Station in the direction of Uptown to 125th St (cost $2.50 for a single ride).
Exit the train station near Broadway & Tiemann Place (use the escalator).
Turn right onto Tiemann Pl. and walk two blocks to end.
Turn left onto Riverside Dr. and walk to the top of the hill to 500 Riverside Dr.

If going to the 155 Claremont Ave. entrance of I-House walk one block on Tiemann and turn left onto Claremont Ave. Walk to 155 Claremont Ave. where you will see a blue International House awning in front of you.