M7 (New York City bus)

The Columbus Avenue Line is a public transit line in Manhattan, New York City, running mostly along Columbus Avenue, 116th Street, and Lenox Avenue from Lower Manhattan to Harlem. Originally a streetcar line, it is now the M7 bus route, operated by the New York City Transit Authority, a division of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

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Columbus / Amsterdam /
Sixth / Seventh / Lenox Avenues Line
An M7 bus at Madison Square Park, along which the route ran prior to 2009
Overview
SystemMTA New York City Bus
OperatorNew York City Transit Authority
GarageMother Clara Hale Depot
VehicleDaimler Chrysler Orion VII
New Flyer Xcelsior XDE40
Began service1892 (train)
1936 (streetcar)
1962 (bus)
2009-2010 (current alignment)
Route
LocaleManhattan
Start14th Street / 6th Avenue
ViaSixth Avenue (northbound)
Seventh Avenue (southbound)
Amsterdam Avenue (northbound)
Columbus Avenue (southbound)
Lenox Avenue
EndHarlem 147th Street
Length7.6 miles (12.2 km)[1] (southbound)
Service
Operates24 hours
Annual patronage1,237,163 (2020)[2]
TransfersYes (within 2 hours)
TimetableM7
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