253 8th Street has a Walk Score of 98 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.
253 8th Street is a four minute walk from the D 6 Avenue Express, the N Broadway Express and the R Broadway Local at the 9 St stop.
This location is in the Park Slope neighborhood in New York. 253 8th Street is near CUNY - Medgar Evers College, St. Francis College and Polytechnic Institute of New York University. Nearby parks include Detective Joseph Mayrose Park, Sol Goldman Recreation Center and Pool and Carroll Park.
Nearby schools include PS 124 Silas B Dutcher School, PS 372 Children's School (The) and Avalon Childcare Fifth Avenue.
The closest grocery stores are Food Train Market Park Slope, Steve's C-Town and Avenue Cafe & Deli.
Nearby coffee shops include Red Horse Cafe, Four & Twenty Blackbirds and PS Coffee Tea N Spices. Nearby restaurants include SUBWAY® Restaurants, Rachel's Taqueria and Fatty Daddy Tacos.
There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is mostly flat. 253 8th Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.
253 8th Street is a Rider’s Paradise with 8 nearby bus routes and 10 rail routes. The nearest routes are the B63 5TH AVENUE bus, the B61 PARK SLOPE-DOWNTOWN BKLY bus and the D 6 Avenue Express. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Enterprise CarShare.