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2nd Avenue & East 79th Street

Walker’s Paradise

Upper East Side Neighborhood, New York

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2nd Avenue & East 79th Street
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2nd Avenue & East 79th 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.

2nd Avenue & East 79th Street is an eight minute walk from the 4 Lexington Avenue Express and the 6 Lexington Avenue Local at the 77 St stop.

This location is in the Upper East Side neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include John Jay Park, Metropolitan Museum Historic District and Henderson Place Historic District.

Nearby schools include Rudolf Steiner Upper School, Birch Wathen Lenox School and PS 290 Manhattan New School.

The closest grocery stores are Clear Cut Meals, Agata & Valentina and The Soft Serve Fruit Co.

Nearby coffee shops include Cafe Mola, Starbucks and Lenny's. There are 613 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Sojourn, Our Place and Hi-Life Restaurant & Lounge.

2nd Avenue & East 79th Street is near Marymount Manhattan College, Metropolitan College of New York and Loews Headquarters.

There are some bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 2nd Avenue & East 79th Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure. Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from 2nd Avenue & East 79th Street.

Rider’s Paradise

2nd Avenue & East 79th Street is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Rail lines:

  • 4 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.3 mi

  • 6 Lexington Avenue Local

    0.3 mi

  • 5 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local

    0.8 mi

  • R Broadway Local

    1.0 mi

  • Q Broadway Express

    1.0 mi

  • N Broadway Express

    1.0 mi

  • A 8 Avenue Express

    1.1 mi

  • C 8 Avenue Local

    1.1 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    1.1 mi

Bus lines:

  • M79 Yorkville - West Side

    0.0 mi

  • M15 East Harlem - South Ferry

    0.0 mi

  • M15-SBS East Harlem - South Ferry

    0.0 mi

  • M102 Harlem - East Village

    0.1 mi

  • M98 Washington Heights - Upper East Side

    0.1 mi

  • M101 East Village - Harlem

    0.1 mi

  • M103 East Harlem - City Hall

    0.1 mi

  • BxM1 Riverdale - Midtown Via 3 Ave

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:


Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

Upper East Side Neighborhood

2nd Avenue & East 79th Street is in the Upper East Side neighborhood. Upper East Side is the 19th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 98.

Residential Section of the Flatlands

The Loeb Central Park Boathouse

Olivia Italian Restaurant

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2nd Avenue & East 79th Street