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8th Avenue & West 117th Street

Harlem, New York Harlem, New York

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation.

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

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About this Location

8th Avenue & West 117th Street
New York
NY
10026

8th Avenue & West 117th 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.

8th Avenue & West 117th Street is a one minute walk from the A 8 Avenue Express, the B 6 Avenue Express and the C 8 Avenue Local at the 116 St stop.

This location is in the Harlem neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Morningside Park, Lafayette Square and Samuel Triangle.

Nearby schools include Central Harlem Montessori School, New York French-American Charter School and PS 180 Hugo Newman School.

The closest grocery stores are Best Yet Market, Community Food Resources and Darou Salam Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Starbucks, Double Dutch Espresso and Frederick Cafe Bistro. There are 184 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Lido, SUBWAY® Restaurants and Subway.

8th Avenue & West 117th Street is near Columbia University, Barnard College and Jewish Theological Seminary of America.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 8th Avenue & West 117th Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

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Rider’s Paradise

8th Avenue & West 117th Street is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from RelayRides, Zipcar, Enterprise CarShare and Hertz On Demand.

Rail lines:

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.0 mi

  • C 8 Avenue Local

    0.0 mi

  • A 8 Avenue Express

    0.0 mi

  • 3 7 Avenue Express

    0.3 mi

  • 2 7 Avenue Express

    0.3 mi

  • D 6 Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • 1 Broadway - 7 Avenue Local

    0.5 mi

  • New Haven

    0.8 mi

  • Hudson

    0.8 mi

  • Harlem

    0.8 mi

Bus lines:

  • M10 Harlem - Columbus Circle

    0.0 mi

  • M116 West Side - East Harlem

    0.0 mi

  • M7 Harlem - 14th Street

    0.0 mi

  • M3 Fort George - East Village

    0.1 mi

  • M2 Washington Heights - East Village

    0.2 mi

Car shares:

Harlem Neighborhood

8th Avenue & West 117th Street is in the Harlem neighborhood. Harlem is the 41st most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 96.

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