8th Avenue & West 117th Street has a Walk Score of 97 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, The Orange Peel and Frederick Cafe Bistro. There are 185 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.