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Lafayette Avenue

Walker’s Paradise

Fort Greene Neighborhood, New York

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Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn
NY
11217

Lafayette Avenue has a Walk Score of 100 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

Lafayette Avenue is a one minute walk from the G Brooklyn-Queens Crosstown at the Fulton St stop.

This location is in the Fort Greene neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Fowler Square, Brooklyn Academy of Music Historic District and Cuyler Park.

Nearby schools include Hanson Place Elementary School, The Brooklyn Waldorf School and Brooklyn Music School.

The closest grocery stores are Fresh Garden, Greene Grape Provisions and R & J Food Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Cafe Paulette, Starbucks and BitterSweet. There are 271 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including The Smoke Joint, Lean Crust Pizza and Moe's Bar & Lounge.

Lafayette Avenue is near St. Joseph's College New York, Pratt Institute and Polytechnic Institute of New York University.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. Lafayette Avenue is a Biker’s Paradise, daily errands can be accomplished on a bike. Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

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Rider’s Paradise

Lafayette Avenue 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:

  • G Brooklyn-Queens Crosstown

    0.0 mi

  • C 8 Avenue Local

    0.1 mi

  • A 8 Avenue Express

    0.1 mi

  • Port Jefferson

    0.2 mi

  • Babylon

    0.2 mi

  • West Hempstead

    0.2 mi

  • Hempstead

    0.2 mi

  • Ronkonkoma

    0.2 mi

  • City Zone

    0.2 mi

  • Long Beach

    0.2 mi

Bus lines:

  • B26 Downtown Brooklyn - Ridgewood

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  • B25 Dwntn Bklyn & DUMBO - Broadway Junction

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  • B52 Downtown Brooklyn - Ridgewood

    0.0 mi

  • B38 DEKALB AVENUE

    0.1 mi

  • B26 HALSEY STREET

    0.1 mi

  • B25 FULTON STREET

    0.1 mi

  • B52 GATES AVENUE

    0.1 mi

  • B38 Ridgewood - Downtown Brooklyn

    0.2 mi

  • B45 Downtown Brooklyn - Crown Heights

    0.2 mi

  • B67 Downtown Brooklyn - Kensington

    0.2 mi

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Biker’s Paradise

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

Fort Greene Neighborhood

Lafayette Avenue is in the Fort Greene neighborhood. Fort Greene is the 44th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 96.

Fort Greene Historic District

S. Oxford St.

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