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Leighton Street

Very Walkable

East Cambridge Neighborhood, Cambridge

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Leighton Street

Leighton Street has a Walk Score of 85 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Leighton Street is a three minute walk from the Green Line at the Lechmere - Green Line stop.

This location is in the East Cambridge neighborhood in Cambridge. Nearby parks include Lechmere Canal Park, Lechmere Square and Lechmere Canal Park.

Nearby schools include Antheneum Building Cambridge, Ma, Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Boston and Bunker Hill Community College.

The closest grocery stores are Whole Foods Market, SJR Foods and The Brother's Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Museum Market, Finagle a Bagel and Dunkin' Donuts. There are 47 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Lingo Restaurant, Chipotle Mexican Grill and TB Restaurant Management.

Leighton Street is near Genzyme Headquarters, Cambridge College and Harvard University.

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

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Excellent Transit

Leighton Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Hertz On Demand.

Rail lines:

  • Green Line

    0.2 mi

  • Orange Line

    0.3 mi

  • Red Line

    0.7 mi

Bus lines:

  • 88

    0.2 mi

  • 69

    0.2 mi

  • 87

    0.2 mi

  • 80

    0.2 mi

  • 92

    0.6 mi

  • 89/93

    0.6 mi

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Biker’s Paradise

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

East Cambridge Neighborhood

Leighton Street is in the East Cambridge neighborhood. East Cambridge is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Cambridge with a neighborhood Walk Score of 89.

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