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Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street

East Harlem, New York East Harlem, New York

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation.

Bikeable

Mostly flat, good bike lanes.

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About this Location

Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street
New York
NY
10029

Lexington Avenue & East 97th 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.

Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street is a two minute walk from the 4 Lexington Avenue Express and the 6 Lexington Avenue Local at the 96 St stop.

This location is in the East Harlem neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Samuel Seabury Playground, Monterey Public Garden and Sunshine Playground.

Nearby schools include PS 198 Isador & Ida Straus School, PS 77 Lower Lab School and Hunter College Elementary School.

The closest grocery stores are Nunez Grocery, Fresh From the Farm and KSP Supermarket Inc.

Nearby coffee shops include Starbucks, Dough Loco and SWEET STOP CAFE. There are 316 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including ABV, Acna Pizza Corporation and Judy's Spanish Restaurant.

Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street is near Metropolitan College of New York, Barnes & Noble Headquarters and Marymount Manhattan College.

There are good bike lanes and the terrain is mostly flat. Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

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Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street.

Rider’s Paradise

Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, Hertz On Demand, Enterprise CarShare and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • 4 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.1 mi

  • 6 Lexington Avenue Local

    0.1 mi

  • 5 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.6 mi

  • C 8 Avenue Local

    0.8 mi

  • A 8 Avenue Express

    0.8 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.8 mi

  • 3 7 Avenue Express

    0.9 mi

  • 2 7 Avenue Express

    0.9 mi

Bus lines:

  • M96 East Side - West Side

    0.1 mi

  • M101 East Village - Harlem

    0.1 mi

  • M103 East Harlem - City Hall

    0.1 mi

  • M102 Harlem - East Village

    0.1 mi

  • M98 Washington Heights - Upper East Side

    0.1 mi

  • BxM1 Riverdale - Midtown Via 3 Ave

    0.1 mi

  • M102 3RD - LEXINGTON - LENOX

    0.2 mi

  • M103 125 ST-CITY HALL

    0.2 mi

  • M101 FTGEO TO 6ST3A

    0.2 mi

  • M106 East Harlem - West Side

    0.2 mi

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East Harlem Neighborhood

Lexington Avenue & East 97th Street is in the East Harlem neighborhood. East Harlem is the 43rd most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 96.

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