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179 West 68th Street

179 West 68th Street

Commute to Downtown West 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, good bike lanes.

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About this Location

179 West 68th Street
New York
NY
10023

179 West 68th Street has a Walk Score of 100 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

179 West 68th Street is a six minute walk from the 1 Broadway - 7 Avenue Local and the 2 7 Avenue Express at the 66 St - Lincoln Center stop.

This location is in the Upper West Side neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Bowling Green Fountain, Seventieth Street Playground and Sheep Meadow.

Nearby schools include Blessed Sacrament School, Special Music School and High School of Arts and Technology.

The closest grocery stores are Myung Choi Grocery, The Food Emporium and Bountiful Harvest Health Food Store.

Nearby coffee shops include Cafe Luxembourg, 1991 Small Fish and Starbucks. There are 425 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Barcibo Enoteca, Dan Tempura House and Westside.

179 West 68th Street is near Sherman Square, Juilliard School and Verdi Square.

There are good bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 179 West 68th Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

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Rider’s Paradise

179 West 68th Street is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, Hertz On Demand, RelayRides and Enterprise CarShare.

Rail lines:

  • 2 7 Avenue Express

    0.1 mi

  • 1 Broadway - 7 Avenue Local

    0.1 mi

  • 3 7 Avenue Express

    0.1 mi

  • C 8 Avenue Local

    0.3 mi

  • A 8 Avenue Express

    0.3 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.3 mi

  • D 6 Avenue Express

    0.6 mi

  • Q Broadway Express

    0.8 mi

  • N Broadway Express

    0.8 mi

  • R Broadway Local

    0.8 mi

Bus lines:

  • M5 George Washington Bridge - South Ferry

    0.0 mi

  • M104 West Harlem - Times Square

    0.0 mi

  • M11 Riverbank Park & Harlem - West Village

    0.0 mi

  • M7 Harlem - 14th Street

    0.0 mi

  • M66 East Side - Lincoln Center

    0.1 mi

  • M72 72ND STREET CROSSTOWN

    0.2 mi

  • M57 57TH STREET

    0.2 mi

  • M05 5 & 6 AV - RIVERSIDE DRI

    0.2 mi

  • M72 East Side - West Side

    0.2 mi

  • Eastside NYC

    0.2 mi

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Bike shares:

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Upper West Side Neighborhood

179 West 68th Street is in the Upper West Side neighborhood. Upper West Side is the 25th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 97.

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