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201 West 79th Street

201 West 79th 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, excellent bike lanes.

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About this Location

201 West 79th Street
New York

201 West 79th 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.

201 West 79th Street is a three minute walk from the 1 Broadway - 7 Avenue Local and the 2 7 Avenue Express at the 79 St stop.

This location is in the Upper West Side neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include The West 79th Street Boat Basin, Tecumseh Playground and Margaret Mead Green.

Nearby schools include Rodeph Sholom School, PS 87 William Sherman School and PS 87 William T. Sherman School.

The closest grocery stores are Amsterdam Gourmet Shop Inc, Unique News and Organic Avenue.

Nearby coffee shops include Treat House, White Rock Cafe and Irving Farm Coffee Roasters. There are 424 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Barley & Grain, Monaco and Saravana Bhavan.

201 West 79th Street is near Tecumseh Playground, GreenFlea Flea Market (SUNDAY) and Riverside Park.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 201 West 79th Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

Travel Time Map

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Rider’s Paradise

201 West 79th 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

  • C 8 Avenue Local

    0.3 mi

  • A 8 Avenue Express

    0.3 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.3 mi

  • 3 7 Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • D 6 Avenue Express

    1.1 mi

  • 4 Lexington Avenue Express

    1.2 mi

  • 6 Lexington Avenue Local

    1.2 mi

Bus lines:

  • M11 Riverbank Park & Harlem - West Village

    0.0 mi

  • M7 Harlem - 14th Street

    0.0 mi

  • M79 Yorkville - West Side

    0.0 mi

  • M104 West Harlem - Times Square

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

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Upper West Side Neighborhood

201 West 79th 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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