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Ocean Avenue

Commute to Downtown New York

Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation.


Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

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About this Location

Ocean Avenue

Ocean Avenue has a Walk Score of 82 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Ocean Avenue is a seven minute walk from the Q Broadway Express at the Avenue H stop.

This location is in the Midwood neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Hot Spot Tot Lot, Rachel Haber Cohen Playground and Paul W Kolbert Park.

Nearby schools include Masores Bais Yaakov, Yeshiva Gedolah Bais Yisroel and Practical Learning Center Inc.

The closest grocery stores are Midwood Deli Inc, Metropolitan Food Services and David Supermarket.

Nearby coffee shops include LEES DELI, Dunkin' Donuts and Anna's Cafe. Nearby restaurants include AAA Buffet and Grill, Bella Pizza and Kamshing.

Ocean Avenue is near SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Nostrand Playground and Amersfort Park.

There are some bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. Ocean Avenue is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

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Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from Ocean Avenue.

Rider’s Paradise

Ocean Avenue is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Rail lines:

  • Q Broadway Express

    0.3 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.6 mi

  • 5 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.6 mi

  • 2 7 Avenue Express

    0.6 mi

  • F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local

    1.0 mi

Bus lines:

  • B49 Manhattan Beach - Bedford-Stuyvesant

    0.0 mi

  • BM4 Gerritsen Beach - Downtown/Midtown

    0.0 mi

  • BM3 Sheepshead Bay - Downtown/Midtown

    0.0 mi

  • BM1 Mill Basin - Downtown/Midtown

    0.0 mi

  • B11 Sunset Park - Midwood

    0.2 mi

  • B6 Bath Beach - East New York

    0.2 mi

Car shares:

Midwood Neighborhood

Ocean Avenue is in the Midwood neighborhood. Midwood is the 110th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 89.

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