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Rittenhouse Square

Rittenhouse Square

Commute to Downtown Camden

Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation.

Biker’s Paradise

Flat as a pancake, excellent bike lanes.

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Rittenhouse Square

Rittenhouse Square has a Walk Score of 100 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

Rittenhouse Square is a nine minute walk from the 10 13th-Market to 63rd-Malvern, the 11 13th-Market to Darby Trans Cntr and the 13 13th-Market to Yeadon-Darby at the 19th St Trolley Station stop.

This location is in the Center City West neighborhood in Philadelphia. Nearby parks include Rittenhouse Square, Rittenhouse Square and Fitler Square.

Nearby schools include Freire Charter School, City Center Academy and Greenfield Albert M School.

The closest grocery stores are Max's Produce, Food & Friends and Rittenhouse Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Spread Bagelry, Mary Cassatt Tea Room & Garden and Saxbys Coffee Rittenhouse. Nearby restaurants include Twenty Manning Grill, D'Angelo's Ristorante Italiano and Seafood Unlimited.

Rittenhouse Square is near Rittenhouse Square, Curtis Institute of Music and Comcast Headquarters.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. Rittenhouse Square is a Biker’s Paradise, daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Rider’s Paradise

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

Rail lines:

  • 13 13th-Market to Yeadon-Darby

    0.3 mi

  • 11 13th-Market to Darby Trans Cntr

    0.3 mi

  • 34 13th-Market to 61st-Baltimore

    0.3 mi

  • 36 13th-Market to 80th-Eastwick

    0.3 mi

  • 10 13th-Market to 63rd-Malvern

    0.3 mi

  • Chestnut Hill West Line Chestnut Hill West Line

    0.5 mi

  • Wilmington/Newark Line Wilmington/Newark Line

    0.5 mi

  • Chestnut Hill East Line Chestnut Hill East Line

    0.5 mi

  • Cynwyd Line Cynwyd Line

    0.5 mi

  • Airport Line Airport Line

    0.5 mi

Bus lines:

  • 17 Front-Mkt to 20-Johnston/Broad-Pat

    0.0 mi

  • 12 3rd-Pine to 50th-Woodland

    0.0 mi

  • 21 Penn's Landing to 69th St TC

    0.1 mi

  • 42 Penn's Landing to Wycombe

    0.1 mi

  • 9 4th-Walnut to Andorra

    0.1 mi

Car shares:

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Center City West Neighborhood

Rittenhouse Square is in the Center City West neighborhood. Center City West is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Philadelphia with a neighborhood Walk Score of 98.

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