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Douglass Street

Douglass Street

Commute to Downtown New York

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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Douglass Street

Douglass Street has a Walk Score of 95 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

Douglass Street is a four minute walk from the D 6 Avenue Express, the N Broadway Express and the R Broadway Local at the Union St stop.

This location is in the Gowanus neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Garden of Union, Thomas Greene Playground and Park Slope Playground.

Nearby schools include PS 133 William A Butler School, Park Slope Christian Academy and P.S. 77 School.

The closest grocery stores are Premium Foods Inc, Key Food and BACK TO EARTH HEALTH FOOD STORE.

Nearby coffee shops include Venticinque Cafe, A' Putia and Konditori. Nearby restaurants include Sheep Station, Ghenet and Zuzu Ramen.

Douglass Street is near Thomas Greene Playground, Dean Playground and J.J. Byrne Playground.

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

Travel Time Map

Explore how far you can travel by car, bus, bike and foot from Douglass Street.

Rider’s Paradise

Douglass Street is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Enterprise CarShare.

Rail lines:

  • D 6 Avenue Express

    0.2 mi

  • N Broadway Express

    0.2 mi

  • R Broadway Local

    0.2 mi

  • 4 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • 2 7 Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • 3 7 Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • Q Broadway Express

    0.4 mi

  • 5 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.4 mi

  • Port Jefferson

    0.4 mi

Bus lines:

  • B63 Bay Ridge - Cobble Hill

    0.1 mi

  • B103 Canarsie - Downtown Brooklyn Ltd

    0.2 mi

  • B65 Downtown Brooklyn - Crown Heights

    0.3 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

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Gowanus Neighborhood

Douglass Street is in the Gowanus neighborhood. Gowanus is the 36th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 96.

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