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8th Avenue

Commute to Downtown 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

8th Avenue
New York

8th Avenue has a Walk Score of 99 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

8th Avenue is a one minute walk from the F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local and the G Brooklyn-Queens Crosstown at the 7 Av stop.

This location is in the Midtown neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Detective Joseph Mayrose Park, Prospect Park and Washington Park.

Nearby schools include St Saviour Elementary School, St Saviour High School and PS 107 John W Kimball School.

The closest grocery stores are Kim's Fruit & Vegetable Store, Avenue Cafe & Deli and Park Slope Deli & Grocery.

Nearby coffee shops include Gather, Crespella and Cusp. Nearby restaurants include Dizzy's, Yummy Taco and New Yummy Taco.

8th Avenue is near Detective Joseph Mayrose Park, J.J. Byrne Playground and Prospect Park.

There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 8th Avenue 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 8th Avenue.

Rider’s Paradise

8th Avenue is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Enterprise CarShare.

Rail lines:

  • F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local

    0.1 mi

  • G Brooklyn-Queens Crosstown

    0.1 mi

  • N Broadway Express

    0.6 mi

  • D 6 Avenue Express

    0.6 mi

  • R Broadway Local

    0.6 mi

  • 3 7 Avenue Express

    0.8 mi

  • 4 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.8 mi

  • 2 7 Avenue Express

    0.8 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.9 mi

  • Q Broadway Express

    0.9 mi

Bus lines:

  • B61 Park Slope - Downtown Brooklyn

    0.0 mi

  • B67 Brooklyn Navy Yard - Kensington

    0.1 mi

  • B69 Downtown Brooklyn - Kensington

    0.1 mi


    0.1 mi

Car shares:

Bike shares:

Midtown Neighborhood

8th Avenue is in the Midtown neighborhood. Midtown is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 99.

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