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Mercer Drive

Commute to Downtown Austin


Most errands require a car.

Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options.


Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

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About this Location

Mercer Drive

Mercer Drive has a Walk Score of 48 out of 100. This location is a Car-Dependent neighborhood so most errands require a car.

This location is in the MLK neighborhood in Austin. Nearby parks include Givens Park, Govalle Playground and Springdale Park.

Nearby schools include Ortega Elementary School, Govalle Elementary School and Sims Elementary School.

The closest grocery stores are ATM (D J's Food & Gas), ATM (Bestop Food Market) and Double R Grocery.

Nearby coffee shops include Zhi Tea Gallery, Tropical Smoothie Cafe and The Chocolate Cup. Nearby restaurants include McDonald's, MR.Catfish & More and Pizza Hut.

Mercer Drive is near Givens Park, Springdale Park and Parque Zaragoza Neighborhood Park.

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

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Some Transit

Mercer Drive has some transit which means a few nearby public transportation options. Car sharing is available from RelayRides and Getaround.

Bus lines:

  • 300 Govalle

    0.0 mi

  • 2 Rosewood

    0.1 mi

  • 135 Dell Limited

    0.3 mi

  • 350 Airport Blvd

    0.3 mi

Car shares:

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MLK Neighborhood

Mercer Drive is in the MLK neighborhood. MLK is the 47th most walkable neighborhood in Austin with a neighborhood Walk Score of 39.

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