Atlantic Avenue

Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278) in Brooklyn
Eastern Terminus:
Van Wyck Expressway (I-678) in Queens
Distance:
10.26 miles
Counties:
Kings, Queens

Atlantic Avenue is a major east/west route in Brooklyn. It begins at the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278) near the East River. It runs west into Queens and ends at the Van Wyck Expressway (I-678). The entire length is a four- to six-lane road. The section east of Flatbush Avenue is divided. In certain areas of Brooklyn, there are elevated subway tracks in the center.

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