Residences at Fortytwo25 Apartment Homes
The Residences at Fortytwo25 Apartment Homes are located on East McDowell Road in Phoenix. Positioned approximately six miles north of the Arizona State University Tempe campus and six miles east of downtown Phoenix, this is a central location that offers easy access to the AZ-202 Loop.
The 202 Loop is the fastest route to the ASU campus in Tempe. Travel east to the Scottsdale Road exit, going south on Scottsdale until you cross Tempe Town Lake and enter the northern edge of campus. Once you pass East Rio Salado Parkway, Scottsdale will turn into Rural Road. This road cuts straight through campus, allowing you to access all university buildings.
If you don’t want to travel on the highway, take McDowell Road east to North 68th Street. Go south on 68th until it turns into College Avenue, and then turn left onto East Curry Road. Drive one block before turning south onto Scottsdale.
It takes more than two hours to walk to the ASU campus from the Residences at Fortytwo25, and the bike ride takes at least a half hour. If you don’t have access to a car, it will take you about a half hour to reach campus on the light rail or up to an hour to arrive by bus.
For the fastest route, walk about 1.5 miles to the light rail station near the corner of 44th Street and Washington Street. You can also take a route 44 bus traveling south on 44th Street to reach this train station. Once at the station, take the eastbound train heading toward Main Street and Mesa Drive. Get off at the Veterans Way and College Avenue station, which will place you on the western edge of campus.
The Residences at Fortytwo25 are located approximately five miles west of the Rolling Hills Golf Course, Phoenix Zoo, Papago Golf Course and Desert Botanical Garden. The Sky Harbor International Airport sits approximately three miles to the south, and Pierce Park is just under a mile to the north. The immediate area is home to a variety of restaurants serving everything from Indian and Mexican to Pakistani cuisine, and there are a few small bars for nighttime entertainment.