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Directions to SLA

From Airport

SEPTA Regional Rail (Commuter Train)

After exiting security, follow the signs for Trains to Center City. Proceed down the steps/elevator/escalator onto the platform. Board any train bound for Center City (as denoted by the blue-gray sign next to the trains doors).

Trains operate every 30 minutes and leave the following stations:

Terminals E/F: 9 and 39 minutes after the hour.
Terminals C/D: 11 and 41 minutes after the hour.
Terminal B: 12 and 42 minutes after the hour.
Terminal A: 13 and 43 minutes after the hour.

Trains arrive at 30th Street Station 30 and 60 minutes after the hour respectively. All Tickets to Center City Philadelphia are $7 and can be purchased onboard the train (cash only - change is given). Traveling directly to EduCon? Use our bag check (Friday Night) and See From Amtrak/Regional Rail below for continuing directions. Going to the parkway hotels? Sburban Station is located a short distance from parkway hotels on Arch Street between 16th and 17th Streets. Airport trains arrive at Suburban Station 5 and 35 minutes after the hour.

Lady Liberty Shuttle

In addition, the Lady Liberty Airport Shuttle provides service directly to SLA for a flat fee of $10 per person.

Cabs

Taxis are located at Zone 5 on the commercial vehicle roadway (located adjacent to the baggage claims). The general fare between the Airport and Center City is $28.50 with an additional $1 for each additional passenger (max $3).

From Amtrak / Septas Regional Rail (30thth Street Station)

Septa Regional Rail Passengers: After exiting your train, follow the signs for the Amtrak concourse (located South of tracks 1 and 2). Walk down the ramp and continue straight. Turn left at Stairway 9 and walk through the concourse towards 29th street. Continue reading below.

Amtrak Passengers: After exiting your train, look for the big bronze statue on the East end of the station (by stairways 1 and 2). Continue reading below.

All Passengers (continued from above):
Exit through these doors onto 29th street and turn right. At the traffic light, turn left and walk across the bridge. After walking over the bridge, continue straight and cross 22nd street. Then, turn left and walk north along 22nd street. SLA is one block ahead on the right.

Traveling to the Parkway Hotels:
Passengers should use the Septa Regional Rail to access Suburban Station. If traveling on Amtrak, keep your ticket stub, and proceed up the ramp located behind Stairway 9. Board any train on SEPTA Tracks 1, 2 or 5 (the 3 tracks closest to the Dunkin Donuts / Auntie Annes). Exit at Suburban Station (the next stop), and follow signs for 16-17 and Arch Streets. Travel on the Regional Rail is free for Amtrak passengers.

Trolley Directions:
Instead of walking towards 29th street, walk towards the food court behind Stairway 10. Walk through the food court and exit through the doors adjacent to the Wachovia ATMs. Walk to the subway station at the NW corner of 30th and Market streets. Walk down the steps and continue through the fare gate. Rides are $2 or $1.55 when using tokens (available in any denomination greater than 1 from the token vending machines near the fare gate). After entering the fare system, walk towards the green staircase on the left side of the concourse. Continue onto the platform (labeled Trolleys towards City Hall). Board any trolley from this station. Pull the cord to signal a stop at the next station. Exit at 22nd street and use the staircase located at the SE corner of 22nd and Market streets. Walk across Market street. SLA is one block ahead on the right.

From Septa Trolleys

Take any Subway Surface Line Trolley (Routes 10, 11, 13, 34, 36) to 22nd street. Rides are $2 or $1.55 when using tokens (available in any denomination greater than 1 from the token vending machines near the fare gate). Exit at 22nd street and use the staircase located at the NE (Westbound Trolleys) or SE (Eastbound Trolleys) corner of 22nd and Market streets. SLA is one block north (under the two overpasses) on the right.

From Septa Market Frankford Line

From 30th-69th Streets and Millbourne Stations: Take any Eastbound (Frankford-Bound) MFL train to 30th street. Exit the train and go up the staircase. Walk towards the green staircase labeled Trolleys towards City Hall. Board any trolley from this station. Pull the cord to signal a stop at the next station. Exit at 22nd street and use the staircase located at the SE corner of 22nd and Market streets. Walk across Market street. SLA is one block ahead on the right. Rides are $2 or $1.55 when using tokens (available in any denomination greater than 1 from the token vending machines near the fare gate).

From All Other Stations: Take any Westbound (69th-Bound) MFL train to 15th street. Exit the train and follow the signs for Westbound Trolleys. Board any trolley and exit at 22nd street. When exiting use the staircase located at the NE corner of 22nd and Market streets. SLA is one block north (under the two overpasses) on the right. Rides are $2 or $1.55 when using tokens (available in any denomination greater than 1 from the token vending machines near the fare gate).

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