This week, we'll be exploring SEPTA's Route 73! The Route 73 is City Division Bus Route that serves the Port Richmond neighborhood of Philadelphia. The two terminus for this route are the Richmond-Westmoreland Loop and the Frankford Transportation Center.
The Route 73 is a short route, travelling only 4.5 miles on each one-way trip. The Route 73 makes 133 trips on a typical weekday, totaling 1,197 miles in a day. Between these 133 trips, this route carries about 2,791 riders.
The Route 73 is one of 27 routes that provides Nite Owl Service on the SEPTA System. This means that it runs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, so you can always count on the Route 73 for a ride! The 73 connectss with the Market-Frankford Line and 18 other bus routes at Frankford Transportation Center. Route 73 riders can also connect to the Trenton Regional Rail Line at Bridesburg Station,
If you're in the Port Richmond area and need a ride, hop the Route 73 and let SEPTA do the driving!