Destination

Amtrak 30th Street Station

30th Street Station, which was first opened in 1933, is the main railroad station in Philadelphia and is a major stop on Amtrak's Northeast and Keystone Corridors. This train station is one of the busiest intercity passenger railroad facilities in the United States. It is within walking distance of various attractions in West Philadelphia, notably the University of Pennsylvania, CHOP, Drexel University, and the University City Science Center, all in University City.

How to get there

Trains from Amtrak, SEPTA and New Jersey Transit serve the station. SEPTA's Market-Frankford Line and SEPTA's Subway/Surface Lines stop less than a half block from the southwest entrance to 30th Street Station. A number of the SEPTA's bus lines include stops at the station on their routes.

Rail Lines

Airport Line Regional Rail

Warminster Line Regional Rail

Wilmington/Newark Line Regional Rail

West Trenton Line Regional Rail

Media/Elwyn Line Regional Rail

Lansdale/Doylestown Line Regional Rail

Paoli/Thorndale Line Regional Rail

Manayunk/Norristown Line Regional Rail

Cynwyd Line Regional Rail

Chestnut Hill East Line Regional Rail

Trenton Line Regional Rail

Fox Chase Regional Rail

Chestnut Hill West Regional Rail

Subway Lines

Market-Frankford Line

Fare

Center City Philadelphia Regional Rail Zone

Hours

Ticket Office Hours:

6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. | Monday through Friday

8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. | Saturday

8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Sunday

Connecting Services

SEPTA Airport Line

Amtrak

NJ Transit Atlantic City Line

NJ Transit Route 316

Market-Frankford Line

Bus Route 9, 30, 31, 44, 62, 124, 125, LUCY

Trolley Route 10, 11, 13, 34, 36

Other Amenities

22 bike racks are available, accommodating a total of 100 bicycles.

Inside the station offers food and gift shops.

Upcoming Local Happenings
World cafe

Free At Noon

World Cafe Live

WXPN's Free At Noon is held every Friday at World Cafe Live and always features fabulous music. Heading to the show? Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to 30th Street Station, the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley to 30th or Bus Routes 21 & 42.

20170331 00:00 20170401 00:00 America/New_York Free At Noon <p>WXPN&#39;s Free At Noon is held every Friday at World Cafe Live and always features <a href="http://www.xpn.org/events/free-at-noon">fabulous music</a>. Heading to the show? Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to 30th Street Station, the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley to 30th or Bus Routes 21 &amp; 42.</p> 3025 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Plan Your Trip


Ig trolley steps

Philadelphia Furniture Show

23rd Street Armory

Home furnishings, ranging from innovative contemporary designs to adaptations of classical styles, are on view Friday, 3/31 thru Sunday, 4/2 at the Philadelphia Furniture Show, a nationally acclaimed event that runs this weekend at the 23rd Street Armory. Note - you need a ticket. Get here on SEPTA. Hop a Trolley to 22nd or catch Routes 7, 9, 12, 21, 42 or 44.

20170331 00:00 20170403 00:00 America/New_York Philadelphia Furniture Show <p>Home furnishings, ranging from innovative contemporary designs to adaptations of classical styles, are on view Friday, 3/31 thru Sunday, 4/2 at the <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.philadelphiafurnitureshow.com/">Philadelphia Furniture Show</a>, a nationally acclaimed event that runs this weekend at the 23rd Street Armory. Note - you need a ticket. Get here on SEPTA. Hop a Trolley to 22nd or catch Routes 7, 9, 12, 21, 42 or 44.</p> 22 S 23rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19103, United States Plan Your Trip


Robot

Robot Revolution at The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute

Think you could beat a robot in a game of tic-tac-toe? Put your skills to the test at Robot Revolution, a new exhibition at The Franklin Institute that features a collection of robots gathered from around the world. Supported by Google.org and The Boeing Company, the interactive display explores how these fascinating machines can change how we live, work and play. Feel a therapeutic baby seal robot react to your touch, watch soccer-playing 'bots in action and more through this immersive museum opportunity. Best part - if you've got a SEPTA Pass, we've got a Pass Perk that saves you $5! And you can get here on SEPTA! Short walk from Suburban, 15th, City Hall and 19th Street Stations. Or hop Routes 7, 33, 38 or 48.

20161008 00:00 20170331 00:00 America/New_York Robot Revolution at The Franklin Institute <p>Think you could beat a robot in a game of tic-tac-toe? Put your skills to the test at <em><a href="http://www.uwishunu.com/2016/09/franklin-institute-reveals-world-robots-new-immersive-exhibition/#sm.000k5zfg28cedhi11hf158ntwuyvz">Robot Revolution</a></em>, a new exhibition at The Franklin Institute that features a collection of robots gathered from around the world. Supported by Google.org and The Boeing Company, the interactive display explores how these fascinating machines can change how we live, work and play. Feel a therapeutic baby seal robot react to your touch, watch soccer-playing &#39;bots in action and more through this immersive museum opportunity. Best part - if you&#39;ve got a SEPTA Pass, we&#39;ve got a <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/134">Pass Perk</a> that saves you $5! And you can get here on SEPTA! Short walk from Suburban, 15th, City Hall and 19th Street Stations. Or hop Routes 7, 33, 38 or 48.</p> 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


Barnes

First Sunday

Barnes Foundation

The Barnes Foundation marks the first Sunday of the month (this Sunday!) with free admission to its impressive galleries including its special exhibition Live and Life Will Give You Pictures. Free tickets are required and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Get here on SEPTA Routes 2, 7, 32, 33, 38 or 48.

20170402 00:00 20170403 00:00 America/New_York First Sunday <p>The Barnes Foundation marks the first Sunday of the month (this Sunday!) with <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.barnesfoundation.org/visit/philadelphia/free-first-sundays">free admission</a> to its impressive galleries including its special exhibition <em>Live and Life Will Give You Pictures</em>. Free tickets are required and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Get here on SEPTA Routes 2, 7, 32, 33, 38 or 48.</p> 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


Tedxpenn

TEDxPenn

Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

This Saturday, 4/1, some of the most innovative minds in the world converge at the University of Pennsylvania for TEDxPenn, a daylong, multidisciplinary conference that this year focuses on the theme of Rise and Run. Speakers will talk about their own interpretation of the theme, whether it relates to math or the literal meaning of rise and run. For ticket information, please visit tedxpenn.com. To get here on SEPTA, hop Regional Rail to 30th Street, the Market-Frankford Line t0 34th Street, Trolley to 36th Street or Routes 21, 30 or 42.

20170401 00:00 20170402 00:00 America/New_York TEDxPenn <p>This Saturday, 4/1, some of the most innovative minds in the world converge at the University of Pennsylvania for <a class="trackingoutbound" href="https://www.tedxpenn.com/">TEDxPenn</a>, a daylong, multidisciplinary conference that this year focuses on the theme of Rise and Run. Speakers will talk about their own interpretation of the theme, whether it relates to math or the literal meaning of rise and run. For ticket information, please visit <a href="https://www.tedxpenn.com/">tedxpenn.com</a>. To get here on SEPTA, hop Regional Rail to 30th Street, the Market-Frankford Line t0 34th Street, Trolley to 36th Street or Routes 21, 30 or 42.</p> 3680 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


Art museum sketch

Pay What You Wish

Philadelphia Museum Of Art

On Wednesday, it's Pay What You Wish night at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. What does this mean? It starts at a penny but support with whatever amount you wish. So come on your own, with family, or with friends and get there on SEPTA. Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 & 48 serve the Museum area. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to discover your best way there.

20170329 00:00 20170330 00:00 America/New_York Pay What You Wish <p>On Wednesday, it&#39;s Pay What You Wish night at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. What does this mean? It starts at a penny but support with whatever amount you wish. So come on your own, with family, or with friends and get there on SEPTA. Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 &amp; 48 serve the Museum area. Click PLAN YOUR TRIP to discover your best way there.</p> 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130 Plan Your Trip


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Art After 5

Philadelphia Museum of Art

On the last Friday of the month, the Philadelphia Museum of Art pulls out all the stops for its Art After 5 event. Tonight, the museum welcomes guests for Rebel, Rebel, a party featuring tunes by DJ lil'dave, a poetry workshop, unconventional gallery tours, a performance by Brian Sanders' popular modern dance troupe JUNK and more. Cost is included in the price of museum admission which is $2 less if you've got a SEPTA Pass! Get there on SEPTA Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 & 48.

20170331 00:00 20170401 00:00 America/New_York Art After 5 <p>On the last Friday of the month, the Philadelphia Museum of Art pulls out all the stops for its Art After 5 event. Tonight, the museum welcomes guests for <a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.philamuseum.org/fridaynights">Rebel, Rebel</a>, a party featuring tunes by DJ lil&#39;dave, a poetry workshop, unconventional gallery tours, a performance by Brian Sanders&#39; popular modern dance troupe JUNK and more. Cost is included in the price of museum admission which is $2 less if you&#39;ve got a <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/99">SEPTA Pass</a>! Get there on SEPTA Bus Routes 7, 32, 38, 43 &amp; 48.</p> 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, United States Plan Your Trip


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