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Suburban Station

For almost a century, Suburban Station has served Philadelphia as a hub of travel and business. Located in Center City beneath Penn Center, adjacent to City Hall, this Art Deco rail station is a stop on all SEPTA Regional Rail Lines as well as a connection point to the Market-Frankford Line and Broad Street Line.

Nearly 100,000 visitors, travelers, and commuters pass through Suburban Station on a daily basis.

How to get there

On SEPTA of course!! Located in Center City beneath Penn Center, adjacent to City Hall, this art deco rail station is a stop on all SEPTA Regional Rail Lines as well as a connection point to theMarket-Frankford Line, Broad Street Line, Bus Routes 2, 4, 16, 17, 27, 31, 32, 33, 38, 44, 48, 62, 124, 125, and Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34, 36.

Fare

There are many ways to get here on SEPTA, there are also many ways to pay. Click here to learn which fare is best for you. ​

Things To Do

The station is bright, welcoming, convenient, and full of unique and desirable food, drink, and shopping offerings. It’s a whole new way to eat, shop, and ride. For a complete listing of offerings, click here.

Upcoming Local Happenings
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A Very Philly Holiday

One Liberty Observation Deck

A Very Philadelphia Holiday transforms One Liberty Observation Deck to honor one of Philly's biggest holiday traditions: The Mummers Parade. Guided holiday tours of the attraction take place Fridays through Sundays now thru 12/30 at select times and are free with general admission. Get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, or Bus Routes 4, 17, 21, 32, 33, 38, 42, 48. Check out this Perk before you go!

20191115 00:00 20191231 00:00 America/New_York A Very Philly Holiday <p><a href="https://phillyfromthetop.com/packages-and-events/a-very-philadelphia-holiday.html">A Very Philadelphia Holiday</a> transforms One Liberty Observation Deck&nbsp;to honor one of Philly&#39;s biggest holiday traditions: The Mummers Parade. Guided holiday tours of the attraction take place Fridays through Sundays now thru 12/30&nbsp;at select times and are free with general admission.&nbsp;Get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, or Bus Routes 4, 17, 21, 32, 33, 38, 42, 48. Check out <a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/perk/124">this Perk</a> before you go!</p> 1650 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States Plan Your Trip


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Save the Date: Santa Express 2019

Dilworth Park

The SEPTA Santa Express returns Friday, 11/29 for its 29th year to kick-off the holiday season in Center City Philadelphia! Join SEPTA and Center City District for fun-filled holiday train rides and a festive parade as we welcome Santa Claus to the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink at Dilworth Park. Stay and skate with Santa and shop for gifts at the Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market. Click here for Santa Express train times. Already in Philly? Santa and his elves are due to arrive at Dilworth Park around 10:45a. Besides the trains, other ways to get here on SEPTA include Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 & 36 [to 15th Street] and Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125.

20191129 00:00 20191130 00:00 America/New_York Save the Date: Santa Express 2019 <p>The SEPTA Santa Express returns Friday, 11/29 for its 29th year to kick-off the holiday season in Center City Philadelphia! Join SEPTA and Center City District for fun-filled holiday train rides and a festive parade as we welcome Santa Claus to the <a href="https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__centercityphila.org_parks_dilworth-2Dpark_winter_rothman-2Drink&amp;d=DwMGaQ&amp;c=7bpf2KEKSGWHalHBe2Ypwg&amp;r=_uJSwTGT9_QgOg7RkprtvCVxr138ykF47pxesL2Oi3M&amp;m=howHInCa7IGA1IYdbT20g1UasyRJRNqU6gyU05C2eoA&amp;s=FfSW8XwN3DPEVZDP60VCEwJH0VgKww04vSFWai-LiDY&amp;e=">Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink</a> at Dilworth Park. Stay and skate with Santa and shop for gifts at the Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market. Click <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/santaexpress">here</a> for Santa Express train times. Already in Philly? Santa and his elves are due to arrive at Dilworth Park around 10:45a. Besides the trains, other ways to get here on SEPTA include Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 &amp; 36 [to 15th Street] and Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125.</p> 1 S 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102 Plan Your Trip


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Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink

Dilworth Park

Those looking to ice skate in the heart of Philadelphia can pack up their cold-weather gear and head to the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink at Dilworth Park! Skaters of all levels and ages are invited to cruise around the rink while taking in skyline views just outside of City Hall. This Perk gets you $1 off admission! Afterward, check out the spectacular Dilworth Park Wintergarden or warm up in the Rothman Institute Cabin, offering a variety of eats and the ultimate post-ice-skating treat — hot chocolate. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 & 36 to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125 or Regional Rail to Suburban Station.  

20191108 00:00 20200224 00:00 America/New_York Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink <p>Those looking to ice skate in the heart of Philadelphia can pack up their cold-weather gear and head to the <a href="https://centercityphila.org/parks/dilworth-park/winter/rothman-rink" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink</a><a href="http://centercityphila.org/parks/dilworth-park/winter/rothman-rink">&nbsp;</a><a class="trackingoutbound" href="http://www.ccdparks.org/dilworth-park/rothmanicerink">at Dilworth Park</a>! Skaters of all levels and ages are invited to cruise around the rink while taking in skyline views just outside of City Hall. This <a href="http://www.iseptaphilly.com/perk/143">Perk</a> gets you $1 off admission! Afterward, check out the spectacular Dilworth Park Wintergarden or warm up in the Rothman Institute Cabin, offering a variety of eats and the ultimate post-ice-skating treat &mdash; hot chocolate. So easy to get here on SEPTA. Hop the Market-Frankford Line or Trolley Routes 10, 11, 13, 34 &amp; 36 to 15th Street, the Broad Street Line to City Hall, Bus Routes 2, 17, 33, 38, 44, 48, 124 or 125 or Regional Rail to Suburban Station.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> 1 S 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102 Plan Your Trip


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Worst Case Scenario: Survival Experience

The Franklin Institute

Put your survival skills to the test at the Franklin Institute from 10/19 thru 4/19. There are  interactive scenarios — including leaping from a moving train and surviving an avalanche —  which are designed for guests to learn how handle unexpected but possible scenarios. Get there on SEPTA. Short walk from Suburban, 15th, City Hall and 19th Street Stations. Or hop Routes 7, 33, 38 or 48. Save $3 on admission with this Perk!

20191019 00:00 20200419 00:00 America/New_York Worst Case Scenario: Survival Experience <p>Put your survival skills to the test at the Franklin Institute from 10/19 thru 4/19. There are&nbsp;&nbsp;interactive scenarios &mdash; including leaping from a moving train and surviving an avalanche &mdash;&nbsp; which are designed for guests to learn how handle unexpected but possible scenarios.&nbsp;Get there on SEPTA. Short walk from Suburban, 15th, City Hall and 19th Street Stations. Or hop Routes 7, 33, 38 or 48. Save $3 on admission with this <a href="https://iseptaphilly.com/perk/318">Perk</a>!</p> Franklin Institute, North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Mean Girls

Academy of Music

Direct from Broadway, MEAN GIRLS is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, including book writer TINA FEY (“30 Rock), composer JEFF RICHMOND (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”), lyricist NELL BENJAMIN (Legally Blonde) and director CASEY NICHOLAW (The Book of Mormon). It will be at the Academy from 11/22 to 12/01. Get there on SEPTA. Take Regional Rail to Suburban Station, the Broad Street Line to Walnut-Locust, the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, or Routes 4, 9, 12, 21, 27, 32 or 42. Save on tickets with this Perk!

20191122 00:00 20191201 00:00 America/New_York Mean Girls <p>Direct from Broadway,&nbsp;<em>MEAN GIRLS</em>&nbsp;is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, including book writer TINA FEY (&ldquo;30 Rock), composer JEFF RICHMOND (&ldquo;Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt&rdquo;), lyricist NELL BENJAMIN (Legally Blonde) and director CASEY NICHOLAW (The Book of Mormon). It will be at the Academy from 11/22 to 12/01. Get there on SEPTA.&nbsp;Take Regional Rail to Suburban Station, the Broad Street Line to Walnut-Locust, the Market-Frankford Line to 15th Street, or Routes 4, 9, 12, 21, 27, 32 or 42. Save on tickets with&nbsp;<a href="https://iseptaphilly.com/perk/198">this Perk</a>!</p> Academy of Music, South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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Comedy Shows 😆

Philly Improv Theater

With over 1,000 performances annually, there's always something going on at Philly Improv Theater! Best part - you've got Perks! Get $3 off tickets to any show! It's SO easy to get here on SEPTA! Just hop Trolley routes 10, 11, 13, 34, or 36 to 19th Street Station - PHIT is just a short walk away. If the Bus is more your speed, you can catch routes 9, 12, 17, 21, 33, 42, 44, or 49.

20190129 00:00 20191231 00:00 America/New_York Comedy Shows 😆 <p>With over 1,000 performances annually, there&#39;s always something going on at <a href="https://phillyimprovtheater.com/">Philly Improv Theater</a>! Best part - <a href="http://iseptaphilly.com/blog/PHIT">you&#39;ve got Perks</a>! Get $3 off tickets to any show! It&#39;s SO easy to get here on SEPTA! Just hop Trolley routes 10, 11, 13, 34, or 36 to 19th Street Station - PHIT is just a short walk away. If the&nbsp;Bus is more your speed, you can catch routes 9, 12, 17, 21, 33, 42, 44, or 49.</p> 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA Plan Your Trip


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