PUBLIC TRANSIT TO AND FROM PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, SEPTA, provides train service between Center City and the Airport on the Airport Regional Rail Line. Trains run every 30 minutes and operate from 4:52 am to 11:52 pm (Center City to Airport) and from 5:07 am to 12:30 am (Airport to Center City).
Stations on the Airport Regional Rail Line include Terminal E/F, Terminal C/D, Terminal B, Terminal A (East), Eastwick, University City, 30th Street, and three Center City stations along Market Street," includes 30th Street, along with Suburban Station and Jefferson Station. All stations on the Airport Line are wheelchair accessible.
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport
Taxicabs are readily available and provide service to the Philadelphia metro area and surrounding counties. Check with your taxicab company of choice for more information on fares and destinations served.
Taxicabs can be accessed at Zone 5 on the Commercial Transportation Roadway.
Flat Rate Charges
There is a $28.50 flat-rate charge (one-way fare, airport access fee already included) to travel to Center City Philadelphia. This area encompasses: Fairmount Ave (North), South Street (South) Delaware River (East) and University City/38th Street (West). Any destination that falls within these boundaries is eligible for the Center City flat rate.
An additional $1.00 per passenger ($3.00 maximum) after the first passenger will be charged on flat rate trips between the Airport and Center City for passengers over age 12.
Metered Taxicab Rates
Fares to all other metro area destinations are based on the taxicab’s meter, which upon entry is $2.70 and $2.30 per mile or portion thereof. There is a $10 minimum fare from the Airport to any destination.
All taxis accept credit cards.
For a list of taxicab companies, click HERE