There are 3 ways to get from 30th Street Station to Downingtown by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Downingtown Paoli/Thorndale Line / ...

$7 - $40

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from 30th Street Station to Downingtown 36.5 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from 30th Street Station to Downingtown 36.5 miles

$3 - $6

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 30th Street Station station and arriving at Downingtown. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between 30th Street Station and Downingtown is 28 miles. The road distance is 36.5 miles.

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The best way to get from 30th Street Station to Downingtown without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs .

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The train from 30th Street Station to Downingtown takes 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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30th Street Station to Downingtown train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at 30th Street Station.

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30th Street Station to Downingtown train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Downingtown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between 30th Street Station to Downingtown is 36 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from 30th Street Station to Downingtown.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Downingtown. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 28 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between 30th Street Station, PA, USA and Downingtown, PA, USA?

SEPTA operates a train from 30th Street Station to Downingtown every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 53 min. Amtrak also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Downingtown Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Other operators
Taxi from 30th Street Station to Downingtown
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com

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