There are 5 ways to get from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park by train, night bus, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park Lansdale/Doylestown Line / ...

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Night bus, line 55 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the night bus from Market St & 15th St to Broad St & Tabor Rd Bso
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Olney Transportation Center to Old York Rd & Church Rd 55

$8

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park 10.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park 10.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park 10.2 miles

$18 - $26

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park. However, there are services departing from Market St & Schuylkill Av and arriving at Old York Rd & Church Rd via Market St & 15th St and Olney Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from 30th Street Station station and arriving at Elkins Park. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between 30th Street Station and Elkins Park is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.2 miles.

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The best way to get from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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The train from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park takes 31 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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30th Street Station to Elkins Park bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Market St & 15th St station.

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

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30th Street Station to Elkins Park bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Old York Rd & Church Rd station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between 30th Street Station to Elkins Park is 10 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park.

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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

SEPTA operates a train from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Night bus from Market St & 15th St to Broad St & Tabor Rd
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Olney Transportation Center to Old York Rd & Church Rd
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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UberPool
$18 - $26
UberX
$19 - $26
WAV
$18 - $24
UberXL
$30 - $40
Black Car Seat
$50 - $70
Black
$45 - $60
Black SUV Car Seat
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$55 - $70
Taxi from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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