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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  31 min

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

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Night bus, line 55 bus  •  1 h 14 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

$6 - $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

$13 - $18

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 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SEPTA
Website
septa.org
Night bus from Market St & 15th St to Broad St & Tabor Rd
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
septa.org
Bus from Olney Transportation Center to Old York Rd & Church Rd
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
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
$13 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$13 - $18
uberX
$16 - $22
uberWAV
$15 - $20
uberXL
$29 - $40
UberBLACK
$40 - $55
UberBLACK with Car Seat
$50 - $70
Family 6
$60 - $80
UberSUV
$50 - $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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park?

The distance between 30th Street Station and Elkins Park is 14 km. The road distance is 16 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park?

The cheapest way to get from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park?

The quickest way to get from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $45 - $60.

Is there a direct train between 30th Street Station and Elkins Park?

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

Is there a direct bus between 30th Street Station and Elkins Park?

No, there is no direct bus from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park. However, there are services departing from 30th St & Market St - MBNS 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 14 min.

How long does it take to get from 30th Street Station to Elkins Park?

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