There are 6 ways to get from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) by train, taxi, car, shuttle 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  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Elkins Park to Temple University Lansdale/Doylestown Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Temple University to Airport Terminal A Airport Line

$11 - $12

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 19.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 19.4 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  27 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  27 min

  1. Take a town car from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport 19.4 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) 19.4 miles

$29 - $40

What companies run services between Elkins Park, PA, USA and Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA?

You can take a train from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) via Temple University in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Elkins Park to Temple University
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
septa.org
Train from Temple University to Airport Terminal A
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$29 - $40
uberX
$30 - $45
uberWAV
$30 - $45
uberXL
$50 - $65
UberBLACK
$75 - $100
Car Seat BLACK
$85 - $110
Car Seat SUV
$95 - $130
UberSUV
$85 - $120
Taxi from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Elkins Park and Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is 25 km. The road distance is 31 km.

The cheapest way to get from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL) is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs $85 - $110.

No, there is no direct train from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL). However, there are services departing from Elkins Park and arriving at Airport Terminal A via Temple University. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Elkins Park to Philadelphia Airport (PHL), including transfers.