There are 5 ways to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Washington to Jefferson Station Lansdale/Doylestown Line

$6 - $8

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Line 23 bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Germantown Av & Bethlehem Pk - FS to 12th St & Arch St 23

$6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Washington to Philadelphia 15.3 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Fort Washington to Philadelphia 15.3 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fort Washington to Philadelphia 15.3 miles

$25 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Washington station to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Bethlehem Pk & Station Av and arriving at 12th St & Arch St via Germantown Av & Bethlehem Pk - FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort Washington and arriving at Jefferson Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Fort Washington and Philadelphia is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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The train from Fort Washington to Jefferson Station takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Fort Washington to Philadelphia bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Germantown Av & Bethlehem Pk - FS station.

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Fort Washington to Philadelphia train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Fort Washington station.

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The best way to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia is to train which takes 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 23 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Fort Washington to Philadelphia bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at 12th St & Arch St station.

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Fort Washington to Philadelphia train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Jefferson Station.

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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Fort Washington, PA, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

SEPTA operates a train from Fort Washington to Philadelphia every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, SEPTA operates a bus from Fort Washington to Philadelphia every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Germantown Av & Bethlehem Pk - FS to 12th St & Arch St
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fort Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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UberPool
$25 - $35
UberX
$26 - $35
WAV
$25 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Black Car Seat
$70 - $90
Black
$60 - $80
Black SUV Car Seat
$80 - $110
Black SUV
$75 - $95
Taxi from Fort Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Washington to Philadelphia is 15 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Fort Washington to Philadelphia.

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