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There are 6 ways to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  29m

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

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 23 bus  •  1h 15m

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

$6

4 alternative options

Train via Temple University  •  37m

  1. Take the train from Fort Washington to Temple University Lansdale/Doylestown Line
  2. Take the train from Temple University to Jefferson Station Airport Line / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  22m

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

$70 - $85

Drive  •  22m

  1. Drive from Fort Washington to Philadelphia 15.3 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22m

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

$22 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 22m.

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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 & Market St via Germantown Av & Bethlehem Pk - FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort Washington and arriving at Jefferson Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 29m.

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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 29m and costs $6 - $8.

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The train from Fort Washington to Jefferson Station takes 29m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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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 29m and costs $6 - $8. Alternatively, you can line 23 bus, which costs $6 and takes 1h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Fort Washington to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 29m

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

SEPTA operates a train from Fort Washington to Philadelphia twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 29m. Alternatively, SEPTA operates a bus from Fort Washington to Philadelphia every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1h 2m.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Fort Washington to Jefferson Station
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Train from Fort Washington to Temple University
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Train from Temple University to Jefferson Station
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Germantown Av & Bethlehem Pk - FS to 12th St & Market St
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fort Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
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UberPool
$22 - $30
UberX
$24 - $35
WAV
$23 - $30
UberXL
$35 - $50
Black
$60 - $80
Black Car Seat
$70 - $90
Black SUV
$70 - $95
Black SUV Car Seat
$80 - $110
Taxi from Fort Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
22m
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Philadelphia Taxicab Service
Phone
+1 215-535-6700
Website
philataxicab.com
Phila Taxi Service
Phone
+1 267-309-2675
Website
philataxiservice.com
http://www.philapark.org/
Website
philapark.org
Freedom Taxi
Phone
+1 215-222-9999
Website
facebook.com

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Washington to Philadelphia is 15 miles. It takes approximately 22m to drive from Fort Washington to Philadelphia.

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