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There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway, line 66 bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Take the subway from 30th St Station - MFL to Frankford Transportation Center - MFL Mfl
  3. Take the line 66 bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rt 66 to Frankford Av & Eden St 66

$15 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, night bus, line 66 bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS 37
  2. Take the night bus from Market St & 15th St to Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff Mfo
  3. Take the line 66 bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rt 66 to Frankford Av & Eden St 66

$12

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station Airport Line
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Torresdale Trenton Line

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens 22.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens 22.4 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Academy Gardens 22.4 miles

$120 - $180

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Academy Gardens is around 1h 42m and covers a distance of around 22 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 22m. Operated by SEPTA, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens service departs from Airport Terminal A and arrives in Frankford Av & Eden St. Typically 250 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 42m
Fastest journey time:
1h 22m
Services per week:
250
Cheapest price:
$12
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:11
Last service departs at:
23:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens train, subway and bus schedules

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → Academy Gardens
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Academy Gardens is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Academy Gardens is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Academy Gardens is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arriving at Frankford Av & Eden St via Broad St & Snyder Av, Market St & 15th St and Frankford Transportation Center - Rt 66. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at Torresdale via 30th Street Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 26m.

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It is 19 miles from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens. It is approximately 22.4 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens without a car is to train and subway and line 66 bus which takes 1h 24m and costs $14 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1h 24m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Airport Terminal A station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Frankford Av & Eden St station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens.
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  • Distance: 18.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Academy Gardens, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens via 30th Street Train Station in around 1h 26m.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Subway from 30th St Station - MFL to Frankford Transportation Center - MFL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Torresdale
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Frankford Transportation Center - Rt 66 to Frankford Av & Eden St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Night bus from Market St & 15th St to Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Academy Gardens
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Private
$120 - $180
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Torresdale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens is 22 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Academy Gardens.

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