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There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Take the subway from 30th St Station - MFL to 8th St Station - MFL Mfl
  3. Take the train from 8th and Market to City Hall

$12 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, bus, line 404 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS 37
  2. Take the bus from Broad St & Snyder Av to Market St & 15th St Bso
  3. Take the line 404 bus from Market St At 13Th St to Bridge Plaza 400 / ...

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to Jefferson Station Airport Line

$8 - $9

Train, line 404 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to Jefferson Station Airport Line
  2. Take the line 404 bus from Market St At 11Th St to Bridge Plaza 400 / ...

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) 14.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) 14.3 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to City Hall Station (PATCO) 14.3 miles

$100 - $150

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) by train and subway

The journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and City Hall Station (PATCO) is around 58 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 39 min. Operated by SEPTA and PATCO, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) service departs from Airport Terminal A and arrives in City Hall. Typically 271 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
58 min
Fastest journey time:
39 min
Services per week:
271
Cheapest price:
$12
Carbon emissions:
0 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 City Hall Station (PATCO) train and subway schedules

Departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → City Hall Station (PATCO)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in City Hall Station (PATCO) is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in City Hall Station (PATCO) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in City Hall Station (PATCO) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO). However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arriving at Bridge Plaza via Broad St & Snyder Av and Market St At 13Th St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO). However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at City Hall via 30th St Station - MFL and 8th and Market. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and City Hall Station (PATCO) is 8 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) without a car is to train and subway which takes 41 min and costs $11 - $15.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO), including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) train services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Airport Terminal A station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) is to train which takes 47 min and costs $7 - $9. Alternatively, you can line 37 bus and bus and line 404 bus, which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO).
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  • Distance: 8.4 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and City Hall Station (PATCO), NJ, USA?

SEPTA operates a train from Airport Terminal A to Jefferson Station hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) via Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS, Broad St & Snyder Av, Market St & 15th St, Market St At 13Th St, and Bridge Plaza in around 1h 30m.

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 8th St Station - MFL
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to Jefferson Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
PATCO
Phone
+1 856-772-6900
Email
patco@ridepatco.org
Website
ridepatco.org
Train from 8th and Market to City Hall
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ridepatco.org
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Market St At 11Th St to Bridge Plaza
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Market St At 13Th St to Bridge Plaza
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $4
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
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
Bus from Broad St & Snyder Av to Market St & 15th St
Ave. Duration
12 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 City Hall Station (PATCO)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Private
$100 - $150
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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 City Hall Station (PATCO) bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Bridge Plaza station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) train services, operated by PATCO, arrive at City Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO) is 14 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to City Hall Station (PATCO).

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There are 249+ hotels available in City Hall Station (PATCO). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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