There are 6 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside 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.

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Airport Terminal A to University City Airport Line
  2. Take the train from University City to Glenside Lansdale/Doylestown Line / ...

$13 - $15

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside 20.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside 20.3 miles

$2 - $3

Shuttle  •  30 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Philadelphia Airport to Glenside

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Glenside 20.3 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside 20.3 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal A and arriving at Glenside via University City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Glenside is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside, including transfers.

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

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Glenside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside is 20 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside.

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There are 351+ hotels available in Glenside. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside.
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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

You can take a train from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside via University City in around 55 min.

Train operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Airport Terminal A to University City
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
septa.org
Train from University City to Glenside
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $70
Black Car Seat
$90 - $120
Black
$80 - $110
Black SUV Car Seat
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Glenside
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$90 - $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
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Philadelphia Airport to Glenside
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Glenside
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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