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

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Suburban Station to Villanova Paoli/Thorndale Line

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Line 124 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 124 bus from JFK Blvd & 15th St to Gulph Mills Station - onsite 124 / ...

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Philadelphia to Villanova University 12.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Villanova University 12.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Philadelphia to Villanova University 12.7 miles

$19 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Villanova University is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Villanova University is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Suburban Station station and arriving at Villanova. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Villanova University is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Villanova University without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs $6 - $8.

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The train from Suburban Station to Villanova takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Philadelphia to Villanova University train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Suburban Station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Villanova University is to train which takes 32 min and costs $6 - $8. Alternatively, you can line 124 bus, which costs $7 - $10 and takes 57 min.

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Philadelphia to Villanova University train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Villanova station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Villanova University is 13 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Philadelphia to Villanova University.

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  • Distance: 11.3 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Villanova University, PA, USA?

SEPTA operates a train from Philadelphia to Villanova University hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, SEPTA operates a bus from Philadelphia to Villanova University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from JFK Blvd & 15th St to Gulph Mills Station - onsite
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Other operators
Uber Philadelphia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Philadelphia to Villanova University
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
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uber.com
UberPool
$19 - $27
UberX
$20 - $27
WAV
$19 - $25
UberXL
$30 - $45
Black
$50 - $70
Black Car Seat
$60 - $80
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Black SUV Car Seat
$70 - $95
Taxi from Philadelphia to Villanova University
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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