Getting Around Philadelphia

This is how local Airbnb hosts recommend you get anywhere. Be it by land, sky, or sea.

Locals’ favorite places

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1. Jefferson Station
23local recommendations
Hayley
Hayley says “The best station to get off at, when arriving to my place. A 10min walk from my house. Also connects...” ·
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2. Girard Station
1200 N. Front Street
26local recommendations
Sarah & Alex
Sarah & Alex says “The Market Frankford Line (MFL) provides easy access to Old City (5-10 minutes), Center City (10-15 ...” ·
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3. 30th Street Station
2955 Market St
33local recommendations
Matthew
Matthew says “Catching an uber/taxi from 30th street station to our location may be the same cost as catching anot...” ·
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4. Philadelphia International Airport
8000 Essington Ave
37local recommendations
Joshua
Joshua says “Closest airport to us. You can take a taxi for a flat rate of $27.50 to our house (plus additional c...” ·
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5. Berks Station - MFL
22local recommendations
Michelle
Michelle says “Septa transport. Need tokens to ride which are $2.25. For $1 extra you can get a bus transfer. Th...” ·
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6. Tasker Morris Station - BSL
21local recommendations
Jarrett
Jarrett says “Broad Street subway (orange line) a 8 minute walk on Tasker Street. SEPTA now has easy to use card ...” ·
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7. Ellsworth-Federal
16local recommendations
Kristy & Paul
Kristy & Paul says “There is a subway stop on the corner of our house and it will take you wherever you need to go. Cost...” ·
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8. Suburban Station
16th St. & JFK Blvd.
16local recommendations
Pix
Pix says “This is the closest local train station to my house. This will connect with all regional rail.” ·
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9. Susquehanna-Dauphin Station - BSL
2local recommendations
Hoot
Hoot says “The closest SEPTA station from the house is accessed at Dauphin Street.” ·
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10. Walnut-Locust
200 S Broad St
4local recommendations
Cassidy And Kyle
Cassidy And Kyle says “Closest station for the Broad Street Line (there are entries on Spruce Street!). This is the North-S...”
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11. Collingswood
100 Lees Ave
2local recommendations
Jackie
Jackie says “This the Patco Speedline station, a commuter train to center city Philadelphia. Arrive early and pur...”
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12. Ambler
35 West Butler
2local recommendations
Rick & Debra Lee
Rick & Debra Lee says “Electric Train to Philly and points in between”
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13. 40th St & Market St
2local recommendations
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14. SP+ Parking
36 S 19th St
2local recommendations
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15. York-Dauphin Station
3local recommendations
Catherine
Catherine says “You can purchase tokens from a cash vending machine or get a transit pass with a certain $ amount. Q...” ·
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16. Ivy Ridge
3local recommendations
Crystal
Crystal says “Target, Food and Wine Shop, Verizon, Family Dollar, Chinese food, Popeyes Chicken, Dunkin Donuts, an...”
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17. NRG Station
3600 S Broad St
3local recommendations
Brent
Brent says “Easy & reliable access into center city - approximately a 10 minute ride. Get off at the City Hall ...” ·
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18. Collingswood
100 Lees Ave
4local recommendations
Chrissy
Chrissy says “Train to and from Philadelphia”
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19. East Falls Station
3610 Midvale Ave
10local recommendations
Jackie & Mike
Jackie & Mike says “The easiest way to walk to our home from the station is to walk up Cresson then, left down Calumet, ...” ·
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20. Wissahickon
2local recommendations
Chris
Chris says “SEPTA Train Station at the bottom of the street. Wissahickon is on the Norristown line. The train ...” ·
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21. City Hall Station - BSL
2local recommendations
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22. Haddonfield Patco
2local recommendations
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23. SEPTA Market-Frankford Line
SEPTA Market-Frankford Line
5local recommendations
Michael
Michael says “Public Transportation. Convenient access to Center City Philadelphia.”
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24. Enterprise Rent-A-Car
1236-40 Washington Ave
4local recommendations
Melissa
Melissa says “Close enough to drop of your rental and walk to town!” ·
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25. Temple University
927 W Berks St
3local recommendations
Fabricio
Fabricio says “This is where you will arrive if you take the train from the airport. It is also the quickest way t...” ·
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26. 40th St Trolley Portal
2local recommendations
Sarah
Sarah says “Most trolleys pass through this stop to center city. The 34 Trolley also runs within a block of my h...”
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27. 52nd St Station - MFL
4local recommendations
Micki
Micki says “Can get a bit sketchy late at night. Be aware of surroundings!” ·
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28. 22nd St Trolley Station
S 22nd St
3local recommendations
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29. Allen Lane
2local recommendations
Jen
Jen says “Train station on the Chestnut Hill West (Regional Rail) line. About a 7 minute walk from the house....” ·
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30. Zipcar
218 S 12th St
2local recommendations
Gavin
Gavin says “Learn about Zipcar membership rates and pick a car sharing plan that fits your lifestyle. Once you'v...”