Amtrak trains arrive at Philadelphia's 30th Street Station. From there, take the SEPTA Media/Elwyn local to the Swarthmore station (21 minute trip). Visit www.septa.org for schedules.
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From the Airport
- Public Transportation
From Philadelphia International Airport, take the SEPTA R1 to University City Station in Philadelphia, then transfer to the outbound R3 for Media/Elwyn. The trip takes an hour or more. Visit www.septa.org for schedules.
Quaker City Cab of Lansdowne provides taxi service between the airport and campus. Their number is (215) 726-6000.
- Airport Shuttle
A College shuttle van will provide free rides from campus to the airport on Sunday, June 9, from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. Sign-up for the shuttle on the list posted in the Parrish Hall entrance closest to the Rose Garden Circle.
By car from the airport, take I-95 South to Exit 7, I-476 North/Plymouth Meeting. Take I-476 to Exit 3, Media/Swarthmore. Turn right at the base of the exit ramp onto Baltimore Pike. After about 1/2 mile turn right onto Rt. 320 South. Follow signs to visitor parking.
Parking is available in Cunningham lot (on College Avenue across Route 320), areas on and around Field House Lane, and DuPont lot (near the water tower). Do not park overnight on College Avenue; you will be ticketed by the Borough of Swarthmore.