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Getting to the Airport

Philadelphia Airport General Information:
Phone: 215-937-6800
Website: Philadelphia International Airport


The easiest way to get to the airport is to take the SEPTA Media / Elwyn Line [pdf] from campus to University City Station in Philadelphia. From there, you can connect with the SEPTA Airport Line [pdf] that terminates at the airport.


Taxi service from Swarthmore to the Philadelphia airport is available. The fare is approximately $30.00, and the trip takes about 20 minutes. Call County Cab at 610-626-4221. Taxis from the airport to Swarthmore are plentiful.

Also during breaks, the student van coordinator advertises and makes airport runs for a reasonable fee.

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