Transporation Options and Directions

From the Philadelphia International Airport to Drexel University

TAXI

Take 95 North to 676 West (Exit 22 – left side exit)
Follow 676 West to 76 East. Exit at 76 East (Int'l. Airport)
Follow signs for Exit 345 (3/10th of a mile – 30th St./University City)
Go under bridge and get into the right hand lane, which is Exit 345
Follow Exit 345 (30th Street) to first traffic light.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Take Septa’s Regional Rail Airport Line to 30th Street Station. Airport Line service runs seven days a week, between 5:00 a.m. and midnight. http://www.septa.org/schedules/rail/pdf/air.pdf.

From Drexel University to Philadelphia International Airport

TAXI ($28.50 USD; can take anywhere from 15 – 45 minutes, depending on traffic)

(Starting point Main building)

  1. Head east on Chestnut St. towards South 31st St.
  2. Turn right onto Schuykill Ave. West
  3. Take ramp onto 1-76 East
  4. Take exit 347 A – 347 B on the left for Passyunk Ave/ Oregon Ave toward Interstate 95 S/Pennsylvania 291/ Penrose Avenue/ Philadelphia International Airport
  5. Merge onto S. 26 St.
  6. Turn right onto Penrose Avenue
  7. Take the I-95 South Exit toward International Airport
  8. Take exit 12A-B for PA-291 toward Cargo City
  9. Continue on the ramp
  10. Keep left at forks
  11. Turn right

From the Philadelphia International Airport to the DoubleTree

TAXI

Take I-95 North to Exit 17 (PA-611 North/ Broad Street Exit). Continue North on Broad Street for approximately 3 miles. The Hotel is located on the right side, one block past Spruce Street at the corner of Broad and Locust Street.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Take Septa’s Regional Rail Airport Line to Suburban Station. Airport Line service runs seven days a week, between 5:00 a.m. and midnight. http://www.septa.org/schedules/rail/pdf/air.pdf. Head east on JFK Boulevard towards 16 Street. Turn right at N. 15 St. Make a slight left turn at S. Penn Square. Make a slight right turn at Avenue of the Arts. Turn left at Chestnut Street. Turn right at Avenue of the Arts/S. Broad St.

From DoubleTree to the Philadelphia International Airport

TAXI ($28.50 USD; can take anywhere from 15 – 45 minutes, depending on traffic)

  1. Head north on S. Broad St. towards Locust St.
  2. Slight right onto S. Penn Square
  3. Slight left onto John F,. Kennedy Boulevard
  4. Take the first right onto N. Broad St.
  5. Turn right to merge onto I-676 S.
  6. Continue onto Vine St. Expressway
  7. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for I-95 South/ Chester/Philadelphia Airport and merge onto I-95
  8. Take exit 12A-B for PA-291 toward Cargo City
  9. Continue on the ramp
  10. Keep left at forks
  11. Turn right

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From the DoubleTree to Drexel’s campus

DREXEL SHUTTLE

Walk to the Drexel bus station at the intersection of 15th and Race. Take Drexel shuttle (Dragon Route) to 33rd and Market Streets. Dragon line schedule: www.drexel.edu/facilities/transportation/busServiceSchedules/DragonRoute/

TAXI

Head North on South Broad Street to Locust Street. Take the first right onto Locust. Turn right at the third cross street onto S. 13th Street. Take the second left onto Walnut. Turn right onto S. 33 street. Turn right onto Chestnut Street.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Walk to Walnut Locust Station (approximately two minutes). Take the Broad Street line subway in the direction of the Fern Rock Transportation Center. Get off at City Hall Station. From City Hall Station, walk to 15th Street Station (approximately two minutes). At 15th Street Station, take the Market Frankford Line in the direction of the 69th Street Terminal to 30th Street Station.

Broad St. Line Schedule
http://www.septa.org/schedules/transit/pdf/bsl.pdf

Market Frankford Line Schedule
http://www.septa.org/schedules/transit/w/MFL_1.htm