Travel Information

Airport

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is located 10 miles from the Pennsylvania Convention Center. For information regarding airport, please refer to airport’s website.

Airport Transportation

There are various options for transportation to and from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) including taxis, limos, ride share and shuttle services. Additional information can be found here.

Train Station (Amtrak)

William H. Gray III 30th Street Station is located 1.6 miles from the Pennsylvania Convention Center. More information on the train schedules and pricing can be found here.

Parking

There are many parking options, including garages and surface lots, which are conveniently located within blocks of the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

We recommend that you contact the Philadelphia Parking Authority for the closest lots and garages and for the current rate schedules to assist with planning your visit

Getting Around Philadelphia

Ride-Sharing

Ride-sharing, most commonly associated with Uber & Lyft are prevalent as a means of transportation, providing another option for visitors to get around the destination. Ride-sharing companies provide transportation through their apps in the driver’s personal vehicle.

Taxis

Taxis are the main form of transportation used throughout Philadelphia. There is an abundance of them all over the city and, most likely, always a few waiting within a taxi line at the Pennsylvania Convention Center all hours of the day and night.

Public Transportation

  • PATCO - high speed train line between Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia.
  • SEPTA - operates various forms of public transit: bus, subway and elevated rail, commuter rail, light rail, and electric trolleybus.
  • The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop - is the quick, easy and inexpensive connection to key Philadelphia historic attractions and cultural institutions