There is a train connection to the center of Philadelphia, the R1, operated by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transport Authority - SEPTA (tel: +1(0)215 580 7800). It leaves every 30 minutes to, among other places, the Amtrak Station on 30th Street, the Greyhound Bus Terminal and University City, a one-way ticket costs $7.00.
Car and bus
The airport is easy to reach via the I-95 South (Interstate 95), or via the I-76 East. The exit to the airport is clearly indicated.
At the Commercial Transportation Roadway there are public transport terminals. Bus lines 37 and 108 connect Zone 1 to the center of Philadelphia.
Car rental - Philadelphia International Airport
Car rental companies: Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and National have their desks at Zone 2. At the baggage handling area, there are telephones you can use to contact these desks to rent a car. You can also book a car in advance at EasyTerra, which offers a comparison of several providers.
At Zone 5 on the Commercial Transportation Roadway, there are taxis, at Zone 6 shuttle buses and at Zone 7 limousines. Taxis use a fixed rate of $26.25 to the center of Philadelphia. The minimum rate from the airport is $10.00. For further information about transportation to Philadelphia or other locations (tel: +1(0)215 937 6958).
For safety reasons, parking on the ground floor at the baggage handling areas, was for some time, not possible, but it is once again allowed. However, at a higher rate: $3.00 for the first half hour and after that $2.00 per hour, after 4 hours, there is a daily rate of $38.00. In the other indoor car parks, the rates are the same for the first 3.5 hours, but the daily rate is lower at $17.00. At Economy Parking, there is a daily rate of $9.00. For further information about parking, contact the Philadelphia Parking Authority (tel: +1(0)215 683 9840).