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Detour and Shuttle Bus Substitution | Philadelphia Marathon

Sunday, November 23, 2014 | 7:00 a.m. - End of Event (Approximately, 10:30 a.m.)

Location of marathon: Race begins at 22nd St. & Ben Franklin Parkway and ends at Art Museum

Route 15 will operate as 2 different bus routes, one for West Philadelphia and one for North Philadelphia/Fishtown. There will be no service between 40th and 29th Sts. Customers who need to use both routes can connect via the Market-Frankford Line (Girard and 40th Sts).

West to East (cut back via Girard Ave.):
- Left on 29th St.
- Right on Poplar St.
- Right on Poplar Dr.
- Right on Girard Ave. and continuing on regular route

East to West (cut back) via Girard Ave.:
- Right on 40th St.
- Right on Market St.
- Right on 41st St.
- Right on Westminster Ave.
- Left on 40th St.
- Left on Girard Ave. and continuing on regular route

For additional race day service and event information, visit the 2014 Philadelphia Marathon event page

Service Detours

Until Further Notice

Due to ongoing construction taking place as part of the PennDOT I-95 reconstruction program, the Route 15 bus shuttle and Route 43 service will operate on a detour route as follows:

Route 15 Shuttle Bus To Richmond & Westmoreland/63rd & Girard

Service will operate around the construction with detour stops on Aramingo Ave. at York & Cumberland Sts.

Richmond St. Closure

Effective Tuesday, February 4, 2014, Richmond St. is now closed due to construction. Shuttle buses will detour as follows:

Service towards Richmond & Westmoreland St.

From Aramingo Ave., shuttle buses will turn onto Thompson Street towards Allegheny Ave.

Service towards 63rd & Girard Ave.

From Allegheny Ave., shuttle buses will turn onto Belgrade St. towards Aramingo Ave.

Detour: Effective Monday, April 28 - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Westbound (via Belgrade St.):
- Right on Lehigh Ave.
- Left on Aramingo Ave. and continuing on regular route

Click here to view the detour map

Route 43 Bus to Richmond & Cumberland/50th & Parkside Loop

Route 43 Detour Map | PDF

Service going towards Parkside Loop will operate around the construction with detour stops on Huntingdon St. at Richmond, Edgemont, & Thompson Sts. and on Aramingo Ave. at Cumberland St., York St., & Delaware & Columbia Aves.

Service on Richmond St. between Cumberland & Beach Sts. and Beach St. to Delaware Ave. will be discontinued during this detour

The construction is expected to last for approximately two years. Routes 15 and 43 will be detoured during this time