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October 2017 Infrastructure Improvement Project

Bus Substitution & Adjustments to Service

Sunday, October 1, 8 & 15, 2017

SEPTA forces will begin work on an infrastructure improvement project that will focus on upgrades to the overhead wire and tracks between Fern Rock Transportation Center and Glenside Station.

During construction, bus service and adjustments to train schedules will be in effect on the Airport, Lansdale/Doylestown, Warminster, and West Trenton Lines.

Customers should click on the buttons below to view specific changes to service as bus and train departures are different than regularly scheduled times.

Service information and bus boarding locations will also be posted at stations.

Airport Line
Lansdale/Doylestown Line
Warminster Line
West Trenton Line
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Real-Time Service Information

Customers have several options for real-time service information during construction:

  • Follow your Regional Rail Line on Twitter
  • Follow @SEPTA for system-wide alerts and advisories via Twitter
  • Check System Status from your computer, mobile device or the official SEPTA App




Airport Line

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Trains between Airport Terminals and Fern Rock TC will operate at the regularly scheduled times, however customers should still refer to the information below for continued service northbound.

TIMETABLES: Download the special Sunday timetable as a PDF

INBOUND (toward Center City & Northbound) SERVICE: Take regularly scheduled Airport Line train toward Center City:

  • Customers traveling to Glenside and Warminster stations should transfer to a bus at Fern Rock T.C.

  • GLENSIDE SERVICE: At Fern Rock T.C., transfer from train to a Glenside bus for LOCAL service to Melrose Park, Elkins Park, Jenkintown-Wyncote, and Glenside stations

  • CONTINUED WARMINSTER SERVICE: Transfer to a Warminster bus at Fern Rock T.C. for EXPRESS service to Jenkintown-Wyncote and LOCAL service toward Warminster.


OUTBOUND (toward Airport Terminals) SERVICE:

  • Customers traveling from Glenside, Jenkintown-Wyncote, Elkins Park, and Melrose Park stations should take a Glenside bus for service to Fern Rock T.C.

  • AT FERN ROCK T.C.: Transfer from bus to regularly scheduled Airport Line trains


Bus boarding locations are noted in the timetables



Lansdale/Doylestown Line

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Customers should read the information and check the timetables below as train and shuttle bus departure times are different from regularly scheduled times.

TIMETABLES: Download the special Sunday timetable as a PDF

INBOUND (toward Center City) SERVICE): Regional Rail trains depart at different times than regularly scheduled:

  • Take Regional Rail trains to Glenside Station

  • AT GLENSIDE: Transfer from train to bus for service to Fern Rock T.C. Buses will make stops at Jenkintown-Wyncote, Elkins Park, and Melrose Park stations.

  • AT FERN ROCK T.C.: Transfer from a bus to any regularly scheduled train for service to Center City

OUTBOUND (toward Doylestown) SERVICE: Take any regularly scheduled train to Fern Rock T.C. and transfer to Glenside bus:

  • AT FERN ROCK T.C.: Transfer from train to bus for continued service. Buses will make stops at Melrose Park, Elkins Park, Jenkintown-Wyncote, and Glenside stations.

  • AT GLENSIDE: Transfer to trains for continued service toward Lansdale/Doylestown

Bus boarding locations are noted in the timetables

Alternate Accessibility Plan

Please look for signage posted at stations for alternate accessibility options and additional information.

OUTBOUND (toward Doylestown) SERVICE: Accessible vans departing Fern Rock Transportation Center will provide service to Lansdale/Doylestown stations

INBOUND (toward Center City) SERVICE: Accessible vans will provide service to Fern Rock Transportation Center for customers to transfer to regularly scheduled Regional Rail trains.



Warminster Line

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Customers should read the information and check the timetables below as bus and train departure times are different from regularly scheduled.

TIMETABLES: Download the special Sunday timetable as a PDF

INBOUND (toward Center City) SERVICE: Buses replace ALL trains between Warminster and Fern Rock T.C.:

  • Buses make all stops between Warminster and Jenkintown-Wyncote stations and then operate EXPRESS service to Fern Rock T.C. There is NO Warminster Line service at Elkins Park and Melrose Park stations. As an alternate, customers should take Glenside buses for service to these stations and Center City

  • AT FERN ROCK T.C.: Transfer from the bus to ANY train for service toward Center City. For continued service to Airport Terminals, transfer to regularly scheduled Airport Line trains.


OUTBOUND (toward Warminster) SERVICE: Take any regularly scheduled train to Fern Rock T.C. and transfer to Warminster bus:

  • AT FERN ROCK T.C.: Buses will operate EXPRESS service to Jenkintown-Wyncote and Glenside Station and then LOCAL service to Warminster. There is NO Warminster Line service at Elkins Park and Melrose Park stations. As an alternate, customers should take Glenside buses to Melrose Park, Elkins Park, Jenkintown-Wyncote, and Glenside stations.


Bus boarding locations are noted in the timetables



West Trenton Line

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Customers should read the information and check the timetables below as train and bus times are different from regularly scheduled.

TIMETABLES: Download the special Sunday timetable as a PDF

INBOUND (toward Center City) SERVICE: Regional Rail trains depart LATER than regularly scheduled

  • AT NOBLE: Transfer from train to bus for service to Jenkintown-Wyncote and Fern Rock T.C.

  • AT FERN ROCK T.C.: Transfer from bus to any train


OUTBOUND (toward West Trenton) SERVICE: Take any regularly scheduled train to Fern Rock T.C. and transfer to West Trenton bus

  • AT FERN ROCK T.C.: Transfer from train to bus for service to Jenkintown-Wyncote and Noble stations

  • AT NOBLE: Transfer to trains for continued service toward West Trenton


Bus boarding locations are noted in the timetables

Alternate Accessibility Plan

Please look for signage posted at stations for alternate accessibility options and additional information.

OUTBOUND (toward West Trenton) SERVICE: Accessible vans departing Fern Rock Transportation Center will provide service to West Trenton stations.

INBOUND (toward Center City) SERVICE: Accessible vans will provide service to Fern Rock Transportation Center for customers to transfer to regularly scheduled Regional Rail trains.

Map Instructions:

  • Use the + or - buttons to zoom in or zoom out

  • Click on the icons for boarding information

  • Click on the icon with the arrow inside of it in the top left corner and select/deselect stations for a more customized view

  • To enlarge the map, click on the rectangle shaped icon in the top right corner


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