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Service Advisory | Lansdale/Doylestown Line

Midday Weekday Bus Substitution & Opposite Side Boarding

Starting Monday, March 12, 2018

Due to a midday rail and tie replacement project, buses will replace 6 Inbound and 6 Outbound midday trains at Lansdale, 9th Street, Fortuna, Colmar, Link Belt, Chalfont, New Britain, Delaware Valley University, and Doylestown stations starting Monday, March 12th.

Customers should make the bus/train connection at Lansdale Station for continued service.

In addition, select trains will depart at different times as part of the March 11, 2018 Regional Rail schedule change. Customers should visit the Upcoming Schedules page for a list of additional changes to Lansdale/Doylestown service.

Midday weekday bus substitution information is noted below:

DOWNLOAD: PDF Lansdale/Doylestown Timetable, Effective Sunday, March 11, 2018

INBOUND (toward Center City) Train/Bus Service:

Buses traveling toward Center City will depart EARLIER than previously scheduled trains

Buses will replace trains #521, #525, #529, #533, #537, and #541

Customers should make the bus to train connection at Lansdale Station for continued service toward Center City

OUTBOUND (toward Doylestown) Train/Bus Service:

Trains will depart Center City stations at the current times

Buses will replace trains #7534, #540, #544, #548, #552, and #556 at Lansdale Station

Customers will have 5 minutes to make the train to bus connection for continued service toward Doylestown Station

Weekday Opposite Side Boarding Between Gwynedd Valley and Lansdale Stations:

ALL trains will board from the INBOUND (toward Center City) platform Weekdays between 9:43 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at Gwynedd Valley, North Wales, and Pennbrook Stations

Train #560 (departing Gwynedd Valley Station at 2:38 p.m.), will be the first train to board from the normal boarding locations.

Changes to Parking Payment System

North Wales Station

In an effort to address operational issues, SEPTA has converted the parking payment system at North Wales Station from electronic meters to slot boxes.

The cost for daily parking and the form of payment accepted at the slot boxes will not change.

Please contact Parking Operations at 215-580-3400 with any questions.

Opposite Side Boarding at Melrose & Elkins Park Stations

Mondays through Thursdays, 9:30 p.m. - End of Service

Due to an ongoing track improvement project, ALL trains will board from the OUTBOUND (toward Doylestown) platforms at Melrose Park and Elkins Park Stations during the times noted above.

Please listen for station announcements for any additional changes to service.