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Media/Elwyn Memorial Day Weekend Shuttle Bus Substitution

Saturday, May 28, Sunday, May 29, and Monday, May 30, 2016

Bridge Rehabilitation & Station Construction Project

As part of the Rebuilding the System Program, SEPTA and third-party contractor forces will work to rehabilitate the Crum Creek Viaduct and perform critical construction work for the Secane Station renovation project.

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

Transfer to Trains/Buses at University City Station

  • Shuttle buses will replace ALL trains between Elwyn and University City stations
  • Shuttle bus operators will accept Tokens, Cash ($2.25 exact fare required), Passes, and Rail tickets

Memorial Day Weekend Shuttle Bus & Train Schedules

PDF Version | Download a PDF version of the Memorial Day Weekend schedule

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Inbound (towards Center City) Service:

Outbound (towards Elwyn) Service:

Please note, the bus boarding location at Media Station is located at the corner of Orange St. and Media Station Rd.

Express & Local Bus Service to/from Elwyn Station

INBOUND (towards Center City) Service:

EXPRESS SHUTTLES: Local stops at Elwyn, Media, Moylan-Rose Valley, Wallingford, and Swarthmore stations, then Express to University City Station

LOCAL SHUTTLES: Local stops at Swarthmore, Morton, Secane, Primos, Clifton-Aldan, Gladstone, Lansdowne, Fernwood-Yeadon, Angora, 49th St., and University City stations

Transfer to trains for service towards Center City at University City Station

OUTBOUND (towards Elwyn) Service:

EXPRESS SHUTTLES: Trains continuing from the Lansdale/Doylestown Line to Elwyn will terminate at University City Station and connect with Express shuttle bus service (transfer to Express shuttle bus at regularly scheduled time for service directly to Swarthmore Station and then local stops at Wallingford, Moylan-Rose Valley, Media, and Elwyn stations

LOCAL SHUTTLES: Trains continuing from the Lansdale/Doylestown Line to Elwyn will terminate at University City Station. Customers should connect with Local Shuttle Bus at the regularly scheduled train time for Local service to 49th St., Angora, Fernwood-Yeadon, Lansdowne, Gladstone, Clifton-Aldan, Primos, Secane, Morton, and Swarthmore stations

FOR INTERMEDIATE TRAVEL: Customers should transfer at Swarthmore Station to the Express or Local shuttle bus

Additional Service Information:

  • Express and Local shuttle buses will depart AFTER customers make the transfer
  • Customers should expect additional travel time
  • Please look for shuttle bus boarding location signs and alternate travel options at stations

INTERACTIVE MAP: Shuttle Bus Boarding Locations

Tips & Additional Resources

  • Follow @SEPTA_ELW for Media/Elwyn Line news and information
  • Look for directional signage posted at stations for bus boarding, Local and Express service information