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2016 Democratic National Convention Service Information

Real-Time SEPTA Bus Detour Information

During the Democratic National Convention, many SEPTA Bus Routes will operate on temporary detours due to various events and scheduled demonstrations throughout the City. SEPTA has put together projected detour routing for the Bus Routes noted below. This routing will be used in the event of a demonstration or other event. In some instances we will need to further alter the routing of a Bus at the direction of police and security officials. In these cases, customers should refer to the @SEPTA_Bus Twitter feed below for the most up-to-date service information. Please check this page regularly as service information is subject to change.

THE DETOURS LISTED BELOW WILL ONLY BE IMPLEMENTED AS NEEDED


Projected SEPTA Detours During the Democratic National Convention:

Click or tap on the Route number for specific detour information.

ALL Routes crossing Broad St.: 4, 7, 9, 12, 16, 17, 21, 27, 29, 31, 32, 33, 37, 38, 40, 42, 44, 45, 48, 62, 64, 68, 79, 124/125, G

ALL Routes operating on Market St. Between City Hall (15th & Market Sts.) & 5th St.: 4, 16, 17, 23, 27, 31, 32, 33, 38, 44, 45, 47, 47M, 48, 62, 124, 125

ALL Routes operating between Market & 20th Sts. and City Hall (all sides): 2, 4, 16, 17, 27, 31, 32, 33, 38, 44, 48, 62, 124, 125

ALL Routes operating along Broad Street between City Hall to the Naval Base and along Market St. between City Hall & 5th St.: 2, 4, 7, 9, 12, 16, 17, 21, 23, 27, 29, 31, 32, 33, 37, 38, 40, 42, 44, 45, 47, 47M, 48, 61, 62, 64, 68, 79, 124, 125, G

All other Bus Routes will operate as regularly scheduled; however, customers should check System Status as service is subject to change.

Real-Time Detour Information via Twitter

Tips for DNC Attendees

Security Screenings
Only individuals with credentials/tickets will be allowed access to the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center. Those individuals will be subject to a thorough security screening before entering and should allow additional time for these security screenings.

General Prohibited Items
As a security precaution, the following items will be prohibited from entry into the Wells Fargo Center:

Aerosols
Ammunition
Animals other than service/guide dogs
Backpacks
Bags exceeding size restriction 18" x 13" x 7"
Bicycles
Balloons
Coolers
Drones and other unmanned aircraft systems
E-Cigarettes
Explosives
Firearms
Glass, thermal, or metal containers
Laser pointers
Mace/Pepper spray
Packages
Selfie sticks
Structures
Supports for signs and placards
Toy guns
Weapons of any kind
Any other items determined to be potential safety hazards

Surrendered items will not be returned

Planned Detours by Route

ALL Routes crossing Broad St.:

Route 4 (cutback) Southbound - Via Broad St., left/spring garden st., r-12th st., r-vine st., r-broad st., regular route northbound

Route 7 Southbound(Cut back) Via Oregon Ave., r-20th St., /l-Moyamensing Ave.,/ l-Oregon Ave( between 15th & 16th Streets on Oregon ) Northbound(Cut Back)Via Oregon Ave.,/L-10th St.,/R-Bigler St.,/R-13th St.,/R-Oregon Ave.,/Regular Route

Route 9 Southbound - via Chestnut, L-16th St.,/ r-vine St./r-8th st./L-Chestnut st. /Regular route. Northbound - via walnut st./ R-9th st., l-vine st/L-17th st., r-jfk blvd., l-19th st.,/R-Walnut st./ regular route.

Route 12 Eastbound to Westbound (Cut Back) - via Locust St.: R/15th r/Washington, R/16th, L/Walnut regular route. West bound To eastbound(cut Back) Via Walnut Street: Left/12th Street, Left/Locust Street, regular route.

ROUTE 16 Southbound - Via Broad St., left/spring garden st., r-12th st., r-vine st., r-broad st., regular route northbound

Route 17 northbound - via Market St/, L-16th St.,/ r-vine St./R-8th st./L- Market st. /Regular route southbound - via Market st./ R-7th st. /l- vine st.,/L-17th st./R-jfk blvd./ regular route. *Naval Base Trips will terminate at 20th Johnston Street till end of event

Route 21/42 Eastbound - via Chestnut, L-16th St.,/ r-vine St./r-8th st./L-Chestnut st. /Regular route. Westbound - via walnut st./ R9th st., l-vine st/L-17th st., r-jfk blvd., l-19th st.,/R-Walnut st./ regular route.

Route 45 Southbound to Northbound(south philly) Via 12th Street: l-oregon ave.(layover on Oregon Between 12th & 11th Streets.)

Route 27 Southbound - via vine street: take recovery on vine street between broad and 13th streets. Northbound - via vine street: l-13th st., l-vine st., r-16th st./regular route

Route(s): 29 Eastbound to Westbound(cut back) Via morris st. /r- 23rd st/ L- snyder ave. / l- 18th st./l- tasker st./regular Route. Westbound to eastbound(cut back) Via tasker st. / r-Front St.,. / l- reed st. /R-11thst./l- Washington Ave./L-12th St./L-Morris St./Regular Route

Route 31 cutback east to west eastbound - via Market St/, L-16th St.,/ l- Jfk Blvd./layover on jfk blvd. between 16th & 17th street.

Route 32 Southbound - via market st.,/ r-17th, st./R-Washington ave./ (Layover on Washington between 17th & 18th) Northbound - via Washington,/R-22nd St./R-Market St./L-18th st../regular route

Route 33 Southbound - via 19th street: l-spring garden st., R-10th st./L- Market st. /Regular route Northbound - via Market st./ r-11th st., l-vine st., r-20th st., regular route.

Route 37 Eastbound to Westbound Via Passyunk Ave., right/15th St., right/Snyder Ave. (Layover at 16th St.)

Route 38 Eastbound via Market Street:, L-16th St.,/ r-spring garden st., /r-8th st./L-Market st. /L-5th Street/Regular route. Westbound via Market Street: R-9th st., l-spring garden st.,/L-17th st./R-jfk blvd./ regular route.

Route 40 Eastbound to Westbound(cut back) via South, L-20th st./ l- Lombard st / regular route westbound to eastbound(cut back) via Lombard st./ r-13th st./ r- locust st./ r- 12th st./ l- south st./regular route.

Route 44 Eastbound via Market Street: , L-16th St.,/ r-spring garden st., /r-8th st./L-Market st. /L-5th Street/Regular route. Westbound via Market Street: R-9th st., l-spring garden st.,/L-17th st./R-jfk blvd./ regular route.

Route 48 Southbound - via 23rd street: Left/spring garden st., r-6th st., l-market st., regular route.

Route 62 cutback Market to JFK Blvd eastbound - via Market St/, L-16th St.,/ l- Jfk Blvd./layover on jfk blvd. between 16th & 17th street.

Route 64 Eastbound to Westbound(CUT BACK) Regular route to 16TH & Washington ave./ L-16TH ST. /L-LOMBARD ST./ L-19TH ST ./ R- WASHINGTON AVE./ REGULAR ROUTE. Westbound to Eastbound(CUT BACK) Via Washington Avenue: Left-Moyamensing Ave./R-Federal St./R-11th St./R- WASHINGTON/ REGULAR ROUTE

Route 68 Eastbound to Westbound Via Moyamensing Ave., left/16th St., right/Oregon Ave., right/15th St., right/Moyamensing Ave., and then regular route.

Route(s): 79 Eastbound to Westbound(cut back) Via snyder ave./ L-passyunk ave./ r- 15th st./ r- snyder ave./regular route. Westbound to eastbound(cut back) Via snyder ave. / l-10th st./ r- Oregon ave./ r- 11th st./r- snyder ave . /Regular route.

Route 124/125 cutback east to west eastbound - via Market St/, L-16th St.,/ l- Jfk Blvd./layover on jfk blvd. between 16th & 17th street.

Route G Eastbound(Cut Back) Via Oregon Ave., r-20th St., /l-Moyamensing Ave.,/ l-Oregon Ave( between 15th & 16th Streets on Oregon ) Westbound(Cut Back) Via: Oregon Ave., /L-10th Street/ R-Bigler Street/R-13th Street/R-Oregon Ave.

ALL Routes operating on Market St. Between City Hall (15th & Market Sts.) & 5th St.:

Route 47 Northbound via 7th Street: R-Pine St., L-Front St., R-Spruce St., L-Columbus Blvd., L-Callowhill St., R-7th St., regular route. Southbound via 8th Street: L-Spring Garden St., R-Columbus Blvd., R-Spruce St., L-8th St., regular route.

Route 47M Northbound via 9th Street: R-Pine St., L-Front St., R-Spruce St., L-Columbus Blvd., L-Callowhill St., R-7th St., regular route

Route 61(cutback south to north) Via 8th Street: R-Vine St., layover on Vine Street between 9th and 10th Streets. Northbound via Vine Street: R-11th St., regular route.

Route 23(cutback south to north) Via 12th Street: L-Vine St., layover on Vine Street between 12th and 11th Streets. Northbound via Vine Street: L-11th St., regular route.

Route 45(cutback north to south) Via 11th Street: L-Walnut St., L-12th St., regular route southbound. DO not layover in Center City.

Route(s) 4 and 16 (cutback south to north) Southbound - Via Broad Street: left/spring garden st., r-12th st., r-vine st., r-broad st., regular route northbound

Route(s) 31,62,124 and 125(cutback inbound to outbound) Via Market Street: L-16th St., L-J.F. Kennedy Blvd., regular route outbound.

Route 38 Eastbound via Market Street: R-19th St., L-Chestnut St. to Penn's Landing. Take recovery on via-duct. Westbound via Market Street on the via-duct: L-2nd St., R-Walnut St., R-22nd St., R-Market St., L-20th St., regular route.

Route 44 Eastbound via Market Street: R-19th St., L-Chestnut St. to Penn's Landing. Take recovery on via-duct. Westbound via Market Street on the via-duct: L-2nd St., R-Walnut St., R-22nd St., L-Market St., regular route.

Route 32 Southbound via 21st Street: L-Pine St., R-Broad St., regular route. Northbound via Broad Street: L-Spruce St., R-22nd St., R-Market St., L-20th St., L-Ben Franklin Pkwy., regular route.

Route 33 Southbound via 19th Street: L-Spring Garden St., R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., layover on Callowhill Street between 2nd and 4th Streets. Northbound via Callowhill Street: L-8th St., R-Vine St., R-20th St., regular route.

Route 48 Southbound via 23rd Street: L-Spring Garden St., R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., layover on Callowhill Street between 2nd and 4th Streets. Northbound via Callowhill Street: L-8th St., R-Vine St., R-Ben Franklin Pkwy., R-22th St., regular route.

Route 17 Northbound via 20th Street: R-Spring Garden St., R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., layover on Callowhill Street between 2nd and 4th Streets. Southbound via Callowhill Street: L-8th St., R-Vine St., R-20th St., L-Pennsylvania Ave., L-21St., L-Market St., R-19th St., regular route.

Route 27 Southbound via I-76: Take exit for 30th Street, atop of ramp R-Arch St., L-30th St., L-Chestnut St., R-23rd St., L-Pine St., R-Broad St., regular route. Northbound via Broad Street: L-Spruce St., R-22nd St., L-Market St., R-Schuylkill Ave., to I-76 West, regular route.

ALL Routes operating between Market & 20th Sts. and City Hall (all sides):

Route 44 Eastbound via 30th Street: L-Chestnut St. to Penn's Landing. Take recovery on via-duct. Westbound via Market Street on the via-duct: L-2nd St., R-Walnut St., R-22nd St., L-Market St., regular route.

Route 32 Southbound via 21st Street: L-Pine St., R-Broad St., regular route. Northbound via Broad Street: L-Spruce St., R-22nd St., R-Market St., L-20th St., L-Ben Franklin Pkwy., regular route.

Route 33 Southbound via 19th Street: L-Spring Garden St., R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., layover on Callowhill Street between 2nd and 4th Streets. Northbound via Callowhill Street: L-8th St., R-Vine St., R-20th St., regular route.

Route 48 Southbound via 23rd Street: L-Spring Garden St., R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., layover on Callowhill Street between 2nd and 4th Streets. Northbound via Callowhill Street: L-8th St., R-Vine St., R-Ben Franklin Pkwy., R-22th St., regular route.

Route 27 Southbound via I-76: Take exit for 30th Street, atop of ramp R-Arch St., L-30th St., L-Chestnut St., R-23rd St., L-Pine St., R-Broad St., regular route. Northbound via Broad Street: L-Spruce St., R-22nd St., L-Market St., R-Schuylkill Ave., to I-76 West, regular route.

Route 17 Northbound via 20th Street: R-Washington Ave., L-11th St., R-Market St., regular route. Southbound via Market Street: L-6th St., R-Spruce St., L-19th St., regular route.

Route(s) 31,62,124 and 125(cutback inbound to outbound) Via Market Street: L-22nd St., L-Arch St., L-23rd St., R-Market St., regular route outbound.

Route 38 Eastbound via Market Street: R-23rd St., L-Chestnut St. to Penn's Landing. Take recovery on via-duct. Westbound via Market Street on the via-duct: L-2nd St., R-Walnut St., R-22nd St., R-Market St., L-20th St., regular route.

Route(s) 4 and 16 (cutback south to north) Southbound - Via Broad Street: L-Spring Garden St., R-12th Dt., R-Vine St., R-Broad St., regular route northbound

Route 2 Northbound via 16th Street: R-Pine St., L-7th St., L-Callowhill St., R-16th St., regular route. Southbound via 17th Street: L-Spring Garden St., R-8th St., R-Washington Ave., L-17th St., regular route.

ALL Routes operating along Broad Street between City Hall to the Naval Base and along Market St. between City Hall & 5th St.:

Route 2(cutbacks) Southbound Via 17th street: L-Spring Garden St., R-Broad St., r-callowhill st., r- 16th st., regular route northbound. Northbound via 16th street: l-spruce st., l-17th st., regular route southbound.

Route 4 and 16(cutback) Southbound - Via Broad St., left/spring garden st., r-12th st., r-vine st., r- broad st., regular route northbound

Route 7 Southbound(Cut back) Via Oregon Ave., r-20th St., /l-Moyamensing Ave.,/ l-Oregon Ave( between 15th & 16th Streets on Oregon ) Northbound(Cut Back)Via Oregon Ave.,/L-10th St.,/R-Bigler St.,/R-13th St.,/R-Oregon Ave.,/Regular Rout

Route 9 Southbound /Northbound(cutback)via Chestnut, L-18th St.,/ L-J.F. Kennedy Blvd.,/L-19th St/R-Walnut st. /Regular route.

Route 12 Eastbound to Westbound (Cut Back) - via 18th Street: L/Walnut regular route. West bound To eastbound(cut Back) Via Walnut Streett: Left/12th Street, Left/Locust Street, regular route.

Route 17 northbound - via 20th street: R- Spring Garden St., R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., Layover on Callowhill between 3rd and 4th Streets. southbound - via Callowhill Street st./ L-8th st. /R- vine st.,/L-17th st./R-JFK blvd./ regular route. *Naval Base Trips will terminate at 20th Johnston Street till end of event

Route 21/42 Eastbound/Westbound(Cutback) - via Chestnut, L-18th St.,/ L-J.F.Kennedy Blvd./L-19th St.,/R- Walnut Street, /Regular route. West to east(cutback)via Walnut Street: R-11th St., R-Chestnut St., regular route.

Route 45 Southbound to Northbound(south philly) Via 12th Street: l-oregon ave.(layover on Oregon Between 12th & 11th Streets.) North to south(cutback) via 11th Street: L-walnut st., l-12th st., regular route.

Route 27 Southbound - via vine street: take recovery on vine street between broad and 13th streets. Northbound - via vine street: l-13th st., l-vine st., r-16th st./regular route

Route(s): 29 Eastbound to Westbound(cut back) Via morris st. /r- 23rd st/ L- snyder ave. / l- 18th st./l- tasker st./regular Route. Westbound to eastbound(cut back) Via tasker st. / r-Front St.,. / l- reed st. /R-11thst./l- Washington Ave./L-12th St./L-Morris St./Regular Route

Route 31 cutback east to west eastbound - via Market St/, L-18th St.,/ l- JFK Blvd./layover on JFK blvd. between 18th & 19th street.

Route 32 Southbound - via market st.,/ r- 17th, st./R-Washington ave./ (Layover on Washington between 17th & 18th) Northbound - via Washington,/R-22nd St./R-Market St./L-18th st../regular route

Route 33 Southbound - via 19th street: l- spring garden st., R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., Layover on Callowhill between 3rd and 4th Streets. Northbound - via Callowhill street: L-8th st., r-vine st., r-20th st., regular route.

Route 37 Eastbound to Westbound Via Passyunk Ave., right/15th St., right/Snyder Ave. (Layover at 16th St.)

Route 38 Eastbound via Eakins oval: r- spring garden st., / R-2nd St., R-Callowhill St., Layover on Callowhill between 3rd and 4th Streets. Westbound via Callowhill street: L-8th st., r-vine st., r-20th st., regular route.

Route 40 Eastbound to Westbound(cut back) via South, L-20th st./ l- Lombard st / regular route westbound to eastbound(cut back) via Lombard st./ r-13th st./ r- locust st./ r- 12th st./ l- south st./regular route.

Route 44 cutback east to west eastbound - via Market St/, L-18th St.,/ l- JFK Blvd./layover on JFK blvd. between 18th & 19th street.

Route 48 Southbound - via 23rd street: Left/spring garden st., R-2nd St., R- Callowhill St., Layover on Callowhill between 3rd and 4th Streets. Northbound - via Callowhill street: L-8th st., r-vine st., r-Ben Franklin pkwy., regular route

Route 62 cutback Market to JFK Blvd eastbound - via Market St/, L-18th St.,/ l- JFK Blvd./layover on JFK blvd. between 18th & 19th street.

Route 64 Eastbound to Westbound(CUT BACK) Regular route to 16TH & Washington ave./ L-16TH ST. /L- LOMBARD ST./ L-19TH ST ./ R- WASHINGTON AVE./ REGULAR ROUTE. Westbound to Eastbound(CUT BACK) Via Washington Avenue: Left- Moyamensing Ave./R-Federal St./R-11th St./R- WASHINGTON/REGULAR ROUTE Route 68 Eastbound to Westbound Via Moyamensing Ave., left/16th St., right/Oregon Ave., right/15th St., right/Moyamensing Ave., and then regular route.

Route(s): 79 Eastbound to Westbound(cut back) Via snyder ave./ L-passyunk ave./ r- 15th st./ r- snyder ave./regular route. Westbound to eastbound(cut back) Via snyder ave. / l-10th st./ r- Oregon ave./ r- 11th st./r- snyder ave . /Regular route.

Route 124/125 cutback east to west eastbound - via Market St/, L-18th St.,/ l- JFK Blvd./layover on JFK blvd. between 18th & 19th street.

Route G Eastbound(Cut Back) Via Oregon Ave., r-20th St., /l-Moyamensing Ave.,/ l-Oregon Ave( between 15th & 16th Streets on Oregon ) Westbound(Cut Back) Via: Oregon Ave., /L-10th Street/ R-Bigler Street/R-13th Street/R-Oregon Ave.

Route 47 Northbound via 7th Street: R-Pine St., L-Front St., R-Spruce St., L-Columbus Blvd., L-Callowhill St., R-7th St., regular route. Southbound via 8th Street: L- Spring Garden St., R-Columbus Blvd., R-Spruce St., L-8th St., regular route.

Route 47M Northbound via 9th Street: R-Pine St., L-Front St., R-Spruce St., L-Columbus Blvd., L-Callowhill St., R-7th St., regular route.

Route 61(cutback south to north) Via 8th Street: R-Vine St., layover on Vine Street between 9th and 10th Streets. Northbound via Vine Street: R-11th St., regular route.

Route 23(cutback south to north) Via 12th Street: L-Vine St., layover on Vine Street between 12th and 11th Streets. Northbound via Vine Street: L-11th St., regular route.