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New Year's Holiday Service Information

On New Year's Eve, Regional Rail Trains will offer special late night service for customers attending events in Center City. On New Year's Day, buses, trains, and trolleys will operate on a Sunday Schedule. Please refer to the information below to determine which schedule to use when traveling.

Download the official SEPTA App for iPhone and Android devices for schedule information and real-time service information via TrainView and TransitView or follow your Train or Trolley on Twitter.


On Tuesday, December 31st and Wednesday, January 1st, several SEPTA Bus Routes are scheduled to operate on a temporary detour due to the Mummers parade. Detour routing will be published on System Status prior to the event.

For parade specific detours visit the Mummers Parade Detour Information page.

SEPTA Key Holiday Fare Collection at All Center City Regional Rail Stations:

During the Christmas and New Year's holidays, fare collection and fare inspection hours will change. Please visit the Key Holiday Fare Collection page for hours and additional information.


New Year's Holiday Schedules

The following schedules will be in effect for the dates listed below:

  • December 31 2019

Modified Schedule Information for these dates can be accessed here.

Buses (except Route 204), trains, and Trolleys will operate on a SUNDAY schedule Wednesday, January 1, 2020.



Regional Rail Late Night New Year's Eve Service

Regional Rail Trains will operate on a regular WEEKDAY schedule, Tuesday, December 31st, with special late night service. Please look for signage posted at Stations or download the PDF below for the late night schedule.

DOWNLOAD: Late Night New Year's Eve Regional Rail Schedule | PDF

The late night New Year's Eve schedule includes added service to Chestnut Hill East, Fox Chase, Elwyn, Lansdale, Malvern, Trenton (connections to NJ Transit-New York), Norristown, and Warminster.

Bus Detours Before and During the Mummers Parade

On Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 and Wednesday, January 1, 2020, several SEPTA Bus Routes will operate on a temporary detour due to the Mummers Parade.

Detour routing will be published on System Status and TransitView prior to the start of the event; however, customers are encouraged to check the SEPTA website and TransitView or follow @SEPTA_Bus for service information throughout the day as the detour schedule is subject to change.


Tuesday, December 31, 2019: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., 15th St. between JFK Blvd. and Chestnut St. for parade setup:

Bus Routes 4, 16, 17, 27, 31, 32, 33, 44, 48, 124, and 125

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 (Mummers Parade scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m.; however, start times may vary), Broad St. between Washington Ave. and City Hall

Bus Routes 2, 4, 9, 12, 16, 17, 21, 27, 31, 32, 33, 38, 40, 42, 44, 45, 48, 64, 124, 125

Broad Street & Market Frankford Line New Year's Eve Service

Additional Broad Street and Market Frankford Line trains will operate before and after the New Year's Eve fireworks at Penn's Landing, with all night train service available to customers. Please check back for additional service information.

Make sure to follow @SEPTA_BSL or @SEPTA_MFL for real-time service information via Twitter.