Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority Serving Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties
A number of factors contribute to determining the price of a Regional Rail ticket.
The zone number of the station you are boarding at and traveling to. Each Regional Rail station is located in a fare zone determined by its distance from Center City Philadelphia.
Whether your trip is during weekday or evening & weekend hours. Weekday hours are Monday through Friday, between 4:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Evening & Weekend hours are Monday through Friday after 7:00 p.m.; and all day Saturday, Sunday or major holidays.
If you purchase your ticket in advance (A) or from a train conductor (B). A customer may purchase a Regional Rail ticket in advance from any station ticket office or our online store shop.SEPTA.org
An (A) purchased Regional Rail ticket saves money over the base (B) price. Any ticket purchased from a train conductor will be at the higher (B) price, regardless of whether or not a station ticket office is open or closed.
A 10-Trip ticket pack saves money and adds convenience to our more frequent customers.
Daily Regional Rail and transit customers will benefit most from the ease and convenience of a weekly or monthly TrailPass.
Amtrak Tickets | Both Amtrak paper tickets and e-Tickets, purchased for the same date of travel and presented for inspection, will be accepted as a fare to ride on Regional Rail trains between 30th Street Station and Market East Station. Customers with e-Ticket confirmations should present their personal device (iPad, laptop computer, smart phone, etc.) to the SEPTA Conductor for visual confirmation of the Amtrak fare.
Travel to/from Philadelphia International Airport requires a Zone 4 weekday fare at all times.
Customers traveling between an outlying Regional Rail station and Center City Philadelphia can find the zone of the station you are either boarding at or traveling to by using the Clickable Rail & Rail Transit Map. This map will help determine fare zones and the price of the ticket.
Weekday Tickets | Valid Monday through Friday, 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
On trains arriving or departing 30th Street Station, Suburban and Market East Station
Evening & Weekend Tickets | Valid weekdays after 7:00 p.m.; all day Saturday, Sunday and major holidays. On trains arriving or departing 30th Street Station, Suburban and Market East Station
10-Trip Tickets | available through advanced (A) sale only
CCP/1 | $38.00
Zone 2 | $45.00
Zone 3 | $54.50
Zone 4 | $62.50
NJ | $80.00
Remember | (A) means a ticket purchased in advance, (B) means a ticket purchased from a train conductor
All tickets are $3.50 in advance (A), $4.00 when purchased from a conductor (B) when your trip on Regional Rail does not require you to travel to, from or through Center City Philadelphia.
Use a via Center City Philadelphia Regional Rail ticket, $8.50 at all times, when your trip on Regional Rail requires you to travel through Center City Philadelphia, whether on the same train or a connecting train.
A train ticket may be used or refunded 180 days beyond the date of purchase. 10-Trip ticket packs mailed for a refund are subject to loss of discount. Ticket refund requests are handled by U.S. Mail to the address shown.
SEPTA Railroad Division
PO Box 58609
Philadelphia PA 19102-8849
Include any unused tickets and a letter stating your refund request along with a return address.