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Changes to Airport Line, ALL Other Regional Rail Schedules

New Timetables Effective December 13, 2015

Effective with the December 13, 2015 schedule change for ALL Regional Rail Lines, Airport Line Trains will operate on a new timetable meant to enhance service reliability. Electronic versions of the new schedules are available to view below.

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(Click on the link to download the pdf timetable)

Airport
Chestnut Hill East
*Chestnut Hill West
Cynwyd
Fox Chase
Glenside Combined
Lansdale/Doylestown
Manayunk/Norristown

Media/Elwyn
Paoli/Thorndale
Trenton
Warminster
West Trenton
Wilmington/Newark

*A new Weekday Chestnut Hill West schedule will take effect beginning Monday, January 11, 2016. For current Weekday service information, click here

A detailed list of changes to service for the Airport, Warminster, and West Trenton Lines is available below. Changes to service for ALL other Regional Rail Lines is available here.

Customers are advised that the following paper Regional Rail schedules, with the December 13, 2015 effective date, contain service and schedule errors: Airport, Chestnut Hill East, Glenside/Combined, Lansdale/Doylestown, Manayunk/Norristown, Media/Elwyn, Warminster, and Wilmington/Newark lines. For correct schedule information, please consult the electronic schedules (PDF versions) above.

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How Will Service Change?

Travel Towards Airport Terminals

SCHEDULE | Download the Airport PDF Timetable (Effective Sunday, December 13, 2015

  • All Trains will depart Center City Stations 5 minutes EARLIER

  • Weekday Service between Temple University and Airport stations | Airport Line Trains scheduled to depart Temple University between 6:13 a.m. and 9:13 a.m. and 3:43 p.m. and 6:43 p.m. will ONLY operate between Temple University and Airport Stations

  • Weekday Service between Jenkintown-Wyncote and Airport stations | Weekday service to the Airport between 9:25 a.m. and 2:55 p.m. and 6:55 p.m. - 10:55 p.m. will only operate between Jenkintown-Wyncote and Airport stations. Airport service departing Glenside and Jenkintown-Wyncote stations is noted on the Warminster Line schedule

  • Customers must board Airport Line Trains at Jenkintown-Wyncote Station on the Outbound platform. Please look for signs posted at stations for additional boarding information


Travel from Airport Terminals

  • ALL Trains will depart Airport Terminals 2 minutes EARLIER. Some Trains will continue service to Jenkintown-Wyncote Station


NOTE: Customers are advised the Airport Line printed schedule incorrectly lists the destinations for most Inbound (towards Center City) Saturday & Sunday trains.


Changes to West Trenton Line Service

SCHEDULE | Download the West Trenton Line PDF Timetable (Effective Sunday, December 13, 2015

Changes to Weekday Service

  • WEEKDAY Trains will not operate to/from service to Airport Terminals. Customers must connect to Airport Line Trains at Center City Stations

  • No Midday Weekday service to Wayne Junction, Melrose Park, and Elkins Park Stations (customers must use Airport Line Trains to/from Jenkintown-Wyncote Station)

  • MOST WEEKDAY Trains will not operate continued service to University City Station (customers must transfer in Center City using Airport, Wilmington/Newark, or Media/Elwyn Line Trains)

  • MIDDAY WEEKDAY Trains will depart West Trenton Line stations 4 minutes LATER

  • Customers transferring to West Trenton Line Trains from Airport Line Trains in Center City should prepare for up to a 35 minute wait connection


Changes to Saturday & Sunday Service

  • SATURDAY & SUNDAY Trains operating to the Airport will depart West Trenton & Center City Stations EARLIER. Trains WILL NOT stop at Elkins Park, Melrose Park, and Wayne Junction Stations (Lansdale/Doylestown Line Trains will provide additional service to these stations)


NOTE: Customers are advised the printed West Trenton Line schedule shows Train #6322 (departing 30th Street Station at 5:08 a.m.) does not stop at Bethayres Station. Train #6322 will stop at Bethayres Station at 5:46 a.m.


Changes to Warminster Line Service

SCHEDULE | Download the Warminster Line PDF Timetable (Effective Sunday, December 13, 2015

Changes to Weekday Service

  • WEEKDAY Trains departing Warminster Station will not operate to/from service to Airport Terminals. Customers must connect to Airport Line Trains at Center City Stations

  • Some Trains reflected on the Warminster Line timetable departing Jenkintown-Wyncote Station will stop at Airport Terminals (check schedule for complete service information)

  • MIDDAY WEEKDAY Trains will depart Warminster Line Stations 5 minutes LATER

  • WEEKDAY customers transferring to Warminster Trains at Center City Stations should prepare for up to a 26 minute wait


Changes to Saturday & Sunday Service

  • SATURDAY & SUNDAY Trains will still operate to Airport Terminals however; service will depart up to 13 minutes EARLIER


NOTE: Customers are advised the printed Warminster Line schedule incorrectly lists the times for Saturday & Sunday Airport trains stopping at Fern Rock, Wayne Junction, Temple University, Jefferson, Suburban, and 30th Street Stations. This error is also reflected on the Glenside Combined schedule.


University City Station Service

  • When Traveling from WARMINSTER AND WEST TRENTON LINES, some WEEKDAY Trains will not stop at University City Station. Customers should take Airport, Wilmington/Newark, or Media/Elwyn Line trains for service to/from University City Station

  • For WEEKDAY service towards Warminster or West Trenton, customers should take any Inbound (towards Center City) Train and make the connection in Center City


Tips & Additional Information

  • Schedules on ALL Regional Rail Lines will change beginning Sunday, December 13. Please note, an update has been made to some of the printed timetables. Customers should check schedule posters at stations or schedules posted on this page for the latest service information

  • Check this page regularly for information and look for signage posted at stations for additional service and boarding information


Frequently Asked Questions

General Service Questions:

Question: How does my commute change on the Airport Line?
Answer:
Trains will depart stations in both directions EARLIER. On Weekdays, Airport Line Trains will no longer be connected to other Regional Rail lines. On Saturday & Sunday, Airport Line Trains will connect to Warminster and West Trenton Line trains. Customers should check the timetables for specific service information.

Question: How will the Airport Line schedule change impact other Regional Rail lines?
Answer: ALL Regional Rail schedules will change on Sunday, December 13, 2015. Changes on the Airport Line have the most impact to service on the West Trenton and Warminster Lines as Weekday Airport Line service will no longer continue through service to West Trenton and Warminster stations.

Question: Where can I find the most up to date service information?
Answer: Schedules will be available at Center City stations but please make sure to check station schedule posters or schedules posted on the Regional Rail schedules page for the latest service information.

Station Specific Questions:

Question: How does this change travel from Jenkintown-Wyncote Station?
Answer: Customers traveling to the Airport should board Midday Weekday Airport Line Trains on the Outbound platform at this station. Signs posted on both sides of the platform will provide additional boarding information.

Question: I usually travel through University City Station, will this impact my commute?
Answer: For Warminster and West Trenton Line customers, some Weekday trains will not stop at University City Station. Customers should take Airport, Wilmington/Newark, or Media/Elwyn Line trains to University City Station. For Weekday service towards Warminster or West Trenton, customers can take any Inbound (towards Center City) train and make the connection in Center City.

Question: How is service to Melrose Park and Elkins Park stations affected?
Answer: Midday Weekday West Trenton and Warminster line trains will no longer stop at these stations. Customers should use Airport Line trains. Saturday & Sunday Warminster Trains will stop at these stations. West Trenton Line Trains will not. Additional stops will be added on Lansdale/Doylestown Line Trains to provide service to these stations.

Warminster & West Trenton Line Questions:

Question: Can I still get to the Airport from Warminster and West Trenton Lines?
Answer: Saturday and Sunday Warminster and West Trenton Line trains will still operate service to the Airport however, Trains will depart EARLIER. Customers should check the schedules for service information.

Question: Will I have to wait to connect to Trains in Center City?
Answer: Yes. Customers traveling from the Airport to Center City for connections to Warminster and West Trenton Line trains should prepare for between a 25 to 35 minute wait in Center City.

Question: Is Weekday service the same as Saturday & Sunday service?
Answer: No. Weekday Trains stop at different stations and operate at different times than Saturday & Sunday trains. Customers should check the schedules for complete service information.

Question: I see destinations for trains on the Warminster Line schedule that go to the Airport - can I just take those for service?
Answer: Some trains reflected on the Warminster Line schedule that depart Jenkintown-Wyncote Station will stop at Airport Terminals. Please check the schedule for specific train service information.