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Major Holidays and Events

Below is a list of important service dates for the 2015-16 calendar, including December 2014. Each date includes information on any service changes or special schedules to help you plan ahead. Unless noted below, SEPTA will operate as regularly scheduled.

Schedules, service and information is subject to change. Check this page regularly for updates and new information.

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December 2014

Sunday, December 14

New Regional Rail Schedules go into effect

Service and schedule information is available on the Upcoming Schedules page

Wednesday, December 24 (Christmas Eve)

City Transit will operate on a special Modified Weekday schedule

Frontier, Victory Divisions, Norristown High Speed Line will operate on a Weekday schedule (schools closed)

Regional Rail will operate on a special Christmas Eve schedule

Thursday, December 25 (Christmas Day)

All SEPTA vehicles will operate on a Sunday/Holiday

Market-Frankford and Broad Street Line service will operate on a Sunday Schedule. All-night Train service will be available beginning Thursday at 12:01 a.m. Regular Owl Bus Service will resume Friday at 12:01 a.m.

Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate

Regional Rail will operate on a special schedule

Friday, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, December 26, 29, & 30 (Prior to New Year's Eve)

City Transit will operate on a Modified Weekday schedule (schools closed)

Frontier, Victory Divisions, Norristown High Speed Line will operate on a Weekday schedule

Regional Rail will operate on a Weekday schedule

Wednesday, December 31 (New Year's Eve)

City Transit will operate on a Modified Weekday schedule

Frontier, Victory Divisions, Norristown High Speed Line will operate on a Weekday schedule (schools closed)

Regional Rail will operate on a regular Weekday schedule

Additional Regional Rail service will be available to accommodate customers attending evening events in the Center City area. Service and schedule information is available on the New Year's Eve Holiday service page

Calendar Year 2015

January

Thursday, January 1:

New Year's Day: Mummers Parade)

Market-Frankford and Broad Street Line service will operate on a Sunday/Holiday Schedule. All-night Train service will be available beginning Thursday at 12:01 a.m. Regular Owl Bus Service will resume Friday at 12:01 a.m.

Surface Transportation will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule

Regional Rail will operate on a Sunday schedule

Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate

Saturday, January 17 - Monday, January 19 and Friday, January 23 - Sunday, January 25:

Philadelphia Home Show

Customers should check System Status the day of the event for real-time service information

Monday, January 19:

Martin Luther King Day

City Transit will operate on a Modified Weekday Schedule

The Norristown High Speed Line, Regional Rail Trains, and Suburban Transit vehicles will operate on a regular weekday schedule

Saturday, January 31 - Sunday, February 8:

Philadelphia Auto Show

Increased ridership is expected on event days. Please check System Status for real-time service information

February

Sunday, February 8

City, Frontier, Spring Schedules go into effect

Please check this page for updates and new schedule information

Monday, February 9

Victory Division Spring schedules go into effect

Please check this page regularly for updates and new schedule information

Monday, February 16 (President's Day)

City Transit will operate on a Modified Weekday Schedule


Saturday, February 28 - Sunday, March 8:

Philadelphia Flower Show

Increased ridership is expected on Regional Rail Trains. Please check System Status for real-time service information

Please check this page regularly for event service information

March

Sunday, March 8:

Daylight Saving Time


April

Thursday, April 23 - Saturday, April 25

Penn Relays

Please check System Status the day of the event for real-time service information

Sunday, April 26

New Regional Rail schedules go into effect

Please check this page regularly for new schedule information

May

Sunday, May 10:

Mother's Day - Race for the Cure

Additional service will be available for customers participating in the Race for the Cure on all Regional Rail Lines, with the exception of Airport, Chestnut Hill East, Chestnut Hill West, Cynwyd, Fox Chase, and Trenton Lines

Please check this page regularly for event service information

Monday, May 25:

Memorial Day

City and Frontier Divisions, the Norristown High Speed Line, and Regional Rail Trains will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule

Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate

June

Sunday, June 7:

International Pro Cycling Championship Race

The Manayunk/Norristown Line will operate half-hourly service the day of the event

Please check this page regularly for event service information

Sunday, June 14:

City, Frontier, Summer Schedules go into effect

Please check this page regularly for service information

Monday, June 15:

Victory Division Summer Schedules go into effect

July

Saturday, July 4:

Independence Day

Buses, Trolleys, and Trains will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule

Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate

Regional Rail and the Market Frankford Line will operate with additional Trains to accommodate customers attending events in Center City

September

Wednesday, September 9 - Friday, September 11:

Philadelphia Public and Parochial 2015-2016 School Term Begins


Saturday, September 5 - Sunday, September 6

Made in America Festival

Regional Rail and the Market-Frankford Line will operate with additional Trains to accommodate customers attending the event

Sunday, September 6:

City, Frontier, Norristown High Speed Line Fall Schedules go into effect


Monday, September 7:

Victory Division Fall Schedules go into effect

Labor Day: City, Frontier, will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule, Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate

Tuesday, September 22 - Sunday, September 27:

World Meeting of Families (Center City area)

Please check this page regularly for event service information

October

Monday, October 12:

Columbus Day

Buses, Trolleys, and Trains will operate on a Weekday schedule

November

Sunday, November 1:

Daylight Saving Time


Wednesday, November 11:

Veterans' Day

Buses, Trolleys, and Trains will operate on a weekday schedule

Thursday, November 26:

Thanksgiving Day - Thanksgiving Parade

Regional Rail, City, and Suburban Transit will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule

Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate

Please check this page regularly for additional service information

Friday, November 27:

Black Friday

City Transit will operate on a Modified Weekday Schedule

Frontier, Victory Divisions, and the Norristown High Speed Line will operate on a Modified Weekday schedule

December

Thursday, December 24

Christmas Eve

City Transit will operate on a Modified Weekday schedule

Frontier, Victory Divisions, and the Norristown High Speed Line will operate on a weekday schedule

Regional Rail Trains will operate on a Weekday schedule

Friday, December 25:

Christmas Day

Buses, Trains, and Trolleys will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule

Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate

Monday, December 28 - Wednesday, December 30:

Period prior to New Year's Eve

City, Frontier, Victory Divisions will operate on a Modified Weekday schedule

Thursday, December 31:

City Transit will operate on a Weekday schedule

Frontier, Victory Divisions, the Norristown High Speed Line will operate on a Weekday schedule

Additional Regional Rail Trains will operate for customers attending events in Center City

Calendar Year 2016

Friday, January 1

New Year's Day - Mummers Parade

Special holiday service on the Market Frankford line

Buses and Trolleys will operate on a Sunday/Holiday schedule

Regional Rail Trains will operate on a Sunday schedule

Routes 204, 205, 310, 312, and 316 will not operate