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Amtrak - Philadelphia, PA (Suburban Station)



PHILADELPHIA

(Suburban Station)

PENNSYLVANIA

Note: Amtrak Keystone Service to Suburban Station ended around 1988

 

Station Data:

Address

16th Street & JFK Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Map

Location

39.9529 N, 75.1653 W

Elevation

14 m / 45 ft

Population

1,526,006 (Census 2010)

Building

Built in 1930

Condition

SEPTA Station (Penn Center)

 

Amtrak Train:

Train Name Route

KEYSTONE

[ Philadelphia, PA - Lancaster, PA - Harrisburg, PA ]
Keystone no longer stops at Suburban Station

 

Urban Railroad Information

Name

Category

SEPTA - Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority

Commuter Train, Subway, Trolley



Amtrak Philadelphia Suburban Station (Penn Center) was located 1 mile east of the 30th Street Station.  Amtrak Keystone Service to Suburban Station ended around 1988.  Since then, the station has been served by SEPTA.

Amtrak timetable showing Philadelphia Suburban Station (issued on October 25, 1987)

(Source: timetables.org 1987 National Railroad Passenger Corporation)

Amtrak Timetable notifying transfer to/from Suburban Station (issued on October 3, 2016)

(Source: timetables.org 2016 National Railroad Passenger Corporation)



Visited on December 29, 2019

Photo 1 Photo 2

Corner of 16th Street & JFK Boulevard

Main Entrance

Photo 3 Photo 4

Pennsylvania Railroad

Built in 1930

Photo 5 Photo 6

Entrance on the JFK Boulevard

Stairs to the station

Photo 7 Photo 8

Suburban Station

SEPTA Ticket Counter

Photo 9 Photo 10

Entrance to Platform

Platform and SEPTA train

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Platform (Looking East)

Platform (Looking West)




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