How to get here

From Philadelphia Airport

From Amtrak's 30th Street Station

From the Northeast

From the North

From the South


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From Philadelphia International Airport:

The Airport Express Train leaves every half-hour (9 and 39 minutes after the hour) and stops at both the University City Station on Convention Avenue and Amtrak's 30th Street Station. The fare is $5 and the ride takes 18 minutes.

You can also arrange for an airport shuttle. Lady Liberty is a popular service for Penn students, and can be contacted at 215-222-8888. Another option is a taxicab, which will cost around $20.

The University City Station is one block from the University Museum. You can follow the map provided to reach the Inn at Penn, or continue by train to Amtrak's 30th Street Station, where one can catch a cab.

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From Amtrak's 30th Street Station:

All Amtrak Northeast Corridor trains and all SEPTA Regional trains stop at the 30th Street Station, at 30th and Market Streets. A metered cab costs about $5 including tip and the ride takes about 5 minutes. The No. 30 bus, as well as the subway-surface trolley, can take you to campus, but be sure you know where to go. (Contact us, or take a look at SEPTA's site.) Or, if your luggage is light, one can walk to campus in about 15 minutes...

To reach the Inn at Penn from 30th Street Station on foot, walk up Market Street to 36th Street. Turn left on 36th Street and walk 2 blocks to Sansom Street. Turn right on Sansom St. passing the entrance to Computer Connection and the Bookstore. The Inn at Penn main entrance is on your left.

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By Car:

From the Northeast:

Take the New Jersey Turnpike to exit 4 for Route 73 North.
Proceed on Route 73 North to I-295 South.
From I-295 South, take exit 26 of I-76 West.
Cross over to Philadelphia via the Walt Whitman Bridge. This section of I-76 is also called the Schuylkill Expressway.
Take exit 40 for South Street, and turn left onto South Street to enter campus. Note: Exit 40 is a LEFT LANE EXIT.
From the Northwest:
Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike to Exit 24, Valley Forge Interchange.
Take I-76 East (Schuylkill Expressway) approximately 17 miles to Exit 40, South Street, which EXITS ON THE LEFT.
Turn right onto South Street to enter the campus.

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From the North:

Take I-95 South to I-676
Westbound toward Center City.
From I-676 exit in less than two miles taking "exit only" ramp towards the airport marked I-76 East.
Proceed less than a mile to Exit 40, South Street, which EXITS ON THE LEFT.
Turn right onto South Street to enter the campus.

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From the South:

Take I-95 North to Exit 11 signed "291 West to I-76."
Follow 291 West across (Platt) Bridge to 26th Street, which leads directly onto I-76 West.
Take I-76 West 3 miles to Exit 40, South Street, which EXITS ON THE LEFT.
Turn left onto South Street to enter the campus.
25 parking spaces have been reserved at the University Museum parking garage in Lot #7 (See map). Identify yourself as attending the "Extended Life, Eternal Life conference" at the gate.

To reach the Inn at Penn once you enter the campus, turn right at the second light (33rd Street). Turn left at the next light onto Walnut Street. Go two blocks to 36th Street, and turn right (this is a two-way street). Go north a half-block to Sansom Street, and turn left. The Inn at Penn is on your left. Valet parking is available at this entrance. In addition, a public parking garage is available two blocks further on 38th Street.

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