Parking & Transportation

If you are planning to drive to campus for the ceremonies, please allow adequate time for parking. Continuous round-trip shuttle service will be offered throughout the day from the Mandeville Hall Lot and Hawks' Landing (54th & City). Additionally, there will be two shuttle vans available from7 am until 5pm that will run from the PCOM parking lot to Cardinal Avenue.

Driving

From the North:
New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 6 (PA Turnpike connector).
Follow PA Turnpike to Exit 20 (Rte.476).

Follow Rte. 476 South to Rte. 76 East, toward Philadelphia.
Follow Rte. 76 East to Exit 339 (Rte. 1, City Avenue).
Follow two miles to SJU.

From the East:
From the Ben Franklin Bridge (via Rte. 676) or the Walt Whitman Bridge:
Follow Rte. 76 West to Exit 339 (Rte. 1, City Avenue).
Follow two miles to SJU.

From the South:
Interstate 95 North to 476 North. Follow 476 North to Exit 5 (Rte. 1).
Follow Rte. 1 North to SJU approximately 10 miles.

From the West:
PA Turnpike to Exit 326 (Valley Forge).
Follow Rte. 76 East, toward Philadelphia, to Exit 339 (Rte. 1, City Avenue).
Follow two miles to SJU.

From the Airport:
Interstate 95 North to Rte. 76 West. Follow Rte. 76 West to Exit 339 (Rte. 1, City Avenue).
Follow two miles to SJU.

From 30th Street Amtrak Station:
Rte. 76 (Schuylkill Expressway) westbound to Exit 339 (Rte. 1, City Avenue).
Follow two miles to SJU.

Public Transportation

By Train:

Amtrak services the Philadelphia metropolitan area with several trains daily, all via 30th Street Station (30th & Market Streets in Center City). Amtrak's reservations and schedule information is accessible online.

By Regional Transportation:

Saint Joseph's University is accessible by using SEPTA, Philadelphia's public transit system. From Center City Philadelphia, take the R5 train (Paoli/Thorndale) to Overbrook Station. Shuttle service is available from Overbrook (63rd Street & City Avenue) to the main campus. SEPTA's schedule and fare information is accessible online.

By Air:

The Philadelphia International Airport is serviced by several domestic and international airlines, with a majority of daily service from USAirways. Reservations may be made at the following airline homepages:

USAirways
Southwest Airlines
United Airlines

More information on additional airline service for Philadelphia (PHL) airport website.

Taxi Services

Uber Philadelphia

Lyft Philadelphia 

Taxi Cab Service
Several taxis are available to transport guests from area hotels to the university. Average cab fare from Main Line or Center City hotels would range from $20-30.

Local Taxi Cab Company Numbers

  • Quaker City Cab : 215.728.8000
  • Liberty Cab : 215.389.8000

Parking

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General Parking

  • Hawks’ Landing Garage 
  • Mandeville Hall Lot
  • Rashford/Lannon Apartments Lot
  • AFROTC Lot
  • ELS Lot
  • Merion Place Lot
  • Neumann Lawn/Wolfington Lot
  • Barbelin/Lonergan Hall Lot
  • Duperreault Hall Lot
  • Moore/Townhouse Lot
  • Ashwood Apartments Lot
  • Merion Gardens Lot
  • PCOM Parking Lot (Note: There will be two shuttle vans available from 7am until 5pm that will run from the PCOM parking lot to Cardinal Avenue. )

Handicap Parking Locations - Merion Campus - (Pre-Approved)

  • McShain Hall Lot
  • St. Mary's Hall Lot
  • Claver Hall Lot
  • Jordan Hall Lot
  • Behind Bronstein
  • St. Alberts Hall Lot

*Handicap Parking (Pre-Approved) for severe inclement weather plan: Mandeville Parking Lot.