Directions to LTSP

Getting to LTSP - BY CAR - BY AIR - BY TRAIN -

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BY CAR:

Coming from the PA Turnpike /East (including New Jersey, NY and New England):

Exit 6 of the New Jersey turnpike leads directly to the PA Turnpike (I-276) west. Take I-276 to the Fort Washington exit 339 and take PA 309 South - see below.

Taking PA 309 Southbound:

Take the Easton Road (Glenside) exit and turn RIGHT toward Philadelphia/Mt. Airy. Continue west as Easton Road turns into Wadsworth and then Mt. Airy Avenue. Mt. Airy Avenue leads to Germantown Avenue. Turn RIGHT onto Germantown and then RIGHT onto campus using either the driveway at the south end of campus near the chapel or the main entrance just past Allens Lane.

Coming from Lincoln Drive:

Take Lincoln Drive northbound to Allens Lane (a "T" intersection). Turn RIGHT to Germantown Avenue, LTSP will be ahead. Turn LEFT onto Germantown Avenue and then RIGHT into the main campus entrance. The Brossman Center parking is to the right, Wiedemann Center to the left.

Coming from Germantown Pike South/Eastbound:

From above Northwest Philadelphia, take Germantown Pike south - this turns into Germantown Avenue at the Philadelphia line. Continue on Germantown Avenue through Chestnut Hill and into Mt. Airy. LTSP Will be on your left, with the main campus entrance on the LEFT past the intersection with Gowen Avenue.

Coming from the Northeast PA and West (Harrisburg, Scranton):

If you are taking the southbound Northeast Extension (I-476) or eastbound PA Turnpike (I-76), take the Norristown exit 333 and follow the signs to Germantown Pike south/east - follow the Germantown Pike Southbound instructions above.

Coming from the South (Delaware, Washington):

If you are taking I-95 from Delaware/south take I-95 to I-476 Mid-County Expressway/Blue Route. Stay on I-476 north to the Germantown Pike south/east (Philadelphia) exit (just before the turnpike tolls, stay in the right lane). Take Germantown Pike - follow the from Germantown Pike Southbound instructions above.

Coming from the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) Westbound from Philadelphia/New Jersey:

From I-76 westbound, take the Lincoln Drive exit, follow the Lincoln Drive instructions above.

Coming from US 202, US 422, Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) Eastbound:

Take Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) east to I-476 north (Mid-County Expressway/Blue Route). Stay on I-476 north to the Germantown Pike south/east (Philadelphia) exit (just before the turnpike tolls, stay in the right lane). Take Germantown Pike - follow the from Germantown Pike Southbound instructions above.

Coming from Philadelphia International Airport: If driving, follow the signs to the Schuylkill Expressway west (I-76) and follow the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) Westbound instructions above.

Commercial shuttle service to the seminary campus from the airport is available. Consult the Ground Transportation Desk in the baggage claim terminal. If taking SEPTA Regional Rail, take the Airport Line to the Market East Station and change to the Chestnut Hill East line. Get off at the Mt. Airy Station and walk west on Gowen Avenue to the campus. (note that some Airport trains become  Chestnut Hill East when they reach center city. Ask the conductor or check the schedules: septa.com)

Coming from Germantown Avenue Northbound:

Take Germantown Avenue northbound into Mt. Airy. You will pass through the Mt. Airy business district. As you leave the  Mt. Airy Avenue intersection, continue about 300 feet and turn RIGHT into the chapel/William Allen Plaza driveway and park in the Brossman lot. Or continue along Germantown Ave another block. you'll approach Allens Lane, where you'll see a Wawa on the left and the LTSP campus on the right. The main entrance is RIGHT past the intersection. 

Coming from Center City/University City Philadelphia:

Your best way to campus is to take SEPTA Regional Rail Chestnut Hill East (Mt. Airy station stop) orChestnut Hill West (Allens Lane station stop). From the Mt. Airy station, walk west on Gowen Avenue to the campus on your left. From Allens Lane station, walk east on Allens Lane several blocks. You'll see the Wawa market and the campus as you approach Germantown Avenue. (hint: the Chestnut Hill West line  is the shorter ride from 30th Street Station, Chestnut Hill East is the shorter ride from Market East station. Schedules are somewhat staggered so check the schedule for each line. Either station is close and an easy walk to the seminary.)

If you are driving, take the Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) westbound to the Lincoln Drive exit and follow the Lincoln Drive instructions above.


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BY AIR:

From Philadelphia International Airport, the SEPTA Airport Line runs every half-hour between the airport and 30th Street Station. One fare takes you all the way to the seminary. From 30th Street Station take the SEPTA Chestnut Hill East rail line to the Mt. Airy station or SEPTA Chestnut Hill West rail line to the Allens Lane station. Refer to directions below. Commercial shuttle service to the seminary campus from the airport is available. Consult the Ground Transportation Desk in the baggage claim terminal.

BY TRAIN:

Persons traveling Amtrak (Boston, New York, Washington, Baltimore) or persons using the Airport Line may board Chestnut Hill East or Chestnut Hill West lines at 30th Street Station (upper level).

If you use the Chestnut Hill East train, get off at the Mt. Airy station, walk up the steps to Gowen Avenue (which crosses the tracks). Turn right. Walk on Gowen Avenue to the traffic light on Germantown Avenue, then turn left. You are now in front of the seminary.

If you use the Chestnut Hill West train, get off at Allen Lane station, walk up the hill from the station to Allen Lane. Turn right. Walk on Allen Lane to the traffic light at Germantown Avenue and cross the street. You are now in front of the seminary.

LTSP/Philadelphia Region

Eastern Pennsylvania