Directions to Peirce

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Directions to Peirce

From Washington DC / Points South including Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Take I-95 North, past the Philadelphia International Airport to the Broad Street/Pattison Avenue exit. Travel north on Broad Street approximately 2.5 miles. Pass Pine Street and make a left on Spruce. Go one block and make a left onto 15th Street. At the next block, make a left onto Pine Street. The main entrance to Peirce College is on the right at 1420 Pine Street.


From Southern New Jersey /Atlantic City Area

Travel on the Atlantic City Expressway until it merges with Route 42 North. Follow signs to the Walt Whitman Bridge. Cross the toll bridge to Broad Street/Pattison Avenue exit. Travel north on Broad Street approximately 2.5 miles. Pass Pine Street and make a left on Spruce. Go one block and make a left onto 15th Street. At the next block, make a left onto Pine Street. The main entrance to Peirce College is on the right at 1420 Pine Street.


From New York, New Jersey and all Points via NJ Turnpike

Take the NJ Turnpike to Exit 4. Take Route 73 North and follow signs to Route 38 West. Travel Route 38 West and follow signs for the Benjamin Franklin Bridge. The exit for the bridge will take you to Route 30 West/ Admiral Wilson Boulevard. Cross the Ben Franklin toll bridge to the 6th Street South exit. Follow 6th Street south to Spruce Street. Turn right onto Spruce Street. Cross over Broad Street. Turn left onto 15th Street. At the next block, make a left onto Pine Street. The main entrance to Peirce College is on the right at 1420 Pine Street.


From the North via I-95 South in Pennsylvania

Travel on I-95 South to I-676 West. Exit at Broad Street. Follow 15th Street to Pine Street (approx. 11 blocks). Turn left onto Pine Street. The main entrance to Peirce College is on the right at 1420 Pine Street.


From Harrisburg and Points West

Travel east on the Pennsylvania Turnpike to Exit 24. Take Route 76 East to the South Street Exit (Left Lane Exit). Make a left and cross the South Street Bridge. Travel east to 15th Street and turn left. Go two blocks north to Pine Street and turn right. The main entrance to Peirce College is on the right at 1420 Pine Street.


From Northern Pennsylvania

Travel the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike to I-476. Follow I-476 to 76 East. Take either I-76 or I-95 to I-676 (Vine Street Expressway) and exit at Broad Street (Central Philadelphia). Follow Broad Street around City Hall. Travel south on Broad Street five blocks to Spruce Street. Make a right on Spruce, go one block to 15th Street. Make a left onto 15th Street. At the next block, make a left onto Pine Street. The main entrance to Peirce College is on the right at 1420 Pine Street.


Public Transportation

SEPTA

Subway:
The Broad Street Subway's Walnut-Locust Station is located three blocks from Peirce College. Market-Frankford and Subway Surface riders should make a free transfer to the Broad Street Line at the 15th and Market stop.

Regional Rail: All Regional Rail Lines stop at Suburban Station, where riders can transfer to the nearby Broad Street Line at City Hall Station or take the 15-minute walk to Peirce College.

Bus: Routes C, 27, and 32 travel along Broad Street. Route 12 runs east-west along Locust and Walnut Streets. Other nearby buses include Routes 9, 21, and 42, which run along Walnut and Chestnut Streets. Please check www.septa.org for updates or changes.


Phlash

Phlash:
The Phlash is a trolley connecting Center City attractions to most downtown hotels. It is an easy way to get around to 18 key locations in Center City. Cost is $1 each time you board. Visit www.gophila.com/phlash for a route map and other details.


PATCO

New Jersey's PATCO High Speed Line:
Take the High Speed Line toward Philadelphia, to the last stop, or 15/16th and Locust Street. Take the stairs to street level at the 15th street exit (Fado Irish Pub and Cosi restaurants are across from each other). From there, walk two blocks south on 15th Street to Pine Street. Cross over Pine street and turn left. Peirce College's main entrance is 1420 Pine, one half block up on the right.


Parking

Parking Map

Below is a partial list of parking lots and garages close to Peirce. For up-to-date information, including estimated costs, please check:
http://www.philapark.org/
parkinglocator/parking_locator.aspx


Street AddressOperatorGarage or LotTotal SpacesDistance to Peirce
1513 S Pine Street Central Parking Lot 30 358 feet
337 S Broad Street Five Star Parking Garage 125 425 feet
Broad and Spruce Streets Parkway Corporation Garage 127 595 feet
15th Street and South Street E Z Parks, Inc. Lot 120 691 feet
414 S 16th Street Five Star Parking Garage 93 692 feet
1314 Spruce Street Five Star Parking Lot 80 868 feet
1627 Pine Street Parkway Corporation Lot 102 921 feet