SEPTA Reconstruction - Impact 3 lines

Project Arsenal - June and August Disruptions

Rail passengers who use the Airport, Wilmington/Newark and Media/Elwyn lines are strongly encouraged to monitor SEPTA communications for detailed information leading up to the regional rail modifications in June and August.   

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SEPTA Project Impacts Penn Commuters; Closing University City Rail Station August 4 – 19.

SEPTA will enter the second phase of its multi-staged infrastructure reconstruction project for a two-week period in August.  There will be NO TRAIN SERVICE to/from University City Station from Saturday, August 4 – Sunday, August 19. During this time, patrons using the Airport, Media-Elwyn, and Wilmington-Newark rail lines can expect service substitutions or adjustments while this project work is conducted. SEPTA passengers are advised to allow extra time getting to and from their destinations or consider alternative transportation options. Visit for the latest schedule information. SEPTA will release additional infrastructure project updates at


During this period, commuters who drive and park in the area can expect additional traffic congestion in University City. The Division of Public Safety offers periodic traffic advisories and commuters can sign up for these alerts by clicking here (