Public Transportation for Media and the Surrounding Area


Public transportation is available by train, bus and trolley.

Via Train (Regional Rail)

Media is connected to Septa's Regional Rail route R3 line, the "Media/Elwyn Line." Schedule is available on the SEPTA website, or download the SEPTA R3 Schedule PDF

The train connects to:

  • Elwyn
  • Media Station (0.2 miles to Media)
  • Moylan-Rose Valley Station (0.8 miles to Media)
  • Wallingford
  • Swarthmore
  • Morton-Rutledge
  • Secane
  • Primos
  • Clifton-Aldan
  • Gladstone
  • Lansdowne
  • Fernwood-Yeadon
  • Angora
  • 49th Street
  • University City
  • 30th Street Station (connections for AMTRAK)
  • Suburban Station
  • Market East Station
  • Temple University
  • West Trenton, NJ

By Bus 

Two bus lines serve Media Borough:

SEPTA Route 110 services eastern and western access to Media, passing through:

  • 69th Street Terminal (Upper Darby, PA)
  • State Road and Lansdowne Avenue (Upper Darby)
  • Township Line and Dermond Rds. (Pilgram Gardens)
  • Marple Crossroads Shopping Center
  • Springfield Mall, Baltimore Pike and Providence Rd.
  • Elwyn Institute
  • Granite Run Mall (Transportation Center)
  • Riddle Memorial Hospital
  • Penn State University (Lima)

SEPTA Route 118 services northern and southern access to Media, passing through:

  • Chester (Transportation Center).
  • Edgemont Aveue and 22nd St. (Chester)
  • Brookhaven and Rose Valley Rds. (Wallingford
  • Jackson and State Sts. (Media)
  • Providence Rd. And Kirk Lane (Rose Tree)
  • Delaware County Community Colleg
  • West Chester Pike and Newtown Street Rd. (Newtown Square)
  • Darby Rd. And Rt. 30 (Lincoln Highway, Paoli)
  • Swedesford and Old Eagle School Rd.
  • King of Prussia Plaza (Lower Level Near J.C. Penney)

By Trolley

Media also has light rail access via the trolley SEPTA Suburban Trolley Line: Route 101 Media, schedules available on the SEPTA site, or Weekdays, Saturday and Sunday Schedules.

SEPTA Route 101 services access East of Media only, passing through:

  • 69th Street Terminal in Upper Darby, PA
  • Bywood
  • Lansdowne Avenue
  • Drexel Hill Junctio
  • Aronimink
  • Scenic Road
  • Woodland Avenue (Springfield)
  • Springfield Mall (Sproul Road
  • Providence Road (Bowling Green)
  • State Street in Media to Orange Street.

 Contacting SEPTA by Phone

  • Route, Schedule and travel information (215) 580-7800 or (610) 734-1300
  • Media Station Ticket Office (610) 566-4070
  • Customer Service TDD/TTY (215) 580-7853
  • ParaTransit service (for persons with disabilites) (215) 580-7145
  • ParaTransite service TDD/TTY (215) 580-7712

Or visit Southeastern Transportation Authority (SEPTA) online