Philadelphia International Airport
8000 Essington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19153
The Philadelphia International Airport is approximately 25 minutes away from downtown Philadelphia.
Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) provides train service between Center City and the Airport on the Airport Regional Rail Line. Trains run every 30 minutes and operate from 4:52 am to 11:52 pm (Center City to Airport) and from 5:07 am to 12:30 am (Airport to Center City). The one-way Regional Rail fare to Center City is $6.50; or $8.50 to any other station beyond Center City.
SEPTA Quick Trip Fare is now available for travel on the Airport Line from all Airport terminal stations. Use your credit or debit card to buy your one-way fare at the fare kiosk located at each terminal platform stop. Learn more at http://www.septa.org/key/updates/airport-quick-trips.html
Airport Shuttle Service
Philadelphia Sightseeing Tours has transporation services to and from the PHL Airport and the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. Call 215-625-6034 between 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM to reserve your transporation service. Mention that you are here for the WOCN Society's 50th Annual Conference to receive $5 off a one way ride, or $10 off a round trip ride.
Taxicabs are readily available and provide service to the Philadelphia metro area and surrounding counties. There is a $28.50 flat-rate charge (one-way fare, airport access fee already included) to travel to Center City Philadelphia. For a list of taxicab companies, click here.
Getting Around Town
Click here for information on getting around Philadelphia!
Parking at the Convention Center
There are many parking options, including garages and surface lots, which are conveniently located within blocks of the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The rates for parking along the perimeter of the building vary.
Below are links to other parking lots and garages in the Convention Center District. These lots are not affiliated with the Pennsylvania Convention Center, but they are located within walking distance of our facility.
We recommend that you contact the Philadelphia Parking Authority for the closest lots and garages and for the current rate schedules to assist with planning your visit.
A travel insurance policy to cover theft, loss and medical problems is recommended. WOCN Society will not be liable for illness, accidents or thefts suffered by participants or accompanying persons during the Conference or their stay in Philadelphia before or after the Conference.