Thursday, February 11, 2016

Getting around on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day


Many public transit agencies are running on modified schedules for the holidays. Here’s what you need to know about getting around the region on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.


Dec. 24: City bus and trolley service is on a modified weekday schedule. There’s regular weekday service on the Market-Frankford and Broad Street subway lines, suburban bus and trolley service, and Regional Rail.

Dec. 25: All bus, trolley and subway service will operate on a Sunday schedule. Regional Rail will run on a special Christmas schedule.

New Jersey Transit 

Dec. 24: Trains will operate on a regular weekday schedule. Extra “early getaway” trains will run operate at some stations. Bus schedules vary by route.

Dec. 25: All train lines will run on a weekend/major holiday schedule. Bus schedules vary by route.


Dec. 24: Trains will operate on a special holiday schedule

Dec. 25: Trains will operate on a special holiday schedule.

Philadelphia Parking Authority 

Dec. 24: There will be no parking enforcement after 1 p.m.

Dec. 25: There will be no parking enforcement all day. Enforcement resumes after 12 a.m. Dec. 26.


And for those of you traveling today and Tuesday, here's how to find out whether your train or plane is delayed:


Check here for service alerts. For alerts about service disruptions on the Northeast Corridor, go here.

Philadelphia International Airport

Information about flight delays is available here.


Contact Emily Babay at 215-854-2153 or Follow @emilybabay on Twitter.

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