New SEPTA Regional Rail Line Schedules Go Into Effect Sun., April 23

April 20, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA (April 19, 2017) -New SEPTA Regional Rail schedules will go into effect on Sunday, April 23. The new schedules will focus on weekday and weekend service adjustments and time adjustments on SEPTA services operating on Amtrak lines to support the final implementation phase of Positive Train Control.

Customers should refer to the timetables for specific service information. Printed schedules will be available at Center City Stations. Schedules are also available for download at: http://www.septa.org/schedules/upcoming-rail.html Customers can also look for signage posted at stations for additional service and boarding information.

SEPTA encourages Regional Rail passengers with iPhone or Android devices to sign up for the SEPTA App. Current Android and iPhone app users can receive the latest version of the Regional Rail schedules by updating the SEPTA App on Sun. April 23. To update the iPhone app, users should tap "Settings" and then "Update" to get the new schedules. Riders using the SEPTA app for Android devices should visit the Google Play Store for updated schedules.

The 'Next to Arrive' feature at http://app.septa.org/nta/ provides personalized schedule information for customer trips and also delivers real-time train status information to a customer's cell phone.

Highlights of the April 23 schedule change are as follows:


The new schedules are also part of SEPTA's overall improvement plan to enhance Regional Rail service reliability throughout SEPTA's system. The Regional Rail Service Improvement Plan is available for review at www.septa.org.

Customers can also stay connected by following their Regional Rail Lines on Twitter: www.septa.org/alert/twitter. SEPTA customer service representatives are available at 215-580-7800.