Directions for Penn Relays School Days Drop Off

April 15, 2004

Directions to Franklin Field Penn Relays School Days Drop-Off

Important Notice: Once you have arrived and parked in front of the SEPTA - University Ave. Train Station, you will be greeted by a credentialed Penn Relays School Days staff member who will direct you across South St. and into the BIG EAST gate of Franklin Field.

From the Philadelphia International Airport and points south of Philadelphia

Follow I-95 North past Philadelphia International Airport towards downtown. Then merge from the left-hand lanes onto Exit #22 I-676 (Vine Street Expressway, Central Philadelphia, Independence Hall) Take I-676 cross-town and then merge from the right-hand lanes onto I-76 East (Int'l Airport, Schuylkill Expressway). Proceed on I-76 East to Exit 346B (University Ave/Grays Ferry Ave.) Follow exit around and stay to the right. Go under the overpass and bear right at the first light (Civic Center Blvd.) Proceed 4 more lights to Convention Ave. Make a right onto Convention Ave. and follow it around. Park in front of Septa University Ave Train Station.



From the New Jersey Turnpike and the New York City Area

Take the NJ Turnpike South Exit #4 (NJ 73, Camden, Philadelphia) to NJ 73 North and then onto I-295 South. After passing Exit 28 on I-295 South, stay to your left and then merge onto I-76 Exit #26 (Philadelphia, Camden). After merging, stay to you left and look for I-76 Walt Whitman Bridge (Toll $3). Cross the bridge into Philadelphia and follow I-76 West to Exit 346B. After getting of the exit, stay in the right hand lane and continue straight on 34th St. Go under the overpass and bear right at the first light (Civic Center Blvd.) Proceed 4 more lights to Convention Ave. Make a right onto Convention Ave. and follow it around. Park in front of Septa University Ave Train Station.

From the Pennsylvania Turnpike and points west of Philadelphia

Exit the Pennsylvania Turnpike at Exit 24 (Valley Forge) then merge onto I-76 East (Philadelphia). Proceed on I-76 East to Exit 346B (University Ave/Grays Ferry Ave.) Follow exit around and stay to the right. Go under the overpass and bear right at the first light (Civic Center Blvd.) Proceed 4 more lights to Convention Ave. Make a right onto Convention Ave. and follow it around. Park in front of Septa University Ave Train Station.

From the Ben Franklin Bridge and Camden

Take US-30 (Admiral Wilson Boulevard) to the Ben Franklin Bridge (Toll #3). Then take I-676 West (Vine Street Expressway) to I-76 East (Int'l Airport, Schuylkill Expressway). Proceed on I-76 East to Exit 346B (University Ave/Grays Ferry Ave.) Follow exit around and stay to the right. Go under the overpass and bear right at the first light (Civic Center Blvd.) Proceed 4 more lights to Convention Ave. Make a right onto Convention Ave. and follow it around. Park in front of Septa University Ave Train Station.

From the Walt Whitman Bridge and the Atlantic City Expressway

Take the Atlantic City Expressway to NJ-42 North. NJ-42 will divide into Express and Local lanes. Take the Express lanes to I-76 East Walt Whitman Bridge (Toll $3). Cross the bridge into Philadelphia and follow I-76 West to Exit 346B. After getting of the exit, stay in the right hand lane and continue straight on 34th St. Go under the overpass and bear right at the first light (Civic Center Blvd.) Proceed 4 more lights to Convention Ave. Make a right onto Convention Ave. and follow it around. Park in front of Septa University Ave Train Station.

From Northeast Philadelphia and Northern Suburbs

Take US-1 South (Roosevelt Blvd) to I-76 East (Central Philadelphia). Proceed on I-76 East to Exit 346B (University Ave/Grays Ferry Ave.) Follow exit around and stay to the right. Go under the overpass and bear right at the first light (Civic Center Blvd.) Proceed 4 more lights to Convention Ave. Make a right onto Convention Ave. and follow it around. Park in front of Septa University Ave Train Station.