*PHLASH® has ended service for the season. Service will resume on March 29, 2018.*

Philly PHLASH® Downtown Loop is the most convenient and affordable way for visitors to get around Philadelphia.

Managed by the Independence Visitor Center, the PHLASH® is a seasonal transit service that runs weekend service (Friday – Sunday) in the spring and fall; and daily service in the summer and holiday seasons. 

The PHLASH route provides access to 22 stops, located near must-see attractions. On service days, the PHLASH runs 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m,  providing service to each stop every 15 minutes. All PHLASH vehicles are temperature-controlled and wheelchair-accessible. 

The PHLASH is only $2 per ride or $5 per day. Children 4 and under, senior citizens, SEPTA Pass and Key holders always ride free! Purchase onboard with cash only and exact change, at at any Visitor Center location, or online.


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Service Schedule

>>WHEN To Ride

The PHLASH provides service to each stop every 15 minutes from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. on the following days in 2018:

Philly PHLASH: 2018 Service Schedule
March 29 - April 29: Weekend Service (Friday - Sunday)
May 1 - September 3: Daily Service 
September 7 - November 18: Weekend Service (Friday - Sunday)
November 23 - December 30:  Daily Service 

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Park & Ride

>>SAVE More 

Driving to Philadelphia? Leave the stress of city traffic to the professionals by parking your car for the day and riding the PHLASH around town! 

PHLASH's Park & Ride program offers a discounted rate at five Philadelphia Parking Authority facilities. To receive the Park & Ride discounted rate, patrons must enter the parking facility after 9:00 a.m. and depart by 7:00 p.m., and present their valid PHLASH pass at the parking facility's management office.

View participating Park & Ride locations and rates below: 

  • Stop 2, AutoPark at 2nd & Sansom Streets, 125 S. 2nd Street: $8.00
  • Stops 3 & 21, AutoPark at Independence Mall, 5th & Market Streets: $11.00
  • Stop 4, Parkade on 8th Street, 801 Filbert Street: $8.00
  • Stop 4, AutoPark at The Gallery, 10th & Filbert Streets: $8.00
  • Stop 20, AutoPark at Jefferson, 10th & Ludlow Streets: $8.00


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Mobile Site

>>PHLASH On-The-Go 

Access PHLASH's mobile site RidePhillyPHLASH.com, on your smartphone or mobile device to purchase passes, see service alerts, view must-see attractions along the route, and read service Q&A.

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