SEPTA Suburban Transit Division Schedules Change Sunday

Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from SEPTA

    PHILADELPHIA, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Schedules for a number of SEPTA
 Suburban Transit Division bus routes will change on Sunday, April 29 and
 Monday, April 30.
     New timetables and a new SEPTA Service Change brochure are available now
 at SEPTA sales offices, on vehicles and at SEPTA transportation districts.
 Customers can order free copies of the schedules through the mail by calling
 215-580-7777.  The schedules will also be available on the SEPTA web site at
 www.septa.org.
     Changes to SEPTA Suburban Transit Division bus routes include:
 
     -- Route 91 -- Norristown to Graterford --
        Schedules will be improved to provide more convenient connections with
        regional rail Route R6 Norristown and Route 100 (Norristown High Speed
        Line) trolleys at Norristown Transportation Center.
 
     -- Route 92 -- West Chester to Exton --
        The weekday trip currently scheduled to leave Parkway Shopping Center
        at 6:20 a.m. will be rescheduled to leave at 6:15 a.m.  Route 133
        weekday peak hour service will continue along the Route 92 routing to
        West Chester eliminating the need for riders to change buses at Exton
        Square Mall.
 
     -- Route 94 -- Chestnut Hill to Montgomery Mall --
        A new daily express trip will leave Chestnut Hill at 5:10 a.m. for
        Montgomery Mall and a new 5:45 a.m. trip will depart Montgomery Mall
        en route to Chestnut Hill.  Also, a new Sunday only trip will leave
        the Montgomery Mall for Chestnut Hill at 7:15 a.m.
 
     -- Route 96 -- Norristown to Telford --
        On weekdays and Saturdays, service will be improved with a new 5 a.m.
        trip from the Norristown Transportation Center.  The trip will not
        serve Montgomery County Community College.  In addition, the
        10:10 p.m. trip from Norristown Transportation Center to DeKalb &
        Germantown Pikes will be extended to Lansdale.  A new 11 p.m. trip
        will leave Lansdale en route to the Norristown Transportation Center.
        Also, on Saturdays a new 6:30 a.m. trip will operate between Telford
        and the Norristown Transportation Center.  On Sundays, a new trip will
        leave Lansdale at 7:05 p.m. and operate through Montgomery Mall at
        7:15 p.m.
 
     -- Route 125 -- Philadelphia to Valley Forge --
        On weeknights, the 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. trips from 1st Avenue and
        Allendale Road in the King of Prussia Industrial Park will now leave
        at 8:25 and 9:25 p.m.  The trips will be rerouted to serve businesses
        along Allendale, Valley Forge, and Moore Roads.  On Saturdays, a new
        7:45 a.m. trip added to the schedule will operate between 13th &
        Market Streets in Philadelphia and the King of Prussia Industrial
        Park.  The trip will not stop at the Wissahickon Transfer Center.  In
        addition, on Saturdays the 6:19 p.m. trip from the Radisson Hotel will
        now leave at 6:14 p.m. and serve the King of Prussia Industrial Park.
 
     -- Route 127 -- Neshaminy Mall to Trenton --
        On weekdays, the trip scheduled to leave Neshaminy Mall at 5:05 a.m.
        will now depart at 4:50 a.m. to enhance connections with bus Route 14
        service from Frankford Terminal.  The route has been altered to
        provide service to the Levittown Shopping Center, McIntosh Regency
        Senior Center, Levittown Station, the Avenrowe Court Development and
        Kings Plaza Shopping Center.
 
     -- Route 130 -- Franklin Mills Mall to Bucks County Community College --
        The 6:45 p.m. trip from the Franklin Mills Mall to Neshaminy Mall will
        be extended to Penndel.
 
     -- Route 131 -- Norristown to Valley Forge Corporate Center --
        On weeknights, the 10:45 p.m. trip from the Norristown Transportation
        Center will now leave at 10:55 p.m. to improve connections with bus
        Route 99 service.  The weeknight 11:04 p.m. trip from the Valley Forge
        Corporate Center will now depart at 11:14 p.m. instead.
 
     -- Route 201 -- Fort Washington Railroad Station to Fort Washington Office
        Center --
        On weeknights, a new 7:30 p.m. trip will operate between the Fort
        Washington Regional Rail Station and the Fort Washington Office
        Center.  In addition, five new trips will leave from the Fort
        Washington Office Center at 7:49 p.m., 8:20 p.m., 9:20 p.m.,
        10:20 p.m. and 11:20 p.m.  The trips will connect with Philadelphia-
        bound regional rail R5 trains at Fort Washington Station.
 
     -- Route 203 -- Woodbourne Railroad Station to Bucks County Office
        Center --
        Especially for the spring and summer seasons, Sunday service will be
        provided between Oxford Valley Mall and Sesame Place from May 5 to
        October 21.
 
     -- Route 206 -- Paoli Railroad Station to Great Valley Corporate Center --
        On weekdays, the 6:25 a.m. trip from Paoli Station will now depart at
        6:30 a.m.  This change is timed to improve service connections for
        customers traveling on the new R5 train scheduled to arrive at Paoli
        Station at 6:22 a.m.
 
     There will also be minor changes to scheduled service on bus Routes 93, 97
 and 99.
 
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SOURCE SEPTA
    PHILADELPHIA, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Schedules for a number of SEPTA
 Suburban Transit Division bus routes will change on Sunday, April 29 and
 Monday, April 30.
     New timetables and a new SEPTA Service Change brochure are available now
 at SEPTA sales offices, on vehicles and at SEPTA transportation districts.
 Customers can order free copies of the schedules through the mail by calling
 215-580-7777.  The schedules will also be available on the SEPTA web site at
 www.septa.org.
     Changes to SEPTA Suburban Transit Division bus routes include:
 
     -- Route 91 -- Norristown to Graterford --
        Schedules will be improved to provide more convenient connections with
        regional rail Route R6 Norristown and Route 100 (Norristown High Speed
        Line) trolleys at Norristown Transportation Center.
 
     -- Route 92 -- West Chester to Exton --
        The weekday trip currently scheduled to leave Parkway Shopping Center
        at 6:20 a.m. will be rescheduled to leave at 6:15 a.m.  Route 133
        weekday peak hour service will continue along the Route 92 routing to
        West Chester eliminating the need for riders to change buses at Exton
        Square Mall.
 
     -- Route 94 -- Chestnut Hill to Montgomery Mall --
        A new daily express trip will leave Chestnut Hill at 5:10 a.m. for
        Montgomery Mall and a new 5:45 a.m. trip will depart Montgomery Mall
        en route to Chestnut Hill.  Also, a new Sunday only trip will leave
        the Montgomery Mall for Chestnut Hill at 7:15 a.m.
 
     -- Route 96 -- Norristown to Telford --
        On weekdays and Saturdays, service will be improved with a new 5 a.m.
        trip from the Norristown Transportation Center.  The trip will not
        serve Montgomery County Community College.  In addition, the
        10:10 p.m. trip from Norristown Transportation Center to DeKalb &
        Germantown Pikes will be extended to Lansdale.  A new 11 p.m. trip
        will leave Lansdale en route to the Norristown Transportation Center.
        Also, on Saturdays a new 6:30 a.m. trip will operate between Telford
        and the Norristown Transportation Center.  On Sundays, a new trip will
        leave Lansdale at 7:05 p.m. and operate through Montgomery Mall at
        7:15 p.m.
 
     -- Route 125 -- Philadelphia to Valley Forge --
        On weeknights, the 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. trips from 1st Avenue and
        Allendale Road in the King of Prussia Industrial Park will now leave
        at 8:25 and 9:25 p.m.  The trips will be rerouted to serve businesses
        along Allendale, Valley Forge, and Moore Roads.  On Saturdays, a new
        7:45 a.m. trip added to the schedule will operate between 13th &
        Market Streets in Philadelphia and the King of Prussia Industrial
        Park.  The trip will not stop at the Wissahickon Transfer Center.  In
        addition, on Saturdays the 6:19 p.m. trip from the Radisson Hotel will
        now leave at 6:14 p.m. and serve the King of Prussia Industrial Park.
 
     -- Route 127 -- Neshaminy Mall to Trenton --
        On weekdays, the trip scheduled to leave Neshaminy Mall at 5:05 a.m.
        will now depart at 4:50 a.m. to enhance connections with bus Route 14
        service from Frankford Terminal.  The route has been altered to
        provide service to the Levittown Shopping Center, McIntosh Regency
        Senior Center, Levittown Station, the Avenrowe Court Development and
        Kings Plaza Shopping Center.
 
     -- Route 130 -- Franklin Mills Mall to Bucks County Community College --
        The 6:45 p.m. trip from the Franklin Mills Mall to Neshaminy Mall will
        be extended to Penndel.
 
     -- Route 131 -- Norristown to Valley Forge Corporate Center --
        On weeknights, the 10:45 p.m. trip from the Norristown Transportation
        Center will now leave at 10:55 p.m. to improve connections with bus
        Route 99 service.  The weeknight 11:04 p.m. trip from the Valley Forge
        Corporate Center will now depart at 11:14 p.m. instead.
 
     -- Route 201 -- Fort Washington Railroad Station to Fort Washington Office
        Center --
        On weeknights, a new 7:30 p.m. trip will operate between the Fort
        Washington Regional Rail Station and the Fort Washington Office
        Center.  In addition, five new trips will leave from the Fort
        Washington Office Center at 7:49 p.m., 8:20 p.m., 9:20 p.m.,
        10:20 p.m. and 11:20 p.m.  The trips will connect with Philadelphia-
        bound regional rail R5 trains at Fort Washington Station.
 
     -- Route 203 -- Woodbourne Railroad Station to Bucks County Office
        Center --
        Especially for the spring and summer seasons, Sunday service will be
        provided between Oxford Valley Mall and Sesame Place from May 5 to
        October 21.
 
     -- Route 206 -- Paoli Railroad Station to Great Valley Corporate Center --
        On weekdays, the 6:25 a.m. trip from Paoli Station will now depart at
        6:30 a.m.  This change is timed to improve service connections for
        customers traveling on the new R5 train scheduled to arrive at Paoli
        Station at 6:22 a.m.
 
     There will also be minor changes to scheduled service on bus Routes 93, 97
 and 99.
 
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