SEPTA to Operate Broad Street Line `Sports Express' Trains For Phillies Home Opener

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from SEPTA

    PHILADELPHIA, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- SEPTA will operate two special Broad
 Street Line "Sports Express" trains for the first two games of the Phillies
 home series opener against the Chicago Cubs on Friday, April 6 and Saturday,
 April 7.
     Sports Express trains will leave Fern Rock Transportation Center at
 11:55 a.m. and 12:05 p.m. for the scheduled 1:05 p.m. start on both days.
     Broad Street Line Sports Express trains stop only at the Olney
 Transportation Center, Erie, Girard, Race-Vine, City Hall and Walnut-Locust
 Stations en route to Pattison Avenue and Veterans Stadium.  The express trip
 from City Hall to the stadium takes only about eight minutes.
     Local Broad Street Line trains also operate about every eight to
 12 minutes throughout the day.
     After the games fans will find northbound express and local trains
 standing by to provide frequent service back to Fern Rock.
     For additional information about SEPTA express service to Phillies home
 games call the SEPTA Travel Information Center at 215-580-7800.
 
 

SOURCE SEPTA
    PHILADELPHIA, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- SEPTA will operate two special Broad
 Street Line "Sports Express" trains for the first two games of the Phillies
 home series opener against the Chicago Cubs on Friday, April 6 and Saturday,
 April 7.
     Sports Express trains will leave Fern Rock Transportation Center at
 11:55 a.m. and 12:05 p.m. for the scheduled 1:05 p.m. start on both days.
     Broad Street Line Sports Express trains stop only at the Olney
 Transportation Center, Erie, Girard, Race-Vine, City Hall and Walnut-Locust
 Stations en route to Pattison Avenue and Veterans Stadium.  The express trip
 from City Hall to the stadium takes only about eight minutes.
     Local Broad Street Line trains also operate about every eight to
 12 minutes throughout the day.
     After the games fans will find northbound express and local trains
 standing by to provide frequent service back to Fern Rock.
     For additional information about SEPTA express service to Phillies home
 games call the SEPTA Travel Information Center at 215-580-7800.
 
 SOURCE  SEPTA