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Loews Philadelphia Hotel

Philadelphia, PA

Transportation & Tours

Getting Around Philadelphia

Our Philadelphia guide to transportation offers information to help you arrive at our hotel from the airport and get around the city. Many of these buses, trolleys and carriages are more than just a way to get from point A to point B—they're Philadelphia actives in their own right. Enjoy guided tours of some of the best attractions the city has to offer, or venture out on your own for some unique exploring.

Airport Transportation

There are a number of options for getting to the hotel from the Philadelphia International Airport:

Taxi Cab: Expect taxi cab fare to be between $25 and $30 each way and an approximate 15 to 20-minute ride. Taxis are available outside of baggage claim.

Shuttle Service: Shuttle van fare is approximately $10 per person each and is also available outside of baggage claim near the Airport Line station. Shuttle vans visit multiple hotels en route to Loews Philadelphia Hotel.

SEPTA: Catch the regional railway from the airport to the SEPTA station located across the street from Loews Philadelphia Hotel. Follow signs for the Airport Line. Paying the cash fare of $2 (exact fare required) on transit services is the simplest way to ride, however tickets, tokens and passes offer additional savings. Click here for schedules and more information.

Dedicated Pick-Up Services: If you are interested in arranging a private car and driver, please contact our concierge for assistance in making arrangements.


Merge on to Atlantic City Expressway West to Philadelphia / Camden. It becomes RT-42N and then I-76W. Take I-676W/US-30W exit on the left and exit at Broad Street. Turn left at Arch Street, and right at 12th Street. Hotel parking is just past Market Street on your right. It is 50 miles to the hotel; approximately one hour.

Tours & Attractions


Experience Philadelphia from the Top–The Top of an Authentic London Double Decker Bus. See the sights of the city on one of our Open-Top tours that offer spectacular views and entertaining stories from our fully trained friendly Philly guides.


Enjoy the view as the past meets the present through the colorful narrative of our experienced tour guides. Our knowledgeable staff will enlighten and entertain you with humorous stories and fascinating facts about Philadelphia’s famous sights and attractions. Purchase your 24-hour or 48-hour pass online, onboard the trolley or from one of our many ticket agents including the Independence Visitor’s Center. Your 24-hour or 48-hour pass will give you the freedom of unlimited on-and-off privileges between any of our 20 stops throughout the day.


Your Carriage Awaits. Sit back, relax and experience Philadelphia’s history and other popular Philadelphia attractions aboard a stylish coach. Journey back in time on an enchanting carriage ride through the tree-lined streets of Philadelphia’s National Historic Park, Society Hill and Old City. Your personal guide will whisk you away on a leisurely ride through historic Philadelphia.


A two-hour tour that admires the lively murals in and around Philadelphia’s metro area. Tours are offered Wednesdays and Saturdays at 11 AM and leave from the Independence Visitors Center. More info


Loews Hotels guests can receive up to 20% off Economy through Full Size cars with Hertz in the U.S. and Canada. Click here to learn more about these great offers.

If you are driving into Philadelphia, click here for Maps & Directions.

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