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Market East
SEPTA Regional Rail station
Market East entrance.JPG
11th Street entrance to Market East Station
Station statistics
Address 12th and Filbert Streets
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°57′07″N 75°09′24″W / 39.952076°N 75.156612°W / 39.952076; -75.156612Coordinates: 39°57′07″N 75°09′24″W / 39.952076°N 75.156612°W / 39.952076; -75.156612
Lines      Airport Line      Chestnut Hill East Line      Chestnut Hill West Line      Fox Chase Line      Lansdale/Doylestown Line      Manayunk/Norristown Line      Media/Elwyn Line      Paoli/Thorndale Line      Trenton Line      Warminster Line      West Trenton Line      Wilmington/Newark Line

     Market–Frankford Line at 11th St. and 8th St.     Broad Street Line Ridge Spur at 8th St.     PATCO Speedline at 8th & Market Sts.

SEPTA bus routes 9, 17, 23, 33, 38, 44, 47, 47M, 48, 61, 62, 121
NJ Transit bus routes 400–410,412,413,419
Greyhound Lines
Bieber Tourways
Trailways Transportation System(Capitol Trailways, Martz Trailways, Susquehanna Trailways)
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Platforms 2 island platforms
Tracks 4
Other information
Opened November 1984
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by SEPTA
Fare zone C
Preceding station   SEPTA   Following station
toward Airport Terminals
Airport Line
Temple University
Chestnut Hill East Line
Temple University
toward Chestnut Hill East
toward Chestnut Hill West
Chestnut Hill West Line
Temple University
Fox Chase Line
Temple University
toward Fox Chase
Lansdale/Doylestown Line
Temple University
toward Doylestown
Manayunk/Norristown Line
Temple University
toward Elm Street, Norristown
toward Elwyn
Media/Elwyn Line
Temple University
toward Thorndale
Paoli/Thorndale Line
toward Trenton
Trenton Line
toward University City
Warminster Line
Temple University
toward Warminster
West Trenton Line
Temple University
toward West Trenton
toward Newark
Wilmington/Newark Line
Temple University

Market East Station is a SEPTA station in the Market East neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Its official SEPTA address is 12th and Filbert streets. Of the three Center City stations on the SEPTA system, Market East Station is located the farthest east. It is part of the Center City Commuter Connection. Opened in November 1984, the station replaced the Reading Terminal, which had closed on November 6, 1984. Market East Station cost $75 million to build, and is owned and maintained by SEPTA.

The station is 120 feet (37 m) wide and two blocks long. The tracks are 35 feet (11 m) below the street.

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