Market East Station facts for kids(Redirected from Jefferson Station (SEPTA))
SEPTA Regional Rail station
11th Street entrance to Market East Station
|Address||12th and Filbert Streets
|Lines||Airport Line Chestnut Hill East Line Chestnut Hill West Line Fox Chase Line Lansdale/Doylestown Line Manayunk/Norristown Line Media/Elwyn LinePaoli/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
Trailways Transportation System(Capitol Trailways, Martz Trailways, Susquehanna Trailways)
Peter Pan Bus Lines
|Platforms||2 island platforms|
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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