Frankford Transportation Center

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Frankford Transportation Center
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Frankford Transportation Center in 2010
LocationBridge Street & Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Coordinates 40°01′24″N75°04′37″W / 40.02333°N 75.07694°W / 40.02333; -75.07694 Coordinates: 40°01′24″N75°04′37″W / 40.02333°N 75.07694°W / 40.02333; -75.07694
Owned by SEPTA
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsAiga bus trans.svg SEPTA City Bus : 3, 5, 8, 14, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 50, 58, 66, 67, 73, 84, 88, R, Boulevard Direct
Construction
Parking1,000 Spaces
Disabled accessYes
History
Opened1918
Rebuilt1986, 2003-2006 [1]
Electrified700 volts DC (MFL)
Previous namesBridge Street Terminal
Services
Preceding station SEPTA.svg SEPTA Following station
Arrott
toward 69th Street
Market–Frankford Line Terminus
Location
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Frankford Transportation Center
Location within Philadelphia

Frankford Transportation Center (also known as Frankford Terminal and Bridge-Pratt station) is a transportation terminal in Frankford, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. It was once known as the Bridge Street terminal before a complete reconstruction in 2003. Frankford Transportation Center is the last stop for the Market-Frankford Line trains before heading westbound for 69th Street Transportation Center.

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Overview

Besides being the depot and terminus for many bus routes, it is the eastern terminus of the Market-Frankford Line (MFL) (also called the Market-Frankford Subway-Elevated Line (MFSE), the El, or the Blue Line), a subway-elevated rapid transit line in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, run by SEPTA, which begins at 69th Street Transportation Center just west of the Philadelphia city line in Upper Darby Township and runs mostly over and under Philadelphia streets to its terminus at the Frankford Transportation Center.

Station layout

P
Platform level
Westbound     Market–Frankford Line toward 69th Street (Arrott)
Island platform, doors will open on the left or right
Westbound     Market–Frankford Line toward 69th Street (Arrott)
MMezzanineFare control
GStreet levelEntrances/exits, bus terminal

SEPTA City Bus Connections

SEPTA Bus Routes: 3 , 5 , 8 , 14 , 19 , 20 , 24 , 25 , 26 , 50 , 58 , 66 , 67 , 73 , 84 , 88 , R

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References

  1. "Frankford Transportation Center". SEPTA. Archived from the original on August 4, 2009.

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