Getting around Philly


Taxis are generally easy to hail on the street. If you need to call a cab, some companies are listed below. Note that a ride from center Philadelphia (and the hotel) to the aquarium will be about $15 – $20. Rides from the airport to the hotel are a flat-rate of $28.

– Yellow Cab – (215) 922-8400
– United Cab – 215-238 9500
– Philly PHL Taxi – 215-232-2000
– Olde City Taxi – 215-338-0838

SEPTA Public Transit

Septa is Philly’s public transit system and includes trains, subway and buses. These run throughout Philly and to the airport, but unfortunately they don’t go to the aquarium. For schedules and maps see