Local Transportation

See below for details on Philadelphia transporation options.

Ground Transportation

Public Transit

  • SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) - Fairs and travel schedules may be found at: www.septa.org or by contacting (215) 580-7800

Local Taxi Cabs

  • City Cab Company - (215) 492-6600
  • All City Taxi - (215) 467-6666
  • PHL Taxi - (215) 232-2000

Renting Cars

  • The Hertz Corporation - (800) 544-0058 - Attendees use the link below and exclusive meeting number CV#022L3931 to take advantage of ALA Midwinter Meeting special rates including unlimited mileage. Advance reservations are recommended, and cars are subject to availability.


Convention Center Parking

Click on the link below for details on discounted Pennsylvania Convention Center Parking

Pennsylvania Convention Center Parking

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Travel Office:

  • Toll-free:
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  • Hours:  Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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