Philadelphia International Airport
The Inn at Swarthmore is conveniently located just 15 minutes from the Philadelphia International Airport via I-95 north to PA-291 east/south. Located just steps from the hotel is the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) station. The train provides the easiest option to get the Philadelphia International Airport by taking the SEPTA R3 train to the University City Station in Philadelphia where you will then connect with the SEPTA R1 train that brings you directly to the airport.
The Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is the largest airport in the Delaware Valley and the state of Pennsylvania. American Airlines and UPS Airlines use the airport as an international hub and has become a city of focus for Frontier Airlines. The airport’s history began in 1925 when the Pennsylvania National Guard used the site as a training airfield.
Springfield, PA and the Surrounding Area
Nearby Springfield, PA is located less than 10 minutes from The Inn at Swarthmore and 12 miles southwest of Philadelphia. Springfield’s history begins in the late 1600’s and was first settled by Quakers. Springfield is now home to the Springfield Ice Rink, the Springfield Mall, the Springfield Country Club, and Crozer-Keystone Health System.
Also located just 15 minutes from the hotel is Boeing, located in Ridley Park, PA. Boeing is the largest aerospace company in the world and a prominent manufacturer of commercial jetliners as well as defense, space, and security systems.
SAP (Systems, Applications and Products), best known for being a market leader in enterprise application software, is located just 20 minutes from The Inn at Swarthmore in Newton Square, PA.
Wawa Inc, a leading convenience retail store, offering over 645 locations, calls Wawa, Pennsylvania home its headquarters, just 20 minutes from Swarthmore, PA.