36th Street station (SEPTA)

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36th Street
University of Pennsylvania
SEPTA 36th Samson Commons Platforms.JPG
36th Street Station
Location 36th & Sansom Streets
Philadelphia, PA
Coordinates 39°57′14″N 75°11′41″W / 39.953890°N 75.194630°W / 39.953890; -75.194630Coordinates: 39°57′14″N 75°11′41″W / 39.953890°N 75.194630°W / 39.953890; -75.194630
Owned by SEPTA
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Underground
Electrified Overhead lines
Services
Preceding station   SEPTA.svg SEPTA   Following station
toward West/Southwest Philadelphia
Subway-Surface Lines
 11   13   34   36 

36th Street station, also known as Sansom Common station, is a SEPTA subway station in Philadelphia. It is located on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania in a tunnel underneath the corner of Sansom and 36th Street, and serves Routes 11, 13, 34, and 36 of the SEPTA Subway–Surface Trolley Lines. Trolleys serving this station go eastbound to Center City Philadelphia and westbound to the neighborhoods of Eastwick and Angora and the Delaware County suburbs of Yeadon and Darby. It is about a block and a half walk away from the 36th Street Portal where one may connect to the 10 trolley.

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Entrances/Exits
M Mezzanine to entrances/exits, fare control
P
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Trolley Routes 11, 13, 34, 36 toward West Philadelphia (37th Street)
Eastbound Trolley Routes 11, 13, 34, 36 toward Center City (33rd Street)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

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Media related to Sansom Commons / 36th Street (SEPTA station) at Wikimedia Commons

The northeast corner entrance to Sansom Common SSTL station.


View from the eastbound platforms under the street.]]