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General Driving Directions to Our Main Campus

You can get detailed driving directions to the Main Campus or any other Children's Hospital location from Google Maps.

Please note: the South Street bridge construction is complete and the bridge has reopened. However, Google maps and other GPS systems may not have updated their systems to reflect this change.

Print "How to Get to The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia" which includes a map, directions and parking information for our Main Campus.

From Northeastern Areas

From I-95 South, follow Exit 22 for I-676 West (Vine Street Expressway). Follow I-676 to exit for I-76 East, International Airport. Follow I-76 East to the South Street exit, 346A. Stay in the right lane, and turn right onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue. At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

From the West

Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike to Exit 326 (old exit 24), Valley Forge. Take I-76 East to the South Street exit, 346A. Stay in the right lane, and turn right onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue. At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

From the North

Take I-476 South to Exit 20 (old exit 25A), Mid-County. After toll, continue south on I-476 to Exit 16A for I-76 East, Schuylkill Expressway-Philadelphia. Follow I-76 East to the South Street exit, 346A. Stay in the right lane, and turn right onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue.At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

From the South

Take I-95 North to Exit 13, I-76 West - Valley Forge. Merge right to exit for Center City. Cross the bridge and turn left at the light to I-76 West. Take exit 346A. Stay in the left lane and turn left onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue.At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

From New Jersey

Take the New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 3, then the Black Horse Pike (Rte. 168 North) for one mile to I-295 South. Go one mile to Exit 26, I-76 West to the Walt Whitman Bridge. Cross the Bridge onto I-76 West (Schuylkill Expressway) to Exit 346A. Stay in the left lane and turn left onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue.At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

Alternate route from New Jersey and points East

Take the Benjamin Franklin Bridge to 676 West (Vine St. Expressway). Follow I-676 to exit for I-76 East, International Airport. Take I-76 East to the South Street exit, 346A. Stay in the right lane, and turn right onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue.At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

From Montgomery County

Take I-76 East to the South Street exit, 346A. Stay in the right lane, and turn right onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue.At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

From West of Philadelphia

Travel east on Chestnut or Spruce St. to 34th St. Turn right onto 34th St. which becomes Civic Center Boulevard. Continue on Civic Center Boulevard as it curves right around the Hospital. Go to the traffic light and make a right into Osler Circle.

From Center City

Travel west on Market or Walnut St. to 34th St. Turn left at 34th Street, which becomes Civic Center Boulevard. Continue on Civic Center Boulevard as it curves right around the Hospital. Go to the traffic light and make a right into Osler Circle.

From Northeast Philadelphia

Take Roosevelt Blvd. to I-76 East. Take I-76 East to the South Street exit, 346A. Stay in the right lane, and turn right onto South Street. At the next light, turn left onto Convention Avenue. At the second light, bear right and continue on Convention Avenue.At the next light, you are directly across the street from the entrance drive to the CHOP Main Building. Make a left onto Civic Center Boulevard, and get into the right-hand lane. At the second traffic light, turn right into Osler Circle.

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