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Are you planning a relocation to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from another state? If so, you should know that moving is a very complicated process. In order to avoid any possible problems, it is very important to stay on top of things. The best way to do so is to gather as much information as possible about the place you are about to relocate to, as well as the moving process itself. If you are serious about your relocation to Philadelphia, you have probably already done extensive research on the City of Brotherly Love, as locals like to call it. You probably know everything there is to know about its school system, employment opportunities, and amenities. Another important aspect you should learn about is the city’s transportation system. In order to make that task easier, we at USA Auto Transport have put together all the important information in this short guide to Philly.

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    How Do I Get Around Philadelphia, Pennsylvania?

    Getting around Philadelphia can be done in several ways. The city is served by SEPTA, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority. SEPTA provides buses, trains, rapid transit, trolleys, and trackless trolleys throughout the city, as well as the four suburban counties around it. In addition to this, the PATCO Speedline provides rapid transit service to surrounding areas as well. Philadelphia is also served by Greyhound Lines’ 24-hour service, as well as six other intercity bus operators, including Bieber Tourways, Capitol Trailways, Martz Trailways, Peter Pan Bus Lines, Susquehanna Trailways, and New Jersey Transit. In addition to public transport, Philadelphia was rated the most walkable city in United States in 2015.

    Why Do I Need a Car in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania?

    Whether or not you need a car in Philadelphia depends mostly on which neighborhood you are going to live and work in. For example, if your home and workplace are going to be in the same area of the city, commuting can be easily done without a personal vehicle. However, as this is rarely the case, you are most likely to live in a more remote area, while working downtown. In such a scenario, you will probably want to have your car with you. The best way to transport your vehicle from your current home to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is to hire a reliable interstate auto transport company. For more information about car shipping services, don’t hesitate to contact USA Auto Transport.
    If you are an inexperienced driver, you might be apprehensive about owning a car in a large city. If that is the case, we have good news! Driving around Philly is fairly easy. The city has numbered streets running north to south, and named streets running east to west. In addition, it has a functional and convenient system of freeways, including:
    – Interstate 95 (I-95), i.e. its portion known as Delaware Expressway, that runs through the city from north to south;
    – Interstate 76 (I-76), or its part known as Schuylkill Expressway, running along the Schuylkill River;
    – Interstate 676 (I-676), also known as the Vine Street Expressway, that serves as a link between I-95 and I-76;
    – U.S. 1, or the Roosevelt Expressway, that connects Northeast Philadelphia with Center City;
    – And several others.

    To see a comprehensive map of Philly’s roads and streets, and get directions for your daily commutes once you relocate, click here.

    Open vs. Enclosed Trailer

    USA Auto Transport will make sure that everything goes smooth as silk with your car’s move. Your choice of car haulers include:

    Open trailers are the most common choice when it comes to auto transport. This method is cost effective, you will be able to get faster pickup times and you can transport more vehicles at once.

    Enclosed Trailer is a premium method which offers special transport when moving an expensive, exotic, racing, classic or irreplaceable cars. These types of cars need a little more care, that’s why only the most experienced drivers will be assigned to handle this move.