A new city, a whole new transit system! From my home base at the University of Pennsylvania, I’ll be reviewing every bus route and train station on the sprawling SEPTA.
*Full Disclosure: I volunteer on the SEPTA Youth Advisory Council, but all opinions on this blog are my own.
Recent Posts from Miles on SEPTA
WMATA’s Silver Line Extension to Ashburn – First Trip and Station Reviews!
It's paradise for fans of highways and/or elevators. https://youtu.be/etMn3zMif6Y
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited – Apparently a Trip Report
Context for the opening shot will be revealed in time. https://youtu.be/fSICO_w59fk
The 19-Hour, 200-Mile Trip Through NJ on LOCAL BUSES!
I want to thank Tony Soprano, the Jersey Devil, and whoever invented the jughandle. https://youtu.be/vnn7xooTxl8
This Train Takes 80 Minutes to Go 1/3 of a Mile
Gotta love this very important one-seat ride SEPTA is offering. https://youtu.be/TYKYVCylh6c
This Greyhound Bus Goes Onto a BOAT!
How can there be such a gap in quality between this route and every other Greyhound route? https://youtu.be/VZqJfvpewzU
Can I Get From Philly to This NYC Suburb on Transit? Kinda.
At least I got the Amtrak ticket refunded. https://youtu.be/2aHvnhwQ4-8
We Took a 100+ Hour Greyhound From Boston to Seattle
This one was pretty insane. https://youtu.be/fTpt4tMnDT0
Amtrak Cardinal (in coach!) – Apparently a Trip Report
I wasn't expecting to be able to cover this whole 26-hour trip in just 10 minutes, but here we are. https://youtu.be/tvsiQnPg9r0
WATCH THE TRAMCAR PLEASE
WATCH THE TRAMCAR PLEASEJackson's bookWildwood Historical Society https://youtu.be/6MqQFCYvlvk
SEPTA’s Wawa Extension – First Trip and Station Review
I'm sorry we're so annoying. https://youtu.be/VDbjKXi4s1w
Your Amtrak Train Is So Late You Miss Your Connection…Now What?
Turns out they give you a ton of free stuff! https://youtu.be/etDOww_eLJg
The Least Used Station on SEPTA
Yes, Paper Mill Road gets fewer riders than any Regional Rail station - I checked. https://youtu.be/idO8i1DBBjU
An Uncut Ride Around the Chicago Loop
Jackson and I were on an Amtrak layover in Chicago and neither of us had ever ridden around the Loop before, so we set up a channel meetup for folks to join us! It turns out some very cool and knowledgeable people watch Miles in Transit - enjoy the tour of downtown...
I Took The Stupidest Amtrak Route From NYC to Boston
The stupidest that could be booked on one ticket, anyway. https://youtu.be/QLd3VEjB42c
Amtrak’s New Siemens Venture Coaches: Apparently a Trip Report
I'm a couple months late on this, but oh well! (and to think I literally rode this a couple months ago, too) https://youtu.be/pd5k4y6oSm8