MAP & DIRECTIONS

Birds-eye view of campus

PLANNING YOUR VISIT

800 E. Lancaster Ave, Villanova, PA 19085
Villanova University is minutes from Philadelphia and a short trip from New York City and Washington DC. Located near the intersection of two interstate highways, I-76 and I-476, Villanova is easy to access. There are three train stops on campus that offer convenient transportation to almost anywhere on the East Coast, including nearby Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).


Villanova Regional Map

CAMPUS MAPS

Aerial Map of Villanova's Campus

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is located approximately 20 miles from the Villanova campus. Rail service, taxi, ride share, shuttle and car rental services are all available from the airport.

Train
Take SEPTA's Paoli/Thorndale Regional Rail Line to Villanova Station - located directly on campus.

Trolley
SEPTA's Norristown High Speed Line travels between Norristown and 69th Street Terminal. You may get on or off the trolley at the Villanova Station.

Driving to Campus

From New York and New England: Take the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95) to Exit 6 (Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-276) Exit). Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-276) Westbound to Exit 20 (Mid-County Interchange) I-476 South/Chester. Follow I-476 South to Exit 13 (Villanova/St. Davids). At the bottom of ramp turn right and proceed east on Lancaster Avenue (US-30) for just under a half mile to St. Thomas Way and turn right for parking.

From the West: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike (I-76) to Exit 326 - Valley Forge. Take I-76 (Schuylkill Expressway) to Exit 331A (I-476 South/Chester). Follow I-476 South to Exit 13 (Villanova/St. Davids). At the bottom of ramp turn right and proceed east on Lancaster Avenue (US-30) for just under a half mile to St. Thomas Way and turn right for parking.

From the South: Take I-95 North to Exit 7 (I-476 North/Plymouth Meeting). Take I-476 North to Exit 13 (Villanova/St. Davids). At the bottom of ramp turn right and proceed east on Lancaster Avenue (US-30) for just under a half mile to St. Thomas Way and turn right for parking.

VISITOR PARKING

The Office of Undergraduate Admission is closed to walk-in visitors for the fall semester. We are offering limited campus tours during this time. Click here for more information.

All Undergraduate Admission visitors need to register in advance for their visit and will obtain a permit for complementary parking during their visit.

All other weekday visitors to campus (including those to Undergraduate Admission who have not registered in advance for a visit or who have not printed their parking pass) may park in the Ithan Garage I-1 for a nominal fee:

  • 0-1 Hours: Free
  • 1-2 Hours: $2.00
  • 2-4 Hours: $5.00
  • 4-6 Hours: $7.00

Prospective students visiting on a Saturday or Sunday and hoping to take advantage of our self-guided tour are invited to first go to the Main Gate on North Ithan Avenue where the Villanova Public Safety Officer can provide you with a temporary free parking pass for the L-2 Lots (except during home football and men's basketball games).

The Office of Undergraduate Admission is located on the ground level of Austin Hall and is open weekdays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

EXPLORE PHILADELPHIA

You might have heard we are America's Birthplace. Seen Rocky. Know the Liberty Bell. But Philadelphia is so much more. Grab a cheesesteak and come see why National Geographic recently named The City of Brotherly Love the top city in the USA to visit.