SEPTA adds service ahead of Sixers, Flyers games on Saturday

SEPTA has announced additional rail service on the Broad Street line to accommodate for the increase in riders heading to the sports complex on Saturday.

Three extra local trains will leave Fern Rock Station at 11:48 a.m., 11:58 a.m. and 12:08 p.m. for customers riding to the Wells Fargo Center for the 1 p.m. Sixers game.

To accommodate for riders going to the Flyers, Penguins outdoor game in the evening, SEPTA will add six more express lines. Trains will depart Fern Rock Station every 10 minutes starting at 6:18 p.m.

For a faster commute, SEPTA urges passengers to purchase tickets or load SEPTA Key Cards in advance of their trip.