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Old 06-25-2013, 02:36 PM
 
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Old 06-25-2013, 03:27 PM
 
Location: a swanky suburb in my fancy pants
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I'm planning on heading down to the Wells Fargo arena in mid July, and was looking to take the train in, but noticed I would have to get the subway in to the arena. Never been on one before, and frankly, was concerned over the safety of it. Especially since I will be traveling back in the early morning hours.

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Chris
in the case of a heavy downpour there could be a flood. Bring a life preserver. Also earthquakes could be a problem..... but It is very safe in a tornado.
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Old 06-25-2013, 04:19 PM
 
Location: The Left Toast
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No... Seriously though, you'll be fine.
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Old 06-25-2013, 08:43 PM
 
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the subways are creepy at night.. probably why SEPTA closes them at 12. BTW PATCO runs 24/7 and is really safe.
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Old 06-26-2013, 02:46 AM
 
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The subway is only bad when school gets out and swarms of kids are using it.
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:17 PM
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Location: Tall Building down by the river
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I only recommend subways during rush hour. So basically avoid catching the subway during

9pm and after
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:20 PM
 
Location: Vineland, NJ area
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I only recommend subways during rush hour. So basically avoid catching the subway during

9pm and after
Does that include the Patco subway line?
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:23 PM
FBJ
 
Location: Tall Building down by the river
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Does that include the Patco subway line?

No Patco is fine.
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Old 06-26-2013, 09:52 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia
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The subway is perfectly fine after 9 PM unless you're easily spooked.
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Old 06-26-2013, 10:31 PM
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Location: Tall Building down by the river
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The subway is perfectly fine after 9 PM unless you're easily spooked.

Riding the subway at night after 9pm is fine in this city? You can believe that if you want
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