Directions to Villanova
Villanova University is located on US Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) and PA Route 320 (Spring Mill Road).
Getting to Villanova
From the West: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike to EXIT 326 (formerly EXIT 24) for Valley Forge, this becomes I-76. Take I-76 (Schuylkill Expressway) to EXIT 28-A (I-476 South/Chester). Take I-476 South to EXIT 13 (Villanova/ St. Davids).
From the East: Take I-76 West (Schuylkill Expressway) to EXIT 28-A (I-476 South/Chester). Take I-476 South (to Chester) to EXIT 13 (Villanova/ St. Davids). At the bottom of the ramp turn right onto Route 30 East, also known as Lancaster Avenue.
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). Proceed East on Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) for one-half mile and at the fourth traffic light you will see Villanova's main parking lot on the right. To reach the Main Gate entrance turn left at the next light (Ithan Avenue) and follow to the second drive on left, directly across from the Pavilion.
Take AMTRAK to the 30th Street Station in Philadelphia. Ask the attendant to direct you to the Suburban Trains. Take the R5 Paoli Local train to Villanova. The train stops directly on our campus. NOTE: You can save money by buying your local train ticket before boarding.
When you leave the train, take the pedestrian tunnel under the tracks and walk straight through the walkway under Mendel Hall. When you come out from the arch, go straight toward the back of St. Thomas of Villanova Church (the stone building with two spires). The second building to your left is Austin Hall, which houses the Office of Admission.
Rental Car (or other private transportation): When leaving the airport, follow the signs for I-95 South. Take I-95 South to Exit 7 (I-476 (Blue Route) North-Plymouth Meeting). Take I-476 (Blue Route) North to Exit 5 (US 30 - St. Davids/Villanova). Go east on Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue) for one-half mile and at the fourth traffic light you will see Villanova's parking lot on the right.
Main Line Airport Service: This limousine service runs direct from Philadelphia International Airport to Villanova University. For more information, phone (610) 525-0513.
West Campus Soccer and Tennis Complex:
Jake Nevin Fieldhouse (Volleyball) and Villanova Football Stadium (for Football, Field Hockey, Lacrosse):
The Pavilion (Men's and Women's Basketball, Swimming, Women's Water Polo):
Villanova Baseball's New Ballpark at Plymouth Meeting:
From the West: Take the Pennsylvania Turnpike East to Exit 24/Valley Forge. Take I-76/Schuylkill Expressway to Exit 28-A which will put you on I-476/Blue Route. Take I-476/Blue Route North to Plymouth Meeting. Follow I-476/Blue Route North to Exit 20 for Plymouth Meeting/Germantown Pike West. The exit forks, take the left fork onto Plymouth Road. When you get to the first stop light take a right on to Germantown Pike. Go approximately 1.5 miles on Germantown Pike and then take a right on to Walton Road. Take your first quick left into the parking lot for the complex.
From the North: Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 6, the Pennsylvania Turnpike/Northeast extension. Follow the Pennsylvania Turnpike to Exit 25-A (Mid-county interchange). Take the second exit ramp for I-476/Blue Route, South/to Chester. Follow I-476/Blue Route South to Exit 19 for Plymouth Meeting. When you get to the first stop light go north on to Germantown Pike. Go 1.5 to 2 miles on Germantown Pike and then take a right on to Walton Road. Take your first quick left into the parking lot for the complex.