Four regional rail lines, operated by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, pass through Allegheny West on the way to suburban areas such as Conshohocken, Chestnut Hill
West, and Trenton. Find easy access to the Amtrak rail lines, which can be used to visit New York and Washington D.C.
SEPTA bus routes 1, 2, 32, 33, 48, 54, and 60 also pass through Allegheny West, while most other sections of the city can also be reached via car, with relatively short travel times. You'll find sporadic free parking on the streets of Allegheny West but no private parking garages are located in the area. Access Route 1 to the north of the neighborhood or Highway 611 to its east.
The Philadelphia Parking Authority takes responsibility for parking, airport, and taxi and limo service throughout Philadelphia. Several taxi companies operate within Philadelphia, but none are actually located in Allegheny West. If you call a cab,expect significant wait times. Alternatively, use the Uber app, as Uber's service area extends throughout Philadelphia. You'll find no bike trails in the neighborhood but, with plenty of sidewalks to make use of, you need only make sure to bring a bike lock or be prepared to carry your bicycle with you to use this means of transport.