X
X
X

Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To reduce commute times to University City and Center City by as much as 30 minutes each day.

Watch Video
Endorse KOP Rail

Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To connect employers to a broader pool of employees, and give residents easier access to jobs along the route.

Watch Video
Endorse KOP Rail

Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To reduce up to 18M vehicle miles traveled annually, resulting in less congestion and reduced emissions.

Watch Video
Endorse KOP Rail

Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To generate 5,400-6,300 jobs (direct and indirect) during construction, and 1,000 jobs annually.

Watch Video
Endorse KOP Rail

Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To save commuters nearly $12,000 annually.

Watch Video
Endorse KOP Rail

Why Endorse King of Prussia Rail?

To increase commercial real estate values, which in turn, increase tax revenues.

Watch Video
Endorse KOP Rail

What is King of Prussia Rail?

King of Prussia Rail is a proposed 5 mile extension of SEPTA’s existing Norristown High Speed Line (NHSL) that, when complete, will provide direct passenger rail service to the largest commercial and employment center in the suburban Philadelphia region:
King of Prussia.

Learn More
Watch SEPTA's 3D Rendering
SEPTA has released a new 3D rendering video of the proposed King of Prussia Rail Extension
five NEW stations
The proposed project includes five station stops along First Avenue, Mall Boulevard and Henderson Road for easy access to work, shopping and entertainment.
Reduced congestion and pollution
With an average of over 130,000 people in the area every day, there is a need to provide alternative modes of transportation to ease traffic and congestion on area roadways.
Making Connections
King of Prussia Rail will give Upper Merion Township residents quicker and easier access to jobs, cultural activities and entertainment opportunities in University City, Center City and points along Philadelphia's Main Line.
Take a Ride on the King of Prussia Rail | 3:11
KOP Rail Coalition Video | 5:20
Take a Ride on the King of Prussia Rail | 3:11
KOP Rail Coalition Video | 5:20

King of Prussia Rail Coalition

The King of Prussia Rail Coalition seeks to garner regional support for the proposed extension of the existing Norristown High Speed Line into King of Prussia. The Coalition is represented by a diverse group from throughout the Philadelphia region and includes commercial property owners, elected officials, residents, employees, visitors, regional economic development and job growth agencies, chambers of commerce and more.
Learn More

When talking about return on investment (ROI), it’s hard to make a better case for public investment than King of Prussia Rail. The line would link major areas of growth in the region while alleviating serious and worsening traffic conditions in Upper and Lower Merion as well as all along the I-76 corridor. As a Lower Merion resident who drives to KOP and uses the Norristown High Speed Line, I can vouch for the positive effect this rail extension will have for communities outside of Upper Merion.

James S.

As a rail historian and potential customer, I wholeheartedly support the extension of the High Speed Line into King of Prussia to reduce congestion on I-76 into Center City.

David M.

Connecting KOP will enhance economic growth and reduce auto traffic congestion.

Robert F.

As a King of Prussia businessman for over 30 years, I see and experience the traffic congestion on the Route 422 corridor. The proposed rail link would be very helpful.

Robert Snyder • Robert Snyder Law

KOP needs a connection to Philadelphia (and beyond) [via public transportation] to allow our businesses to continue to grow. We need the ability to recruit from the broadest talent pool, the ability to more easily go see clients (or have them come see us) and the ability to more easily enjoy entertainment, dining, etc. in Philadelphia. The project [KOP Rail Extension] is 30 years overdue. Don’t let it become 40 years overdue.

Tim R.

I would love to have the convenience of riding the train and save on gas. Also, in turn reducing carbon emission.

Ajay G.

Endorse King of Prussia Rail

We need your support today! King of Prussia Rail offers economic opportunities and an alternative transit solution for businesses, employees, visitors and residents alike! We have received tremendous support from the community so far. Help us maintain that momentum by letting us know below why you support KOP Rail!*

*By submitting your support, you are granting the King of Prussia Rail Coalition the right to use your name/likeness/company on all print and digital documents. While we want to make sure your voice is heard, we also respect your privacy. Your support will only be used to advocate on behalf of the King of Prussia Rail.