Road closures and detours for the 2019 Philadelphia Marathon

Runners kicking off the 2019 Philadelphia Marathon weekend with the half marathon
Photo credit Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The following closures and detours are in effect this weekend due to the 2019 Philadelphia Marathon:

The I-676 off-ramps at 22nd Street (westbound) and 23rd Street (eastbound) are closed through Sunday, November 24 at 4 a.m. for event security preparation. Ramps at 15th and Broad Streets may also close as needed.The eastbound I-76 off-ramp at Spring Garden has a soft close at 4 a.m. and hard close at 6:15 a.m. on Saturday, November 23 and Sunday November 24.

The following streets will be affected across the city on Saturday, November 23:

17th Street, from Arch Street to Vine Street.18th Street, from Arch Street to Callowhill Street19th Street, from Arch Street to Callowhill Street20th Street, from Arch Street to Callowhill Street21st Street, from Arch Street to Spring Garden Street22nd Street, from Arch Street to Spring Garden StreetBenjamin Franklin Parkway, from 16th Street to 22nd StreetMarket Street, from 6th Street to 16th StreetChestnut Street, from 5th Street to 8th Street6th Street, from Market Street to Chestnut Street5th Street, from Chestnut Street to Race StreetSouth Penn SquareJuniper Street, from Chestnut Street to Market StreetJohn F. Kennedy Boulevard, from Juniper Street to 17th Street15th Street, from Race Street to Chestnut Street16th Street, from Chestnut Street to Race StreetRace Street, from 6th Street to Columbus BoulevardColumbus Boulevard (southbound lanes), from Vine Street to Washington AvenueSouthbound off-ramp, from I-95 at Washington AvenueWashington Avenue, from Columbus Boulevard to Front StreetFront Street, from Washington Avenue to South StreetSouth Street, from Front Street to 7th Street6th Street, from Bainbridge Street to Locust StreetLombard Street, from 5th Street to Broad Street13th Street, from Bainbridge Street to Chestnut StreetWalnut Street, from 12th Street to 34th Street33rd Street, from Walnut Street to Spring Garden Street34th Street, from Spring Garden Street to Girard AvenueSpring Garden Street, from 32nd Street to 34th StreetGirard Avenue, 33rd Street to 38th Street33rd Street, from Girard Avenue to Cecil B. Moore AvenueReservoir Drive from 33rd to DiamondMt. Pleasant DriveFountain Green DriveKelly Drive

All streets (with the exception of Eakins Oval) are scheduled to be reopened by 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 23. Eakins Oval will be opened by 5 p.m. The inner drive of the Parkway (inbound), from Binswanger Triangle to 22nd Street will be closed until Sunday afternoon at 5 p.m.

The following streets will be affected across the city on Sunday, November 24:

17th Street, from Arch Street to Vine Street18th Street, from Arch Street to Callowhill Street19th Street, from Arch Street to Callowhill Street20th Street, from Arch Street to Callowhill Street21st Street, from Arch Street to Spring Garden Street22nd Street, from Arch Street to Spring Garden StreetBenjamin Franklin Parkway, from 16th Street to 22nd StreetArch Street, between 3rd Street and 16th Street4th Street, between Arch Street and Vine StreetsRace Street, from 6th Street to Columbus BoulevardColumbus Boulevard (southbound lanes), from Vine Street to Washington AvenueSouthbound off-ramp, from I-95 at Washington AvenueWashington Avenue, from Columbus Boulevard to Front StreetFront Street, from Washington Avenue to South StreetSouth Street, from Front Street to 7th Street6th Street, from Bainbridge Street to Market StreetChestnut Street, from 6th Street to 23rd Street22nd Street, from Locust Street to Market StreetWalnut Street, from 21st Street to 34th Street33rd Street, from Walnut Street to Chestnut StreetChestnut Street, from 33rd Street to 34th Street34th Street, from Chestnut Street to Girard AvenueLansdowne Drive, from Girard Avenue to South Concourse DriveSouth Concourse Drive, from Lansdowne to West Memorial Hall DriveEast Memorial Hall Drive, from South Concourse to Avenue of the RepublicAvenue of the Republic, from East Memorial Hall Drive to Catholic FountainBelmont Avenue, Montgomery to Parkside AvenueStates Drive to Lansdowne DriveLansdowne Drive to Black RoadBlack RoadMartin Luther King Jr. DriveKelly DriveThe Falls BridgeRidge Avenue, from Schoolhouse Lane to Manayunk AvenueMain Street, from Ridge Avenue to Conarroe Street

In addition, the Benjamin Franklin Parkway (22nd Street to Eakins Oval) will be closed, from 2 a.m. until 5 p.m. Other streets along the race course will reopened as runners pass by and the streets are cleaned.

All streets are scheduled to be reopened by 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 24.

Detours on the bus routes listed below are scheduled to begin at 6 a.m. Saturday, November 23 and Sunday, November 24. Select buses will operate on different routing during the Half Marathon and the Marathon. Half Marathon detours are expected to end at approximately 10:30 a.m. Service is subject to change. Re-routing information can be found on the SEPTA System Status site.

Routes K-12

K, R, 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 12Routes 16-31

16, 17, 21, 23, 25, 27, 30, 31Routes 32-47

32, 33, 35, 38, 40, 42, 43, 47Routes 47M-125

47M, 48, 57, 61, 64, 65, 124/125, Trolley Route 15 (Bus)

Routes 7, 32, 33, 38, 43, and 48 will operate on a temporary detour to allow for the setup of marathon events on Ben Franklin Parkway between Eakins Oval and 20th Street.