Student Transportation Options
When selecting a school for your daughter, how she will get to school is often a key consideration. Baldwin is centrally located in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in the heart of the Main Line. The School is located across the street from SEPTA's Bryn Mawr Regional Rail train station, five miles from Wayne and Bala Cynwyd and 10 miles from Paoli and Center City, Philadelphia.
Many families are pleased to discover that their local school district will provide busing services for their daughters. Below is a list of school districts and their requirements. (Hover over your preferred school district to directly link to their website.)
Colonial (Kindergarten and up)
Great Valley (5 years old by September 1)
Haverford (5 years old by September 1)
Lower Merion (Kindergarten and up)
Marple Newton (Grade I and up)
Methacton (Kindergarten and up)
Norristown (Kindergarten to Grade 4)
Philadelphia (Grades I through 8)
Radnor (Kindergarten and up)
Rosetree/Media (Kindergarten and up)
Springfield (Grade I and up)
Tredyffrin/Easttown (Kindergarten and up)
Upper Darby (Kindergarten and up)
Upper Merion (5 years old by September 1)
Wallingford/Swarthmore (Kindergarten and up):
William Penn (Kindergarten and up)
Wissahickon (Kindergarten and up)
Our Baldwin Van Service provides safe and convenient transportation from Center City Philadelphia or the western suburbs. These shuttles are equipped with booster seats, if needed, and can accommodate up to 9 girls each.
Precious Cargo is a privately owned shuttle service offering routes throughout the Philadelphia area. Times and stops will be set to respond to the needs of each family and the School’s schedules.
The Rider’s Club serves various areas on a per diem or continuous basis.
The Baldwin School is conveniently located just one block from SEPTA’s Bryn Mawr train station, with service from Paoli-Thorndale through Philadelphia. Baldwin can also be reached by SEPTA Bus 105, providing service from 69th Street Station in Upper Darby to Ardmore and Paoli. The bus stops at the corner of Lancaster Avenue and Bryn Mawr Avenue, a three block walk to the Baldwin campus. Find schedules at www.septa.org
Upper School students of legal age with a valid driver’s license may choose to drive to Baldwin. Baldwin provides limited on and off campus parking. Parking permits may be purchased for $25.00 and are good for one year.