Welcome to Destination Ardmore

The Destination Ardmore website provides up-to-date information on Downtown Ardmore, including business listings, seasonal events, and construction projects. Nicknamed the “Main Street of the Main Line,” Downtown Ardmore is home to over 250 independent retailers. The day-to-day operations and revitalization of Downtown Ardmore are managed by the Ardmore Initiative.

Planning Your Visit to Downtown Ardmore

Just 9 miles from Philadelphia, Downtown Ardmore is easily accessible by many modes of transportation. Drivers can find metered and permit spaces in public lots and curbside throughout the downtown. Ardmore Station, shown below, is served by the Paoli/Thorndale Regional Rail, Amtrak, and Bus Route 44, 103, 105, and 106. For train and bus schedules, please visit the Amtrak and SEPTA websites. Uber, Lyft and taxi service are also available in the Ardmore area.[put_wpgm id=1]

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The Downtown Ardmore Parking Map shows the location of public parking lots and curbside metered parking. Remember to push the “Free Time” button before feeding the meter for 10 minutes of free parking. Parking is free after 6pm and on Sundays. EZ Park Smart Cards can be purchased from Parking Services at the Township Administration Building, located at 75 E. Lancaster Ave.


The Traveling to Downtown Ardmore brochure below contains detailed information on parking, SEPTA, and private transportation options in Downtown Ardmore. The brochure also specifies the types of parking spaces in each lot and explains how to obtain a parking permit. Hard copies are available at the Ardmore Initiative, located at 56 E. Lancaster Ave.