Philadelphia Area Scanner Frequencies
Created 4/11/05; Updated 3/4/11
Following is a listing of the radio frequencies used by various rail operations in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area, most of which we will encounter during our various fests. Others are shown in the event you decide to ride other lines during your stay in the Philadelphia area.
|15-16th/Locust to Lindenwold||500.8875|
|Broad Street Subway||xxx.xxx|
|Norristown High-Speed Line||xxx.xxx|
|Media & Sharon Hill Lines||xxx.xxx|
|SEPTA Road (ex-Reading) **||161.460|
|SEPTA Road (ex-Pennsylvania) *||160.350|
* Except parts of the Wilmington-Newark, Thorndale-Paoli, Cynwyd, Trenton, and Chestnut Hill West Lines where they run on AMTRAK right-of-way. See AMTRAK table below.
** Except parts of the West Trenton and Fox Chase Lines where trains run on CSX. Frequency in these sections is 160.800.
|Northeast Corridor (south of Morrisville, PA)||160.920|
|Northeast Corridor (north of Morrisville, PA)||161.100|
|Keystone Corridor (west of Zoo Tower)||160.635|
|Atlantic City Line (30th St. Station to Shore Tower)||160.920|
|Atlantic City Line (Shore Tower to Atlantic City)||161.400|
|Atlantic City Line (Atlantic City Station)||160.215|