The Paoli/Thorndale Line, formerly known as the R5, is a SEPTA Regional Rail service running from Center City Philadelphia to Thorndale in Chester County on Amtrak's Philadelphia to Harrisburg Main Line which is part of the Keystone Corridor which in turn was once the Main Line of the Pennsylvania Railroad.
Sharing a line with Amtrak does have some advantages, like watching the Northeast Regional blow past you, or going 110MPH. This is the Paoli-Thorndale line. Both directions start about halfway...
MainLineApts.com provides multiple apartment listings for individuals interested in living in the prestigious Main Line community, a series of small towns on the outerlying suburbs of the Philadelphia metro-area. mainlineapts.com
Villanova University is 12 miles west of Center City Philadelphia in the heart of the historic Main Line. Located near the intersection of two major interstate highways, I-76 and I-476, Villanova's campus is easily accessible by car, commuter train, trolley, or bus. www1.villanova.edu
Built in 1883, this connecting line branched from the Pennsylvania Railroad mainline at Frazer and meandered 6.2 miles northeast to Phoenixville, where it connected with another PRR mainline. www.abandonedrails.com