Demand lower than expected for SEPTA's pope visit passes -

posted on 04 Aug 2015 21:12 by brokenoutfit9237
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SEPTA had mentioned Monday in which demand has been operating lower as compared to expected regarding chances to get up to ten in the particular Regional Rail passes regarding Pope Francis' stop by simply at Philadelphia in September 26th and also 27th.

It had not necessarily been immediately clear exactly what the agency would do with any kind of additional tickets right after sales are generally complete.


SEPTA launched the total number of entries it received about Monday pertaining to its papal visit transit pass lottery.

The final number, 38,013, premiered early Tuesday morning, after the 24-hour on-line registration time period closed.

SEPTA will be offering the total associated with 350,000 passes for that weekend - 175,000 for both Saturday, September 26 and Sunday, September 27. An earlier try to sell the actual passes on Monday, July 20th, resulted in the crash involving SEPTA's website, leading to the choice to hold the particular lottery.

(Copyright 2015 WPVI-TV. The Particular passes are $10.

SEPTA said lottery winners will be notified later this week.