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University City Luggage Storage Guide 2022

Posted July 1, 2022

Are you wondering, "Where can I store my luggage near University City?" Perhaps you just arrived in Philadelphia and need a place to store your bags near University City before you check into your hotel or AirBnB -- or maybe you just checked out and don't want to drag your bags around with you for the rest of the day.

Perhaps, you're planning on shopping at Cherry Hill Mall, Centerton Square, or Willow Grove Mall, Willow Grove, PA and need a place to store your bags. Or, you're planning on sightseeing in the University City area at Wellwood Park, Mantua, or One Olney Plaza and don't want to be burdened by your baggage.

Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage near University City!

Luggage storage nearby University City with Bounce

Bounce is one of the largest luggage storage networks in Philadelphia with multiple locations near University City.

Featured in The Boston Globe, Techcrunch and Forbes, Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.

Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.

Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in the University City area start at just $5.90 per 24h/bag.

Book through our website or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!

Here are some ideas for making the most of your time in the University City area now that you are free from your baggage. Some notable places to relax before a flight are Tim Hortons, Starbucks, and Nordstrom Ebar Artisan Coffee. You can also go for a hike around Jogging Path, Pennypack Trail, and Swarthmore College Trail. And if you’re looking for a night on the town, check out Chickie's & Pete's, Sports & Social Philadelphia, and Victory Beer Hall.

Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in the University City area?

Multiple locations near University City

$10,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings

Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety

2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in

Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored



How do I store luggage near University City with Bounce?

You can find the closest luggage storage location to University City really easily. Simply select a location here. Find the shop that meets your preferences in terms of location & hours. Once you’ve chosen a location, you can book in under 2 minutes.

Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.

You’re now free to enjoy University City and Philadelphia without your things!

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About University City

Located just across the river from Philadelphia’s historic Center City, University City is located in West Philadelphia, and is home to two of the city’s major universities: The University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University. The area was first given its name in the 1950s, largely due to Penn’s presence. Now a vibrant college town, the area features museums and popular local eats, such as Federal Donuts—a donut shop created by Philadelphia’s famed Michael Solomonov, owner of Zahav.

 

Fun Fact: The University of Pennsylvania was started by one of the nation’s founding fathers, Benjamin Franklin

 

Things to do in University City

  • Take a tour at UPenn or at Drexel and get a feel of what it’s like to be a student in Philadelphia

  • Enjoy the sun and a view of the city at Cira Green—you might even be able to catch a movie in the summer

  • Get some fresh air and take a stroll along the river on the Schuylkill River Trail

  • Can’t book a reservation at Zahav? Try another one of Mike Solomonov’s local eats at Federal Donuts

  • Brush up on your history and take a visit to the Egyptian Section at the Penn Museum

 

Transit Options

  • SEPTA: The Market-Frankford Line

  • Trolley: Routes 11, 13, 34, 36

  • Bus: Route 30

  • LUCY: Green and Gold Loop

 

Luggage Storage in University City

Although there’s no shortage of things to do in University City, there are no storage options for your bags or luggage during the day. Use Bounce to store your luggage with one of our local partners and leave the extra weight behind.

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Frequently asked questions

  • How much does it cost to store luggage near University City?

    The price for luggage storage near University City is just $5.90/bag for the entire day.

  • Where can I store luggage near University City?

    There are multiple locations in the University City area which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near Terminal A West, Terminal D, and Baggage Claim E and all over Philadelphia.

  • Is it safe to store your bags near University City?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near University City.

  • Are there storage lockers near University City?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the University City area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby University City and in the broader Philadelphia area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $10,000 safekeeping guarantee.

  • What public transportation exists near University City?

    Popular metro stations like SEPTA MFL/TRL 15th Street Station, SEPTA MFL/BRS 8th Street Station / PATCO 8th & Market Station, or SEPTA MFL Tioga Station can be used for nearby transit. When traveling within Philadelphia near University City, you may be close to some bus stations: Greyhound: Bus Station, SEPTA 23rd-Venango Loop, or Darby Bus/Trolley Terminal. If traveling by train, Terminal B Station, 30th Street Station, and Jefferson Station are nearest to University City.

  • Where are the best hotel accommodations near University City?

    The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near University City are DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City, Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown, and Loews Philadelphia Hotel. When traveling on a budget, the best hostels near University City are Towers Hall, The Francis House, and Apple Hostels of Philadelphia.

  • Where are the best restaurants near University City?

    The most popular restaurants to visit when near University City are Wawa, Live, and XFINITY Live! Philadelphia.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions near University City?

    Check out the nearby Fairmount Park, Dilworth Park, and Rittenhouse Square.

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