Visitors can enjoy all that Abington has to offer including the shopping, restaurants, and art. Tourists can also enjoy the city's cathedral, entertainment choices, and opera houses. Top sights around the area include Liberty Bell Center, Independence Hall, and Philadelphia Zoo.
- You'll find 427 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Philadelphia
- The closest major airport is in Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), 6.4 mi (10.2 km) from the city center
- The next closest is in Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), 7.9 mi (12.8 km) away
Sightseeing and Staying in Abington
Notable places to visit in the larger region include Liberty Bell Center, Independence Hall, and Philadelphia Zoo. In the area, you'll also find Philadelphia Museum of Art and Ben Franklin National Memorial.
As you start planning your visit to Abington, your ideal accommodation may not be centrally located but you'll find 84 hotels and lodging options locally. Listed here are places to stay in the area:
- Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square is 11.8 mi (19 km) from the center of Abington. This 4-star hotel in Philadelphia features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location.
- Philadelphia 201 Hotel is 11.5 mi (18.4 km) from central Abington. This 3.5-star hotel in Philadelphia features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and dining options.
- Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square is located 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from the heart of Abington. This 4-star hotel in Philadelphia features 2 restaurants, free WiFi, and a 24-hour fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location.
In the surrounding area, popular places to see include Reading Terminal Market, 11.6 mi/18.7 km from the heart of the city, and Citizens Bank Park, which is 14.9 mi/24.1 km away.
Getting Around Abington
If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Philadelphia Rydal Station, Abington Roslyn Station, or Willow Grove Crestmont Station. Abington might not have many public transit choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.
Dressing for Abington
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 57°F during the day and 24°F at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 85°F, while the average at night is 38°F
- July through September has daytime averages of 86°F with nighttime averages of 52°F
- In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 71°F and nighttime averages of 25°F
- About 46.97 inches of rain falls on Abington each year
- Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 85°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 26°F