How to travel from Wilmington, DE to New York City

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from Wilmington, DE to New York City

You can get from Wilmington, DE to New York City by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Wilmington, DE to New York City on Jun 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30AMWilmington, DE2h30 11:00AMNew York City
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271One-way
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08:30AMWilmington, DE2h30 11:00AMNew York City
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01:40PMWilmington, DE2h20 04:00PMNew York City
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06:35PMWilmington Station1h55 08:30PMPenn Station
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07:30PMWilmington Station2h06 09:36PMPenn Station
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831One-way

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Travel Information between Wilmington, DE and New York City

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $337 (€302) • 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesOurBus, gojet airlines or Amtrak

Travel 105 miles (169 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Wilmington, DE to New York City. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are OurBus, gojet airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Wilmington, DE to New York City.

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Travel to New York City easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Wilmington, DE to New York City.
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There are 4 ways to travel to New York City from Wilmington, DE including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Wilmington, DE and New York City is by taking a ferry with an average price of $1 (€1).

This is compared to other travel options to New York City:

Taking a ferry is usually $38 (€34) less than taking a bus to New York City, which costs on average $38 (€34) for the same trip.

A ferry is generally $337 (€302) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $337 (€302) from Wilmington, DE to New York City.

Taking a ferry is usually $88 (€78) less than taking a train to New York City, which costs on average $88 (€78) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to New York City from Wilmington, DE is by flight with an average travel time of 46 min.

Other travel options to New York City can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 20 min.

In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to New York City by train can take on average 1 h 39 min.

New York City is approximately 105 miles (169 km) away from Wilmington, DE.

The average frequency per day from Wilmington, DE to New York City is:

  • 4 buses per day.
  • Around 23 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Wilmington, DE to New York City as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Wilmington, DE to New York City:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Wilmington, DE to New York City, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • OurBus can get you to New York City by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with OurBus from Wilmington, DE to New York City for $38 (€34) on Omio.
    • Gojet airlines can take you to New York City by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for gojet airlines from Wilmington, DE to New York City for $337 (€302).
    • Travel with Amtrak to go to New York City by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak Wilmington, DE to New York City tickets on Omio for $88 (€78).
    Your trip from Wilmington, DE to New York City doesn't have to end in New York City. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Madrid or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Madrid or London to your Wilmington, DE to New York City tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from New York City today!

    When planning your trip from Wilmington, DE to New York City, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost on average $38 (€34) one way.
    • Plane tickets are costing $337 (€302) one way on average.
    • Ferry tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost $88 (€78) one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Wilmington, DE to New York City online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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