There are 5 ways to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj 8794 / ...

$71 - $176

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Train, bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Jefferson Station Wilmington/Newark Line
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj 8794 / ...

$19 - $37

3 alternative options

Train, bus NJ Transit  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 551

$66 - $167

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to Philadelphia, Pa 3038 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj 8794 / ...

$22 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Atlantic City 79.5 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De and arriving at Atlantic City, Nj via Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Wilmington and Atlantic City is 66 miles. The road distance is 79.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City, including transfers.

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Wilmington to Atlantic City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Wilmington, De station.

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Wilmington to Atlantic City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Atlantic City, Nj station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wilmington to Atlantic City is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Wilmington to Atlantic City.

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Book your Wilmington to Atlantic City bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 144+ hotels available in Atlantic City. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City.
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  • Distance: 65.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Atlantic City, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilmington to Atlantic City via Philadelphia, Pa in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Wilmington, De to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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