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There are 7 ways to get from Dover to Danville by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from William Penn St @ Tatnall Bldg to Wilmington Tc-Outside
  2. Take the train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Danville Amtrak Station

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Federal St @ Water St to Christiana Mall @ P&R
  2. Take the bus from Christiana, DE to Washington, DC
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Danville, VA - Transit System Hub

Drive

  1. Drive from Dover to Danville

Bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Greensboro/High Point, train

  1. Take the bus from Federal St @ Water St to Wilmington Tc-Outside
  2. Take the train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO)
  4. Take the train from Greensboro to Danville Amtrak Station

Bus, train to Reagan Washington, fly to Greensboro/High Point, train

  1. Take the bus from Federal St @ Water St to Wilmington Tc-Outside
  2. Take the train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO)
  4. Take the train from Greensboro to Danville Amtrak Station

Bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Raleigh/Durham, train

  1. Take the bus from Federal St @ Water St to Wilmington Tc-Outside
  2. Take the train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU)
  4. Take the bus from Durham to Greensboro
  5. Take the train from Greensboro to Danville Amtrak Station

Bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Roanoke, train

  1. Take the bus from Federal St @ Water St to Wilmington Tc-Outside
  2. Take the train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Roanoke (ROA)
  4. Take the train from Roanoke to Lynchburg
  5. Take the train from Lynchburg to Danville Amtrak Station

Dover to Danville by bus and train

The journey time between Dover and Danville is around 9h 1m and covers a distance of around 402 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 43 min. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 49m. Operated by DART First State, Amtrak Acela Express, Amtrak Northeast Regional and others, the Dover to Danville service departs from William Penn St @ Tatnall Bldg and arrives in Danville Amtrak Station. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
8h 17m
Layover time:
43 min
Total time:
9h 1m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
8h 49m
Journey distance:
402 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$69
Carbon emissions:
40 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
13:21
Last service departs at:
14:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dover to Danville bus and train schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from Dover to Danville is to drive, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Danville is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Danville. However, there are services departing from Federal St @ Water St and arriving at Danville, VA - Transit System Hub via Christiana, DE and Washington, DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 23m.

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The distance between Dover and Danville is 278 miles. The road distance is 342.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Danville without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 19m and costs $55 - $210.

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It takes approximately 9h 19m to get from Dover to Danville, including transfers.

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Dover to Danville bus services, operated by DART First State, depart from Federal St @ Water St station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 33m.

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Dover to Danville bus services, operated by Virginia Breeze, arrive at Danville, VA - Transit System Hub station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to Danville is 342 miles. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Dover to Danville.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Danville.
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  • Distance: 277.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 19m

What companies run services between Dover, DE, USA and Danville, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Dover to Danville via Christiana Mall @ P&R, Christiana, DE, and Washington, DC in around 11h 23m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $350
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$100 - $140
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$100 - $140
Business Seat - Child
$95 - $140
First Class - Adult
$160 - $220
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$160 - $220
First Class - Child
$150 - $220
Train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$65 - $95
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$65 - $95
Business Seat - Child
$65 - $95
First Class - Adult
$110 - $160
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$110 - $160
First Class - Child
$110 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $95
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $35
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Train from Roanoke to Lynchburg
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$26 - $80
Business Class Seat
$40 - $110
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Washington Union Station to Danville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100
Train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Train from Greensboro to Danville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Lynchburg to Danville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Wilmington to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1 - $2
Bus operators
DART First State
Phone
+1 800-652-3278
Website
dartfirststate.com
Bus from William Penn St @ Tatnall Bldg to Wilmington Tc-Outside
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
DART First State
Bus from Federal St @ Water St to Christiana Mall @ P&R
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
DART First State
Bus from Federal St @ Water St to Wilmington Tc-Outside
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
DART First State
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Christiana, DE to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Virginia Breeze
Email
support@virginiabreeze.org
Website
virginiabreeze.org
Bus from Washington, DC to Danville, VA - Transit System Hub
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
virginiabreeze.org
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 Durham to Greensboro
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$29 - $45

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport.

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