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There are 3 ways to get from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the bus from William Penn St @ Tatnall Bldg to Wilmington Tc-Outside 301
  2. Take the train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
  3. Take the train from Jefferson Station to Woodbourne

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Bus, line 14 bus  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Federal St @ Water St to Wilmington Tc-Outside 301
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington to Philadelphia
  3. Take the line 14 bus from Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO to Sesame Place 14

Drive  •  1h 59m

  1. Drive from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park 102.2 miles

Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park by bus, night bus and walk

The journey time between Dover and Sesame Place Amusement Park is around 18h 7m and covers a distance of around 122 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 14h 5m. The fastest journey normally takes 13h 53m. Operated by DART First State, Greyhound USA and SEPTA, the Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park service departs from Federal St @ Water St and arrives in Sesame Place Amusement Park. 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:
4h 2m
Layover time:
14h 5m
Total time:
18h 7m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
13h 53m
Journey distance:
122 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$15
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:21
Last service departs at:
16:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park bus, night bus and walk schedules

Dover → Sesame Place Amusement Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sesame Place Amusement Park is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park. However, there are services departing from Federal St @ Water St and arriving at Sesame Place via Wilmington, Market St & 11th St - MBNS and Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 19m.

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The distance between Dover and Sesame Place Amusement Park is 79 miles. The road distance is 102.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 38m and costs $8 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park, including transfers.

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Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park bus services, operated by DART First State, depart from Federal St @ Water St station.

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Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park bus services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Sesame Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1h 59m to drive from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park.
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  • Distance: 79.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 38m

What companies run services between Dover, DE, USA and Sesame Place Amusement Park, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Dover to Sesame Place Amusement Park via Wilmington Tc-Outside, Wilmington, Philadelphia, Market St & 11th St - MBNS, Frankford Transportation Center - Main Dropoff, Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO, and Sesame Place in around 6h 19m.

Train operators
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 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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
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

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 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
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
Train from Jefferson Station to Woodbourne
Ave. Duration
51 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 Wilmington Tc-Outside
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
DART First State
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 Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $16
Flexible
$26 - $40
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Frankford Transportation Center-14-BLVDDIR-MFO to Sesame Place
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Website
septa.org
Seniors - 65 and over
$0

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