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There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Delaware by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$85 - $230

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Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Midtown - 34 W. 31st St. to Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St.

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal Nyc / ...
  2. Take the train from Jefferson Station to Wilmington Wilmington/Newark Line

$22 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Wilmington 126.6 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Delaware is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Delaware is to train which costs $85 - $230 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Midtown - 34 W. 31st St. and arriving at Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Wilmington Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Delaware is 162 miles. The road distance is 126.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Delaware without a car is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs $85 - $230.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak takes 1 h 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Grand Central Terminal to Delaware bus services, operated by Rockledge Bus, depart from Midtown - 34 W. 31st St. station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Delaware train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Delaware is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs $85 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $15 - $20 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Delaware.
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  • Distance: 162.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Delaware, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Wilmington hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $230 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, Rockledge Bus operates a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Wilmington hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 15 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Midtown - 34 W. 31st St. to Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
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 New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Grand Central Terminal to Delaware bus services, operated by Rockledge Bus, arrive at Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Delaware train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Wilmington Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Delaware is 127 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Delaware.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Delaware. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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