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There are 5 ways to get from Lewes to New York by bus, train, car, taxi or plane

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Bus, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk to Washington, DC Beaches2dc / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$184 - $421

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Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk to New York, NY - Penn Station Ny2beaches / ...

$32 - $55

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Lewes to New York 204.9 miles

$20 - $29

Taxi to Salisbury, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewes to Salisbury
  2. Fly from Salisbury (SBY) to Philadelphia (PHL) SBY - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$375 - $1,083

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk to Washington, DC
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA

$100 - $492

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The cheapest way to get from Lewes to New York is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lewes to New York is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lewes to New York station. However, there are services departing from Fz: Savannah Road Btwn 2Nd St & 3Rd St and arriving at New York, NY - Penn Station via Lewes Transit Center and Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Lewes and New York is 149 miles. The road distance is 204.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewes to New York without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $180 - $430.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Lewes to New York, including transfers.

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Lewes to New York bus services, operated by Best Bus, depart from Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk station.

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The quickest flight from Salisbury Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Lewes to New York bus services, operated by Best Bus, arrive at New York, NY - Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lewes to New York is 205 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to drive from Lewes to New York.

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  • Distance: 149 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Lewes, DE, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Best Bus operates a bus from Lewes to New York 4 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salisbury to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
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Bus from Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
bestbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lewes to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Delaware Beach Taxi
Phone
+1 302-430-8294
City Cab of Delaware
Phone
+1 302-424-8294
Website
citycabde.com

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American Airlines offers flights from Salisbury Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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