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There are 3 ways to get from Lewes to Philadelphia by car ferry, bus, car, taxi or plane

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Car ferry, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Lewes, DE to Cape May, NJ
  2. Take the bus from Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St 315 / ...

$21 - $41

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Lewes to Philadelphia 116.3 miles

$11 - $17

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewes to Salisbury
  2. Fly from Salisbury (SBY) to Philadelphia (PHL) SBY - PHL

$300 - $873

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The cheapest way to get from Lewes to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lewes to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Lewes and Philadelphia is 82 miles. The road distance is 116.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Lewes to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Salisbury Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lewes to Philadelphia is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Lewes to Philadelphia.

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American Airlines offers flights from Salisbury Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 439+ hotels available in Philadelphia. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lewes to Philadelphia.
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  • Distance: 81.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Lewes, DE, USA and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Lewes to Philadelphia. However, you can take the drive to Lewes, DE, take the car ferry to Cape May, NJ, take the drive to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street, then take the bus to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Philadelphia.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salisbury to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Ferry operators
Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Website
capemaylewesferry.com
Car ferry from Lewes, DE to Cape May, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
cmlf.com
Book at
booking.cmlf.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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