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

Recommended option

Car ferry, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. 315 / ...

$21 - $41

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. 116.3 miles

$11 - $17

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 43 min

  1. SBY - PHL

$301 - $874

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lewes and Philadelphia is 131 km. The road distance is 186 km.

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

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

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

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.

American Airlines
Flights from Salisbury to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
56 min
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Bus from Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
Ferry operators
Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Car ferry from Lewes, DE to Cape May, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
Schedules at
Book at
Other operators
Taxi from Lewes to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Delaware Beach Taxi
+1 302-430-8294
City Cab of Delaware
+1 302-424-8294

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