There are 4 ways to get from New York to Dover by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak Station @ Ml King-French to Duke Of York St @ Legislative Av 301

$93 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus Rockledge Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Chinatown-152 East Broadway to Dover, DE - King Buffet

$19 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Wilmington, De 2405 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak Station @ Ml King-French to Federal St @ Water St Ib 301

$24 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from New York to Dover 164.9 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Dover is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Dover is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between New York and Dover is 136 miles. The road distance is 164.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from New York to Dover, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chinatown-152 East Broadway and arriving at Dover, DE - King Buffet. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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

Rockledge Bus operates a bus from New York to Dover 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
DART First State
Phone
+1 800-652-3278
Website
dartfirststate.com
Bus from Amtrak Station @ Ml King-French to Duke Of York St @ Legislative Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
dartfirststate.com
Bus from Amtrak Station @ Ml King-French to Federal St @ Water St Ib
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
dartfirststate.com
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Chinatown-152 East Broadway to Dover, DE - King Buffet
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Wilmington, De
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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