There are 3 ways to get from New York to Dover by train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Dover Morris & Essex Line

$8 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Dover 38.9 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from New York to Dover 38.9 miles

$3 - $6

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

NJ Transit operates a train from New York to Dover hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Dover
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Dover
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Dover is 50 km. The road distance is 62 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Dover is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 45 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Dover is to taxi which takes 45 min and costs $200 - $250.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Dover. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

The train from New York Penn Station to Dover takes 1 h 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.