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There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia to Wilmington Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from King St @ 8Th St to Dover Transit Center 301

$18 - $78

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, line 113 bus, line 13 bus, bus, line 105 bus  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Chester Transportation Center 37
  2. Take the line 113 bus from Chester Transportation Center to Tri State Mall - 1 113
  3. Take the line 13 bus from Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site to King St @ 8Th St 13
  4. Take the bus from King St @ 8Th St to Dover Transit Center 301
  5. Take the line 105 bus from Dover Transit Center to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr 105

$12 - $20

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr 75.6 miles

$7 - $11

Shuttle  •  1h 20m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Philadelphia Airport to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr

$40 - $60

Towncar  •  1h 23m

  1. Take a town car from Philadelphia Airport to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr 75.6 miles

$260 - $360

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr by buses

The bus journey time between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr is around 5h 41m and covers a distance of around 98 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 38m. Operated by SEPTA and DART First State, the Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr bus service departs from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arrives in Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr. Typically 65 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
5h 41m
Fastest bus time:
4h 38m
Buses per week:
65
Cheapest price:
$12
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
01:04
Last bus departs at:
22:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr bus schedules

Buses departing Monday, June 14, 2021

Philadelphia Airport (PHL) → Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr
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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr is to shuttle which costs $40 - $60 and takes 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A and arriving at Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr via Chester Transportation Center, Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site, King St @ 8Th St and Dover Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 26m.

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The distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) and Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr is 54 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 23m and costs $17 - $80.

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr, including transfers.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr bus services, operated by SEPTA, depart from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A station.

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Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr bus services, operated by DART First State, arrive at Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr.
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  • Distance: 53.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 23m

What companies run services between Philadelphia Airport (PHL), USA and Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr, DE, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr via Chester Transportation Center, Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site, King St @ 8Th St, and Dover Transit Center in around 5h 26m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
DART First State
Phone
+1 800-652-3278
Website
dartfirststate.com
Bus from King St @ 8Th St to Dover Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
DART First State
Bus from Tri-State Mall @ P-N-R On Site to King St @ 8Th St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
DART First State
Bus from Dover Transit Center to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
DART First State
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Bus from Philadelphia Airport Terminal A to Chester Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Bus from Chester Transportation Center to Tri State Mall - 1
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
septa.org
Shuttles by Jayride

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Shuttle from Philadelphia Airport to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Shuttle
$40 - $60
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from Philadelphia Airport to Dover Air Base Visitor Ctr
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$260 - $360
Private
$260 - $360

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