There are 3 ways to get from Philadelphia to Cape May by bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing 313 / ...

$11 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus via Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj 8794 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$20 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Cape May 84.8 miles

$8 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St and arriving at Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Cape May is 72 miles. The road distance is 84.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Cape May without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 38 min and costs .

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The bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing takes 3 h 38 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Philadelphia to Cape May bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St station.

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Philadelphia to Cape May bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Cape May is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Philadelphia to Cape May.

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There are 181+ hotels available in Cape May. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 72 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Cape May, NJ, USA?

NJ Transit operates a bus from Philadelphia to Cape May every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 38 min.

Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28

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