There are 5 ways to get from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Dewey Beach Beaches2dc / ...

$123 - $286

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Bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Dewey Beach Ny2beaches / ...

$41 - $75

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc 3005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Dewey Beach Beaches2dc / ...

$48 - $84

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach 120.1 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Salisbury (SBY) PHL - SBY
  2. Take a taxi from Salisbury to Dewey Beach

$327 - $987

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Dewey Beach via Washington, DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Dewey Beach is 88 miles. The road distance is 120.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Dewey Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Salisbury Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Philadelphia to Dewey Beach bus services, operated by Best Bus, arrive at Dewey Beach station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Dewey Beach is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to drive from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Salisbury Airport.

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There are 140+ hotels available in Dewey Beach. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach.
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  • Distance: 87.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Dewey Beach, DE, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Dewey Beach via Washington, Dc and Washington, DC in around 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Best Bus
Website
bestbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Dewey Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
bestbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Dewey Beach
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
bestbus.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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Salisbury to Dewey Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs .

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