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There are 3 ways to get from Salisbury to Wilmington by bus, car, plane or train

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Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury to Wilmington "Greyhound"

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from Salisbury to Wilmington 108.6 miles

$10 - $16

Fly, train  •  2h 25m

  1. Fly from Salisbury (SBY) to Philadelphia (PHL) SBY - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Wilmington

$211 - $432

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The cheapest way to get from Salisbury to Wilmington is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Salisbury to Wilmington is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salisbury to Wilmington. However, there are services departing from Calvert Street and arriving at Wilmington via Salisbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h.

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The distance between Salisbury and Wilmington is 96 miles. The road distance is 108.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Wilmington without a car is to bus which takes 4h and costs $20 - $28.

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It takes approximately 4h to get from Salisbury to Wilmington, including transfers.

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Salisbury to Wilmington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salisbury station.

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The quickest flight from Salisbury Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Salisbury to Wilmington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wilmington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salisbury to Wilmington is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Salisbury to Wilmington.

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  • Distance: 96.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h

What companies run services between Salisbury, MD, USA and Wilmington, DE, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Salisbury to Wilmington once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 2h 45m. Amtrak also services this route 6 times a week.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salisbury to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $350
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.

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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
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 Salisbury to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
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
Bus from Salisbury, Md to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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American Airlines offers flights from Salisbury Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 178+ hotels available in Wilmington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Salisbury Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $29 - $35.

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