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There are 5 ways to get from Scranton to Wilmington by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Scranton
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...

$92 - $211

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Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Doylestown, Pa
  2. Take the train from Doylestown to Temple University
  3. Take the train from Temple University to Wilmington

$31 - $55

3 alternative options

Bus, train via New York, NY - P.A.B.T  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T Wilkes Barre / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...

$103 - $282

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Scranton to Wilmington 142.2 miles

$13 - $21

Fly, train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Philadelphia (PHL) AVP - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$411 - $859

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The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Wilmington is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scranton to Wilmington is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Scranton and Wilmington is 116 miles. The road distance is 142.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Scranton to Wilmington without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs $90 - $220.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Scranton to Wilmington, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scranton to Wilmington is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Scranton to Wilmington.

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American Airlines offers flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Wilmington. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Scranton to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $40 - $55.

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Map of how to get from Scranton to Wilmington.
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  • Distance: 115.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Wilmington, DE, USA?

There is no direct connection from Scranton to Wilmington. However, you can take the bus to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, take the walk to Philadelphia 30th Street Station, then take the train to Wilmington Amtrak Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Scranton to Wilmington via New York, NY - P.A.B.T and New York Penn Station in around 4 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Train from New York Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Doylestown to Temple University
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Train from Temple University to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Scranton to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
trailwaysny.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 Scranton, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Doylestown, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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