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There are 5 ways to get from South Amboy to Wilmington by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the train from South Amboy to Newark Penn Station North Jersey Coast Line
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...

Cheapest option

Line 815 bus, train via 30th Street Station  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the line 815 bus from Washington Rd At Cedar St to George St At Albany St 815
  2. Take the train from New Brunswick to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton to 30th Street Station
  4. Take the train from 30th Street Station to Wilmington

$20 - $62

3 alternative options

Line 815 bus, train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the line 815 bus from Washington Rd At Cedar St to George St At Albany St 815
  2. Take the train from New Brunswick to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station

$76 - $234

Bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority Shore Points: To PABT / ...
  2. Take the bus from Midtown - 34 W. 31st St. to Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St.

$36 - $43

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from South Amboy to Wilmington 99.8 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from South Amboy to Wilmington is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from South Amboy to Wilmington is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from South Amboy to Wilmington station. However, there are services departing from South Amboy and arriving at Wilmington Amtrak Station via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between South Amboy and Wilmington is 84 miles. The road distance is 99.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Amboy to Wilmington without a car is to train which takes 2h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from South Amboy to Wilmington, including transfers.

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South Amboy to Wilmington train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from South Amboy station.

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The best way to get from South Amboy to Wilmington is to train which takes 2h 13m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $45 and takes 4h 13m.

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South Amboy to Wilmington train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Wilmington Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Amboy to Wilmington is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from South Amboy to Wilmington.

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  • Distance: 83.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between South Amboy, NJ, USA and Wilmington, DE, USA?

You can take a train from South Amboy to Wilmington via Newark Penn Station in around 2h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Amboy to Wilmington via New York, NY - Port Authority, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, 34 St - Penn Station, and Midtown - 34 W. 31st St. in around 4h 13m.

Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from South Amboy to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Newark Penn Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
amtrak.com
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 New Brunswick Amtrak Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Wilmington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Trenton to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Train from 30th Street Station to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
septa.org
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Midtown - 34 W. 31st St. to Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St.
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com

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