There are 4 ways to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. 3038 / ...
  2. 8794 / ...

$22 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus NJ Transit  •  3 h 15 min

  1. 3038 / ...
  2. 551

$17 - $41

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. Atlantic City Rail Line

$67 - $159

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. 79.5 miles

$7 - $12

What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Atlantic City, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilmington to Atlantic City via Philadelphia, Pa in around 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wilmington to Atlantic City via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak and 30Th St. Phl. in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wilmington, De to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
NJ Transit

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wilmington and Atlantic City is 105 km. The road distance is 127 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City is to drive which takes 1 h 34 min and costs $7 - $12.

No, there is no direct train from Wilmington to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from Wilmington Amtrak and arriving at Atlantic City via 30Th St. Phl.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De and arriving at Atlantic City, Nj via Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Wilmington to Atlantic City, including transfers.