There are 5 ways to get from Wilmington to Jersey City by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Acela Express / ...

$67 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 44 min

$19 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus, line 119 bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. 2400 / ...
  2. 119

$19 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. 118.6 miles

$11 - $17

Train, fly, subway  •  4 h 20 min

  1. PHL - LGA

$190 - $612

Questions & Answers

The distance between Wilmington and Jersey City is 166 km. The road distance is 190 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Jersey City is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Jersey City is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $65 - $130.

No, there is no direct train from Wilmington to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Wilmington Amtrak and arriving at Journal Square via Newark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De and arriving at Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Wilmington to Jersey City, including transfers.

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Wilmington to Jersey City hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $130 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, Rockledge Bus operates a bus from Wilmington to Jersey City hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$60 - $130
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$210 - $280
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
Port Authority NYNJ
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 34 W. 31st St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wilmington, De to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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