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City Information

As the capital of Delaware, Dover offers a plethora of landmarks and attractions to keep tourists engaged! Tourists interested in the city's heritage (and American history in general) should check out the Delaware Agricultural Museum & Village, which showcases artifacts and items of great cultural significance to the state's agricultural history. You could also visit the John Dickinson Plantation to learn more about one of the original founding fathers of the U.S. For some outdoor activities, check out the local Amish community, where you can meet locals and enjoy the beautiful scenery.

Dover features an eclectic food scene with plenty of different choices for different tastes. Vincenzo's Pizzeria & Gelato is a popular spot with delicious Italian dishes and fantastic house wines to pair with them. If you are interested in beers, Fordham & Dominion Brewing Company will be a great choice!

Dover is a stop along several bus and train routes, with service offered by Amtrak, Greyhound, SprinterBus, and OurBus. Air travelers usually fly into the airport in nearby Wilmington or make plans to take a bus from the airport in either Philadelphia or Baltimore to Dover.

What bus companies travel to Dover, Delaware?

Located in Delaware, Dover is accessible by bus from 99 other cities. You can choose from 126 daily scheduled trips when you search for buses to Dover on Wanderu. Greyhound usually has the most buses on any given day.

Looking for other ways to get there? Train tickets to Dover are also available..

Bus companies serving Dover

BusRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound981d 8h 23m$160.17
SprinterBus48h 30m$75.13
  • Greyhound


    Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a bus ticket to Dover?

$19.46 is the cheapest price for a bus ticket to Dover, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Dover. In the last month, buses from Oak Hall to Dover had the lowest average price at $22.48.

Where is the bus station in Dover, DE?

The busiest bus station in Dover is 7-Eleven Parking Lot - 654 N Dupont Hwy. As Dover's main station, it has the most buses coming and going. However, a popular alternative is Dover Downs - 1131 N Dupont Hwy.

Which bus service has the best service to Dover?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Dover by bus with SprinterBus giving them a 5 rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that SprinterBus had the most comfortable bus service to Dover taking into account the seats and amenities that SprinterBus offers. They rate SprinterBus a 4 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard. If you are looking to arrive to Dover punctually travelers suggest that SprinterBus has the best on time performance on their bus schedules to Dover, rating them a 5 based on their on time arrivals.

Is Dover a popular bus travel destination?

Dover ranks number 4 among most popular bus destinations in the region. It also ranks number 693 in United States. Dover has the second most number of destinations in Delaware that are connected to Dover by bus service. Each day 11 direct bus schedules arrive in the Dover.

What is the population of Dover?

The population of Dover is 37522. Dover ranks number 4 in terms of population in Delaware and number 573 in all of United States.

How much do bus tickets to Dover cost?

Bus tickets to Dover range from $25 for a short trip to Dover, while a 60 to 200 mile bus trip to Dover starts at , and a longer trip by bus to Dover can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as $19 .

What type of traveler does Dover attract?

Traveling by bus is very popular with those going to visit their friends in Dover. With good deals available and ability to plan last minute, a bus ticket to Dover is the best way to get some facetime with your friends and with great bus locations in Dover you'll arrive near the action ready to hit the town with your friends.

What bus station is located closest to the city center of Dover?

The closest bus station to the city center of Dover is 7-Eleven Parking Lot - 654 N Dupont Hwy, located just 1.4 miles away. Select 7-Eleven Parking Lot - 654 N Dupont Hwy as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Dover. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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