Find bus tickets from Wilmington to Norfolk
Wilmington to Norfolk bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||5h 40m|
|Trips per day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Wilmington to Norfolk right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Wilmington to Norfolk?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $45.00 was the low point for bus fares from Wilmington to Norfolk. Buses from Norfolk to Wilmington are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $45.00 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 4 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $9.39 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 6 hours and 51 minutes to cover the 204 miles (328 kilometers) from Wilmington, DE to Norfolk, VA. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 hours and 40 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Norfolk. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Wilmington?
The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Wilmington to Norfolk, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are usually only 2 buses per day from Wilmington to Norfolk. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Wilmington to Norfolk; ticket prices start at $34.00.
What bus companies travel from Wilmington to Norfolk?
There is one bus company that operates from Wilmington to Norfolk. Greyhound is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
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Where does the bus leave from in Wilmington?
Most buses depart from the main station in Wilmington, Delaware:
- Bus Terminal - 100 French St
Where does the bus arrive in Norfolk?
All buses from Wilmington arrive at one main station in Norfolk, Virginia:
- Tinee Giant
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