a bike on the dock as the ferry pulls in

Bicycle Information


Bike riding in Delaware and New Jersey is an experience.  Delaware is rated the third best state in the country for bike riders and NJ is 17th. Take your bike over to Cape Henlopen State Park near Lewes and explore the myriad of trails weaving through beaches, marshes, and maritime forests. Head the other direction to Cape May, where you can cruise into town and access all the bars, restaurants,and beaches within a few miles!

Bicycles are free on the Cape May-Lewes Ferry, riders pay the foot passenger fare and walk their bikes on board. Riders walk their bike on board and may secure their bike using one of the racks located on the car deck. Please note that bicycle locks are not provided.

Bike Rentals are available in Lewes via the Lewes Cycle Sports self-service kiosk outside the terminal, so you can cruise across as a foot passenger and grab a bike for a day of outdoor fun! Check out our Renting a Bike in Lewes page for more information, or Call Customer Service at 1.800.643.3779

Fares (September 3 - October 31)

Passenger Fares  One Way Roundtrip
Adult (14-61) $10 $18
Child (6-13) $5 $9
Child (<6) FREE FREE
Seniors (62+) $8 $14
Military  $8 $14


Fares (November 1 - March 31, 2020)

Passenger Fares  One Way Roundtrip
Adult (14-61) $8 $14
Child (6-13) FREE FREE
Child (<6) FREE FREE
Seniors (62+) $6 $11
Military  $6 $11

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Tips, Trips and Reasons to Ride

Bringing your bike aboard the Cape May - Lewes Ferry is a great way to get some exercise, take in the sights and experience the other side of the Delaware Bay.