Ferry Travel - What Can I Expect?

Ferry Travel Questions

Does the ferry run year-round?

The ferry operates 365 days a year.

Ferry Deck With Delaware Bay View

How many cars does the ferry hold?

Approximately 100 vehicles.

How long does the trip take?

85 minutes one way or approximately 1.5 hours, with a round-trip being approximately 3 hours.

How far is Lewes, Delaware from Cape May, New Jersey?

Approximately 17 miles across the Delaware Bay from terminal to terminal.  The downtowns of Lewes and Cape May are a few miles from each Ferry terminal and not within walking distance.

Can I just take the ferry for a day trip?