Cape May Lighthouse

Getting Here & Getting Around

The 17-mile, 85-minute cruise between New Jersey and Delaware can cut miles off a trip along the Atlantic Coast and connects travelers to beautiful beach towns. Below, you will find information on how to get to our terminals and ground transportation options to local towns if you travel across as a foot passenger.


Getting To Cape May

Cape May Ferry Terminal (Map)

1200 Lincoln Blvd
North Cape May, NJ 08204

GPS: 38.968719, -74.959717


Getting to Lewes

Lewes Ferry Terminal (Map)

43 Cape Henlopen Drive
Lewes, DE 19958

GPS: 38.782424, -75.119877


Getting Around

Ferry Shuttles

Both Cape May and Lewes terminals offer shuttles that can help foot passengers get around the local area. Shuttles operate on seasonal schedules, with limited stops, so be sure to talk to a customer service representative before making travel plans based around the shuttles. Shuttles from both terminals operate daily between Memorial Day weekend and September.  The Shuttle fee for the Cape May and Lewes routes is $5/person for 6yrs of age and older. For fare information on the DART Bus into Lewes, click here

New Jersey

Cape May Shuttle
Runs from: 10:30am - 6:00pm, Memorial Day - end of September
Route: The shuttle leaves from the Cape May Ferry Terminal, meets incoming boats from 10:30am through 4:30pm and loops continuously to the Cape May Welcome Center (609 Lafayette St.), which is a short walk from most Cape May attractions.
Last Departure serviced: The last shuttle from the Cape May Welcome Center will get you back for the 6pm departure back to Lewes and leaves at approximately 5:00pm from downtown. 


Ferry Shuttle to Tanger Outlets and Rehoboth Park & Ride
Runs from: 11am - 6 pm, weekends in May, 7 day/week service from June 1 through end of September
Route: The shuttle leaves the Lewes Ferry Terminal and heads directly to Tanger Outlets in Rehoboth. The Shuttle stops at Surfside Outlets, Bayside Outlets, the Rehoboth Park & Ride, and Seaside Outlets before returning to the Terminal. To view our full May schedule, click here
Last Departure serviced: The last shuttle available will return guests in time for the 6:15pm departure.

Lewes DART Route
Runs from: 10am - 10pm, weekends through May 20, 7 days/week from May 21 through September 
Route: DART Route 204 Buses depart the terminal every hour and head into Lewes. For a full schedule and list of DART Route 204 stops through May 20, click here
Last Departure serviced: The DART route will bring you back to the Lewes Terminal in time for the 6:15pm departure. 

Ground Transportation Options

Taxis are available locally. Please inquire with customer service at the ticket counters in either terminal if you need a phone number for a local service. Enterprise Rentals can also be contacted at local offices and will sometimes drop off cars. Ubers are sporadically available on both sides of the bay, but there is not extensive coverage in the Lewes and Cape May areas. Public transport options are generally not within walking distance and require a taxi or shuttle to get to transit centers in the local towns. To check state transit options see the links below. 

New Jersey Transit

DART: Delaware Transit