Cape May-Lewes Ferry shuttle in Cape May, NJ

Shuttle Information & Directions

Getting Around

Ferry Shuttles

Cape May

Busy summer scene of Washington Street Mall Cape May

Photo Credit:  John Cooke, Cooke Cape May

The Cape May shuttle travels a single route between the Cape May Terminal and the Cape May Welcome Center at 609 Lafayette Street; there are no other stops.

2024 Shuttle Schedule

May 27 - June 11, & September 7 - 29.

The Shuttle runs Saturday and Sundays ONLY


Summer Season (June 15 - September 2, 2024)

Shuttle Service Daily departing from Cape May Welcome Center until 5:00 p.m.


Shuttle Service During Operational Periods:

Tickets are required to take the Cape May - Lewes Ferry Shuttle.

Shuttles meet arriving Ferries at the Cape May Terminal until 1:00 p.m.  After that, no shuttle service TO downtown Cape May is offered.

From the Terminal to the Cape May Welcome Center (Downtown Cape May):

The Shuttle will take passengers with tickets to the Cape May Welcome Center in Downtown Cape May.

From the Cape May Welcome Center to the Terminal:

Shuttles to the Cape May Terminal with the final departure from the Welcome Center at 5:00 p.m. for the 6:00 p.m. sailing to Lewes.


Shuttle Fares

Service is $4 per passenger. Space is limited so advance reservations are required.

Round-Trip Foot Passenger and Shuttle Bundle: 

Adult: $22

Senior, Military, AAA: $18

Child (6-13): $9

Child 5 years & under: Free 

Restrictions: You must check in at the ticket counter to receive your shuttle ticket. Also, be aware that pets are not permitted on shuttles unless they are a K-9 or Service Dog. Bicycles are also not permitted on the shuttles.


To make a shuttle reservation, please call 800.643.3779 or Book Online.  



There is no Ferry-provided shuttle service in Lewes, however, there are several options for getting to and from town.

Lewes downtown


DART Bus Service

Beginning Monday, May 27th the DART Route 204 bus picks up and drops off in front of the Lewes terminal running every 45 minutes to an hour. 


DART Schedule


Ground Transportation Options

Looking to utilize Uber, Lyft or taxi service when you arrive at the terminal? Please use the following addresses when arranging service:

  • Cape May Terminal - 1200 Lincoln Blvd, North Cape May, NJ 08204
  • Lewes Terminal - 43 Cape Henlopen Drive, Lewes, DE 19958 

Passengers are encouraged to arrange those services prior to arrival at the terminal. Please note that availability may vary depending on season. 

Public Transportation Options

Cape May

  • On the Cape May side, public transportation options are generally not within walking distance and require a taxi or shuttle to get to transit centers in the local towns


  • On the Lewes side, there is a DART bus stop in front of the terminal 
  • For complete list of pick-up/drop-off times, please be sure to check the DART route schedule 

To check state transit options see the links below. 

New Jersey Transit

DART: Delaware Transit


Getting Here 

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.

Cape May Ferry Terminal Address

1200 Lincoln Blvd

North Cape May, NJ 08204

View Cape May Ferry Terminal on Google Maps

GPS: 38.968719, -74.959717

Lewes Ferry Terminal Address

43 Cape Henlopen Drive

Lewes, DE 19958

View Lewes Ferry Terminal on Google Maps

GPS: 38.782424, -75.119877