BBX to Wilmington Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $6
Fastest Way Train — 32min
Eco-Friendly Way Train — 6 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 31 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak
$6 · 32min · 49 lb of CO2
+3 more options
$15 · 1h 22min · 8 lb of CO2
Norristown to Wilmington
+1 more option
$4 · 46min · 9 lb of CO2
BBX to Wilmington

Drive from BBX airport

It's 31 miles between BBX to Wilmington. On a typical day, it might take between 46min and 48min from BBX to Wilmington under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 50min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Wilmington by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $4.

What is the best way to travel from BBX to Wilmington?

The are 5 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from BBX to Wilmington. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of PHN towards WIL, as it is the cheapest to Wilmington. It's common to find tickets for as low as $6. Amtrak operates from BBX to Wilmington, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from BBX to Wilmington?

The trip to Wilmington is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from BBX. The cheapest way to get from BBX to Wilmington is $6 and the quickest way takes just 32 minutes with the train. Amtrak offers limited service between Wilmington and BBX.We recommend booking the trip to Wilmington about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from BBX the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Wilmington.

Is the train or the bus better from BBX to Wilmington DE?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from BBX to Wilmington. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Wilmington is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the BBX/Wilmington buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from BBX is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between BBX PA and Wilmington during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from BBX to Wilmington? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Wilmington traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Wilmington is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from BBX to Wilmington?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from BBX to Wilmington is by train. The train costs $6 roughly and will take 32 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from BBX to Wilmington?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between BBX area and Wilmington, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 4 hours 26 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ARD Ardmore Amtrak, which is about 10 miles from BBX. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from BBX to Wilmington by car?

The total distance between BBX and Wilmington is 31 miles and will take you about 46 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $4.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from BBX to Wilmington
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International Visitors215-856-7952
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