I-95 Construction Advisory: A major improvement project is underway at the I-95 & SR896 interchange in Newark, Delaware, south of Wilmington. Travelers should expect delays or find alternate routes. Learn More

Getting Here, Getting Around

No matter where you're coming from, the trip to Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley is probably shorter than you think. With easy access to many major transportation hubs in the region, you can indeed get here from there, quickly and easily.

By Plane: Downtown Wilmington is just 25 minutes from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and 90 minutes from Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI).

By Train: Most trains on the Northeast Corridor between New York City and Washington D.C., including the Acela Express, stop in Wilmington. SEPTA's commuter trains connect Philadelphia, Wilmington and Newark. The AMTRAK train station is located just blocks from the center of Wilmington, at Martin Luther King Boulevard and French Street. Several rental car agencies, including Avis, Budget, Enterprise and Hertz, have offices inside the train station, while Uber and Lyft just a click away. Zip Car is also available at the train stations and throughout downtown Wilmington. 

By Car: I-95 is the major thoroughfare through Wilmington with most attractions less than 20 minutes off the interstate.


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