Lewes
Cape May
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Lewes Cape May Ferry

Connecting the city of Lewes in Delaware with the city of Cape May in New Jersey, this ferry route provides an essential ferry link between these 2 popular seaside resorts. From the city of Lewes, located on the Delaware Bay, and is known primarily as a fishing town, this is a sleepy yet fun town to visit, with a rich history that is proudly displayed throughout the town, to the city of Cape May, a well known seaside resort that is considered to be one of the oldest seaside resorts in America, with many preserved Victorian households and an array of restaurants that serve fresh cuisine from the harbour. With up to 36 ferries running per week, provided by 1 ferry operator, there is no shortage of ferries to choose from, so book now with Direct Ferries, to find the best ferry at the best time for you.

Lewes to Cape May sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season, and from month to month, so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

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Lewes - Cape May Route summary
Departure Country United States
Destination Country United States
No. of Operators 1
Operators Cape May-Lewes Ferry
Average Price $83*
Average Daily Sailings 6
Average Weekly Sailings 44
Average Sailing Duration 1h 25m
First Ferry 08:45
Last Ferry 19:45
Distance 10 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2023-08-01.

Most popular questions

  • How long is the ferry from Lewes to Cape May?

    The typical crossing time for ferries from Lewes to Cape May is approximately 1h 25m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.
  • How much is the ferry from Lewes to Cape May?

    The average price of a ferry from Lewes to Cape May is approximately $39. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Lewes to Cape May can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.
  • Which ferry companies operate between Lewes to Cape May?

    There is 1 ferry operator for Lewes to Cape May and this is
    • Cape May-Lewes Ferry
  • How can I book ferry tickets from Lewes to Cape May?

    Ferries from Lewes to Cape May are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.
  • Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Lewes to Cape May?

    Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Lewes to Cape May with
    • Cape May-Lewes Ferry
  • Can you take your car on the ferry from Lewes to Cape May?

    Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Lewes to Cape May with the following operators
    • Cape May-Lewes Ferry
  • Can you bring pets on the ferry from Lewes to Cape May?

    Unfortunately, pets are not permitted onboard this ferry service so please look for alternative routes which accommodate pets.
  • How far is Cape May from Lewes?

    Lewes to Cape May is approximately 9 nautical miles distance apart.

Lewes to Cape May Ferry Schedule

The ferry schedule for this route has up to 36 ferries running per week, provided by 1 ferry company, so there is not one ferry timetable for this route, especially as ferry timetables can be affected by many factors. These can include seasonal changes, changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operator, and other such factors, but here at Direct Ferries, we will always give you the most up-to-date information regarding ferry sailings, so you can find the best ferry at the best time for you.


How long does the Ferry to Cape May from Lewes take?

Ferry sail durations on this route can take anywhere between 1 hour and 25 minutes to 1 hour and 40 minutes, and this variation is caused for many different reasons. These can include changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operator, and external factors such as weather conditions at the time of sail, so be sure to check before you book, what your estimated sail time will be.


Lewes to Cape May Ferry Prices

How much the ferry to Cape May from Lewes will cost is defined by many separate aspects, such as what time of year you are travelling, which ferry route you are travelling on, which ferry operator you are travelling with, how you are travelling, and so on, so there are multiple ferry fares available here. Instead, we recommend looking at the above graph to see our monthly fare averages, check out our helpful fare finder tool, to find the best ferry at the best price for you, and be sure to sign up to our email newsletter, to be the first to hear about our latest deals and offers.


Can I take my Car on the Ferry to Cape May from Lewes?

You are currently not able to take your car with you on this ferry route.


Lewes to Cape May Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 4/8/2024 and 4/14/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Cape May-Lewes Ferry 08:45 10:10 1 hour 25 minutes Everyday
Cape May-Lewes Ferry 11:15 12:40 1 hour 25 minutes Mon, Tue, Sat, Sun
Cape May-Lewes Ferry 12:15 13:40 1 hour 25 minutes Everyday
Cape May-Lewes Ferry 14:45 16:10 1 hour 25 minutes Mon, Tue, Sat, Sun
Cape May-Lewes Ferry 16:15 17:40 1 hour 25 minutes Everyday
Cape May-Lewes Ferry 18:15 19:40 1 hour 25 minutes Mon, Sun
Cape May-Lewes Ferry 19:45 21:10 1 hour 25 minutes Everyday
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