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Cape May-Lewes Ferry

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Love the ferry!

We enjoy every trip on the ferry. Staff is friendly. The ferry is clean and well cared for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol M
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Fieldsboro, New Jersey
Sister’s Birthday Celebration

My daughter, niece, and I took my sister on the ferry to Cape May in October to celebrate her... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
donnakoval
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Lewes, Delaware
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Whether you're crossing the Delaware Bay for a fun day trip or as part of a long-distance trip, on the Cape May-Lewes Ferry, your journey is sure to be a memorable one.Enjoy historic lighthouses, picturesque harbors, oceangoing vessels, unique...more
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43 Cape Henlopen Dr, Lewes, DE 19958-3142
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy every trip on the ferry. Staff is friendly. The ferry is clean and well cared for. Definitely recommend taking the trip.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carol M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter, niece, and I took my sister on the ferry to Cape May in October to celebrate her birthday. Ferry ride was fine; just wish there would have been transportation from Cape May ferry to main town of Cape May. We did manage to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank donnakoval
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my grandchildren on the ferry Why did I wait so long It was amazing We will be doing it again Had a great time

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 1956BeckyO
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took the ferry from Cape May to Lewes, DE to go down to VA to visit family. First time on the ferry. The terminal on the Cape May side is much more modern and updated than we expected. It was wonderful....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cwhite8181
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have taken this ferry many times and its always good. Traveling from the Virginia area to Wildwood and points north, we always take this boat ride. Its easy and convenient and the cost is not bad either. It really saves you a lot of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked on my phone and when showed up, just needed to give confirmation number, along with ID. Whether in Lewes or Cape May, the terminals are convenient to wait. When on board the ferry, here are confortsble accomodations. Cushy seats, food and drink, and friendly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After looking online, I decided to call for tickets as we have an RV with a tow car and we were concerned that the wind was 25 mph. Lady I spoke with was very informative, friendly, and had us booked in no time. Although it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cookerlady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First and foremost, the folks have this down to a science. we often arrive early and they will change our reservations without hesitation as long as the next ship has room great inside or outside- best way to get from No VA/MD to lower NJ

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beverly L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a ride for our SUV, plus a driver and passenger for $49/OW online the night before our departure, even though a hurricane was heading for the east coast. The webpage gives weather updates and will alert you if your trip cancels (you purchase...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tour600270
Reviewed 14 November 2018

It's very easy to book your trip online and if you ever need to change your itinerary, their customer service line is great. The staff on the ferry ships are very efficient, polite, and helpful. However, be forewarned, if the waves are choppy on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mark L
12 November 2018|
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Response from LewesProf | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mark — I think you’ll spend more time going out of your way to get to the ferry than if you just sit in traffic on 95. It’s 1.5 hrs from 95 to the ferry. The same if you go over the Bay bridge. Plus the ferry is a pretty... More
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Eva M
8 November 2018|
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Response from Gene H | Reviewed this property |
Eva M, the Ferry is a well organised business. Travelers are advised to get into their vehicles in advance of the ferry docking. You might spend 5 minutes in your car but in no more than another 5 minutes, you are exiting... More
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john l
25 August 2018|
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