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Directions to Wilmington Train Station

The Amtrak Wilmington Train Station is the transportation hub of the City of Wilmington and one of the busiest stations in the country.

It is also home to the Furness Railroard District, named for the station architect Frank Furness. The station celebrated is celebrating its 100th Anniversary and will undergo restorations beginning in July.

South from Philadelphia

  • Follow I-95 South
  • Take exit 6 toward Martin Luther King Blvd.
  • At bottom of ramp, continue straight on Jackson St. for four blocks
  • Turn left onto Martin Luther King Blvd./DE 48-E under I-95 overpass
  • Approximately 10 streets to the train station

South from New York City/New Jersey

  • Follow New Jersey Turnpike South
  • New Jersey Turnpike South becomes I-295 South/US 40
  • Cross the Delaware Memorial Bridge into Delaware
  • Merge onto I-95 North via exit on the left toward Wilmington
  • Follow I-95 North
  • Take exit 6 DE 4/Maryland Ave. toward Martin Luther King Blvd.
  • Turn right onto Maryland Ave./DE 4 East
  • Turn right onto Martin Luther King Blvd./DE 48-E
  • Train station is on the right

North from Washington D.C.

  • Follow I-95 North
  • Take exit 6 DE 4/Maryland Ave. toward Martin Luther King Blvd.
  • Turn right onto Maryland Ave./DE 4 East
  • Turn right onto Martin Luther King Blvd./DE 48-E
  • Train station is on the right

North from US 13

  • Follow US 13 North
  • Get in left lane under rail tracks
  • Make first left onto 2nd St.
  • Turn left onto French St.
  • Train station is straight ahead

East from Harrisburg/Lancaster

  • Follow Newport Gap Pike (DE 41) East to Lancaster Pike (DE 48)
  • Lancaster Pike becomes Lancaster Ave. at Green Hill Ave.
  • Lancaster Ave. becomes Martin Luther King Blvd. at I-95
  • Follow Martin Luther King Blvd. East approximately 10 blocks to the train station

Southeast from Kennett Pike/Greenville

  • Follow Kennett Pike (DE 52) South
  • Take 141 South to Lancaster Pike (DE 48) East
  • Lancaster Pike becomes Lancaster Ave. at Green Hill Ave.
  • Lancaster Ave. becomes Martin Luther King Blvd. at I-95
  • Follow Martin Luther King Blvd. East approximately 10 blocks to the train station

From South of I-495

  • Follow I-495 North
  • Follow US 13 North
  • Get in left lane under rail tracks
  • Make first left onto 2nd St.
  • Turn left onto French St.
  • Train station is straight ahead

From North of I-495

  • Follow I-495 South
  • Follow US 13 North
  • Get in left lane under rail tracks
  • Make first left onto 2nd St.
  • Turn left onto French St.
  • Train station is straight ahead

Directions to Rodney Square

Rodney Square is one of the most recognizable landmarks in downtown Wilmington. It is a great starting place for any visitor going to the theatre, the library, out to dinner or just for a stroll through downtown.

South from Philadelphia

  • Follow I-95 S.
  • Take Exit 7A toward Delaware Ave. (DE-52).
  • Turn left onto Delaware Ave. (DE-52).
  • Follow either 10th or 11th St. east to Rodney Square

South from New York City/ New Jersey

  • Follow New Jersey Turnpike South.
  • New Jersey Turnpike South becomes I-295 S/ US 40.
  • Cross the Delaware Memorial Bridge into Delaware.
  • Merge onto I-95 North via exit on the left toward Wilmington.
  • Follow I-95 North
  • Take Exit 7 (Delaware Ave./DE-52)
  • Make slight left onto Adams St.
  • Take Adams Street for 3 blocks
  • Turn right onto Delaware Ave./ DE-52
  • Follow either 10th or 11th St. east to Rodney Square

North from Washington D.C.

  • Follow I-95 North
  • Take Exit 7 (Delaware Ave./DE-52)
  • Make slight left onto Adams St.
  • Take Adams Street for 3 blocks
  • Turn right onto Delaware Ave./ DE-52
  • Follow either 10th or 11th St. east to Rodney Square

North on US-13

  • Follow US-13 North
  • US-13 North becomes S. Walnut St.
  • Follow S. Walnut St.
  • Turn left onto E. 10th St. to Rodney Square

East from Harrisburg/ Lancaster

  • Follow Newport/Gap Pike (DE-41) E to Lancaster Pike (DE-48)
  • Turn left onto DE 141
  • Take Kennett Pike (DE-52) South
  • Kennett Pike (DE-52) South becomes Pennsylvania Ave. (DE-52) South
  • Pennsylvania Avenue (DE-52) South becomes Delaware Ave. (DE-52) South
  • Follow either 10th or 11th Streets east to Rodney Square

Southeast from Kennett Square/ Greenville

  • Follow Kennett Pike/ DE 52 South
  • Kennett Pike (DE-52) South becomes Pennsylvania Ave. (DE-52) South
  • Pennsylvania Avenue (DE-52) South becomes Delaware Ave. (DE-52) South
  • Follow either 10th or 11th Streets east to Rodney Square

From South of I-495

  • Follow I-495 North
  • Take US-13 North
  • US-13 North becomes S. Walnut St.
  • Follow S. Walnut St. past the Wilmington Train Station
  • Turn left onto E. 10th St. to Rodney Square

From North of I-495

  • Follow I-495 South
  • Take US-13
  • US-13 North becomes S. Walnut St.
  • Follow S. Walnut St. past the Wilmington Train Station
  • Turn left onto E. 10th St. to Rodney Square