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Transportation for Firefly Music Festival

How to get to the Firefly Music Festival

Delaware MapThe Firefly Music Festival is located within driving distance to major metropolitan areas and airports on the East Coast, including Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington D.C. and New York City. Frontier Airlines offers non-stop service to and from Delaware at the Wilmington Philadelphia Airport, which is about a 40-50 minute drive to the festival. On-site car rental service and taxis are available at the airport.

Travelers can take advantage of Amtrak service to Wilmington, Delaware as well as SEPTA and Greyhound bus line service. If you're traveling from or around south Jersey try the Cape May Lewes Ferry as a foot or vehicle passenger. If you need to stock up on personal items such as water bottles or sunscreen once you've arrived to Delaware, please Click here for shopping locations around the Firefly Music Festival. Parking at Firefly is free and takes place at the Dover International Speedway. 

Travel tip: Firefly fans should plan on arriving early and staying late to beat the crowd. Depending on the length of your drive, booking a hotel room may be advisable but, book early. If hotels in Dover are sold out, try searching for accommodations in the surrounding area for additional overnight options such as; Milford, Smyrna, Newark, Georgetown, etc. If you're traveling on Saturday or Sunday, please be aware that mid mornings and early afternoons are peak traffic times due to beach vacation rental chick ins.  

The Firefly Music Festival event planners and DelDOT will be monitoring traffic in and around the festival area. Motorists are advised to go to, www.deldot.gov for traffic related information or tune to WTMC-AM 1380 for up-to-date traffic conditions.

Directions: The GPS address is 1131 N. Dupont Highway Dover, DE 19901.

From Baltimore, Washington or Richmond via the Chesapeake Bay Bridge: Take US 50/301 across the bridge. Follow US 301 North to Maryland Route 302 (right turn at mile marker 102). Turn right on Maryland Route 454 at Templeville. Route 454 becomes Route 8 at the Delaware state line. In Dover, turn left on US 13 North. Dover International Speedway is approximately 2 miles on the right. Dover is approximately 50 miles from the Bay Bridge.

From South of the Chesapeake Bay via Chesapeake Bay Bridge: Take I-64 West to Richmond, then I-95 North to the Washington Beltway (I-495 North). Take I-495 North to Route 50/301. Take Route 50/301 East over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. Follow US 301 North to Maryland Route 302 (right turn at mile marker 102). Turn right Maryland Route 454 at Templeville. Route 454 becomes Route 8 at the Delaware state line. In Dover, turn left on US 13 North. Dover International Speedway is approximately 2 miles on the right. Dover is approximately 50 miles from the Bay Bridge.

From Areas South of the Chesapeake Bay via Bridge-Tunnel: At Norfolk, cross the Bridge-Tunnel and follow US 13 North all the way to Dover. Dover International Speedway is 2 miles North of downtown on the right. Dover is approximately 170 miles from the Bridge-Tunnel.

From Baltimore or Washington via Interstate 95: From I-695 (the Baltimore Beltway), take I-95 North 60 miles to Delaware Route 896. Go South on Route 896 approximately 20 miles to Route 1 South to Exit 104 (50 cent toll/exact change only at night). Turn left on US 13 South. Dover International Speedway is approximately 2 miles on your left. Dover is approximately 88 miles from Baltimore; approximately 97 miles from Washington, D.C.

From Areas Served by the Pennsylvania Turnpike: Take the turnpike East to the Valley Forge Exit, then US 202 South. Take I-95 South to I-495 South via Exit 11 towards Port of Wilmington/Baltimore. I-495S becomes I-95S. Merge onto DE 1 South via exit 4A towards Christiana/Mall Road (Portions toll). Follow Route 1 South to Exit 104 (50 cent toll/exact change only at night). Turn left on US 13 South. Dover International Speedway is approximately 2 miles on your left. Dover is approximately 75 miles from Center City Philadelphia.

From Philadelphia or Trenton: Take I-95 South to I-495 South via Exit 11 towards Port of Wilmington/Baltimore. I-495S becomes I-95S. Merge onto DE 1 South via exit 4A towards Christiana/Mall Road (Portions toll). Follow Route 1 South to Exit 104 (50 cent toll/exact change only at night). Turn left on US 13 South. Dover International Speedway is approximately 2 miles on your left. Dover is approximately 75 miles from Center City Philadelphia.

From New Jersey and New England: Take the New Jersey Turnpike South to Delaware Memorial Bridge. Cross the bridge and take US 13 South Exit. Follow US 13/Route 1 South. Take DE Route 1 South to Exit 104 (50 cent toll/exact change only at night). Turn left on US 13 South. Dover International Speedway is approximately 2 miles on your left. Dover is approximately 45 miles from Delaware Memorial Bridge.

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