Wildwood NJ Directions Directions from New York, Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Cape May / Lewes Ferry

Directions to Wildwood

Wildwood or bust!

Directions below are all points north, south and west. For southerly points, you can follow the directions from Wilmington or Philadelphia, or take the Cape May / Lewes Ferry from Lewes, Delaware, which is a very nice trip — about a 1.5 hour ride. It’s a great way to start off your vacatation. When you get off in Cape May, you can follow the directions below.

Note that exit 4B on the Garden State Parkway was exit 4A in 2016 (and vice versa). We’ve taken that into account here.

Philadelphia Area

Take NJ-42 South. Continue on Atlantic City Expressway East.37 Miles
Take exit 7S and merge onto the Garden State Parkway (NJ-47).34 Miles
Take exit 6 for North Wildwood or exit 4B for Wildwood and Wildwood Crest.
FROM EXIT 4B: Turn left on New Jersey Avenue for Wildwood and North Wildwood, or right on Atlantic Avenue for Wildwood and Wildwood Crest.
FROM EXIT 6:Merge onto NJ-147 East. Follow until the road becomes North Wildwood Blvd. At this point you are in North Wildwood. Continue (road turns into New Jersey Ave) to Wildwood, then Wildwood Crest.

New York Area

Start South on Route 95.
Take exit 11 for U.S 9 towards Woodbridge.2 Miles
Merge onto the Garden State Parkway. Follow signs for 117, 105/Asbury Park/South Jersey.126 Miles
Take exit 6 for North Wildwood or exit 4B for North Wildwood, Wildwood and Wildwood Crest.
FROM EXIT 4B: Turn left on New Jersey Avenue for Wildwood and North Wildwood, or right on Atlantic Avenue for Wildwood and Wildwood Crest.
FROM EXIT 6:Merge onto NJ-147 East. Follow until the road becomes North Wildwood Blvd. At this point you are in North Wildwood. Continue (road turns into New Jersey Ave) to Wildwood, then Wildwood Crest.

Wilmington Area

Start North on 495 South.
Follow signs for 295 North / Delaware Memorial Bridge.
Merge left to take Delaware Memorial Bridge, then take U.S 40 East exit towards Atlantic City.24.7 Miles
Take ramp on right to NJ-55 South20 Miles
Take road till end, then merge onto NJ-47 South2.8 Miles
Stay left to continue on NJ-347 South.8.6 Miles
Merge back onto NJ-47 South. Follow all the way into Wildwood via Rio Grande Avenue.20.5 Miles
Turn left on New Jersey Avenue for Wildwood and North Wildwood, or right on Atlantic Avenue for Wildwood and Wildwood Crest.

Cape May / Lewe’s Ferry Terminal via The Garden State Parkway

See the Cape May / Lewes Ferry website for scheduling information.
Take Arctic Ave to Lincoln Blvd. / Route 9 North.5 Miles
Follow Route 9 North to The Garden State Parkway North7.2 Miles
Take exit 4 to NJ-47 South towards Wildwood2.5 Miles
Turn left on New Jersey Avenue for Wildwood and North Wildwood, or right on Atlantic Avenue for Wildwood and Wildwood Crest.

Cape May / Lewes Ferry Video