DART Memorial Day Bus Service Schedule
DART's Schedule for Memorial Day, May 29, 2017
Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2017 - ; DART First State services, both fixed route and paratransit, will not operate on Monday, May 29, 2017, with the exception of the Beach Bus services, its related paratransit service, and the Route 305 - Beach Connection.
The Beach Bus services operate frequent buses on seven routes serving the NEW Lewes Park & Ride, Rehoboth Beach and the Boardwalk, Lewes, Long Neck, Dewey Beach, Ruddertowne, Bethany Beach, South Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island, and Ocean City, MD. The service operates 7 days a week from approximately 7 AM to 2 AM, with more frequency than ever before. All buses are air-conditioned, ADA accessible and equipped with bike racks. The fare is $2 per trip; Daily Pass is $4.20; and new 7-Day Pass is just $18.
DART's 305 Beach Connection starts on Friday, May 26, providing a relaxing ride from Wilmington to Rehoboth Beach on Friday nights, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays through September 4. The fares have been reduced to $2 per zone, making it a much more economical ride. Now, the one-way cash fare is $10 from Wilmington, $8 from Middletown and $6 from Dover. Riders are encouraged to buy a 3-Zone Anywhere pass for $12.60, which can also be used on all Beach Bus services, once at either of the Park & Rides.
A NEW Park & Ride at Lewes Transit Center is now open on DE Route 1, just south of U.S. 9 near Five Points, offering free parking. In addition to the new Lewes Park & Ride, DART continues to offer Beach Bus service from the Rehoboth Park & Ride. The parking fee is $10/vehicle and includes up to 4 Daily Passes.
DART's Real-Time bus information is available on the DelDOT mobile app. Riders can select any bus stop and receive bus arrival times and live updates to plan their trip right down to the minute.
SEPTA's Wilmington/Newark Line will not operate train service due to track construction; however, DART will provide substitute bus service. See Schedule here.
The Delaware Transit Corporation, a subsidiary of the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT), operates DART First State. For information on fixed route bus services statewide, please call 1-800-652-DART or visit www.DartFirstState.com.