Dover Downs Hotel, Casino, and Conference Center
1131 North DuPont Highway
Dover, DE 19901
Dover Downs is located on US Route 13 in Dover, Delaware, and is easily accessible from several major metropolitan areas. It is centrally located in the state of Delaware; by car, it is less than an hour both from the Delaware beaches and from Wilmington. Philadelphia is just over an hour away. Dover is less than a two-hour drive from Washington DC and Baltimore. Dover Downs has posted directions on their website for those who will be driving. Free self-parking is available on site to conference attendees.
Philadelphia International Airport is approximately 1 hour, 15 minutes away by car.
Baltimore-Washington International/Thurgood Marshall Airport is approximately 1 hour, 45 minutes away by car. Shuttle service is available to both airports through Delaware Express and SuperShuttle. Multiple car rental agencies are located in both airports.
Wilmington (DE) Train Station is an hour’s drive. The train station is served both by Amtrak and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Public Transportation Authority. Multiple car rental agencies are located at the Wilmington Train Station
Greyhound has daily direct bus service to Dover from Washington DC, Philadelphia, and New York City.
Public transportation in Dover is provided by the Delaware Authority for Regional Transit, which runs bus service throughout the state of Delaware. The Route 301 bus runs from the Wilmington train station to the Dover Transit Center, and the Route 112 bus runs from the Dover Transit Center to Dover Downs.
Service members, retirees, and their families who are able to fly Space Available may wish to investigate hops to Dover Air Force Base or to the Delaware Air National Guard base in New Castle.
Looking to ride with a fellow conference attendee? We’ve set up a Google document for registrants who are both looking for rides and travel companions. Email Georgeanna.Spagnolo@wesley.edu for access.