How far is Dover from Wilmington?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Dover and Wilmington is 40.63 miles (65.39 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 40.63 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 06 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Dover, Delaware to Wilmington, Delaware is: 51.63 miles (83.08 km) by car.

Driving from Dover to Wilmington will take approximately 00 hours 53 minutes.

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#1 Dover

City in and county seat of Kent County, Delaware, United States, and capital city of Delaware

Population 38166
GPS Coordinates 39°9'29"N 75°31'28"W
Latitude 39.1581700
Longitude -75.5243700
Altitude 9
Country United States
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#2 Wilmington

City in and county seat of New Castle County, Delaware, United States

Population 70166
GPS Coordinates 39°44'45"N 75°32'48"W
Latitude 39.7459500
Longitude -75.5465900
Altitude 28
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Dover and Wilmington

The distance between Dover and Wilmington is 83 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 55 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Dover and Wilmington. The current time is 06:37:10.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 43 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 17 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 01 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 51 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 44 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 41 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 38 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 6.9 liters (1.82 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Dover and Wilmington.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Dover to Wilmington is $5.75 (diesel $6.13).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.159 (Diesel $3.367) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 04, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Dover and Wilmington (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Bear, DE to Dover 39.57 miles (64 km)

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Driving distance from Camden, DE to Dover 3.83 miles (6 km)

Driving distance from Cheswold, DE to Dover 6.23 miles (10 km)

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Driving distance from Clayton, DE to Dover 15.77 miles (25 km)

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Driving distance from Elsmere, DE to Dover 51.01 miles (82 km)

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Driving distance from Felton, DE to Dover 11.67 miles (19 km)

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Driving distance from Georgetown, DE to Dover 36.66 miles (59 km)

Driving distance from Glasgow, DE to Dover 41.22 miles (66 km)

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Driving distance from Harrington, DE to Dover 17.49 miles (28 km)

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Driving distance from Middletown, DE to Dover 26.37 miles (42 km)

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Driving distance from Milford, DE to Dover 20.03 miles (32 km)

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Driving distance from New Castle, DE to Dover 44.55 miles (72 km)

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