DART’s Independence Day Holiday Schedule

Independence Day, Monday, July 4, 2016 – DART First State services, both fixed route and paratransit, will not operate on Monday, July 4, 2016, with the exception of the Resort Transit Routes 201-208, its related paratransit service, and the Route 305 – Beach Connection. 

Resort Transit Routes 201-208 operate 7 days a week through September 11, 2016, serving Lewes, Rehoboth, Georgetown, Dewey, Bethany, Fenwick and Ocean City, MD.  The Route 305 – Beach Connection, serving Wilmington, Middletown and Dover to Rehoboth operates on Friday evenings, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays through September 5.  Bus stops include Wilmington Amtrak Station, Christiana Mall, Odessa Park & Ride on RT 299 in Middletown, Scarborough Park & Ride in Dover and the Rehoboth Park & Ride. 

SEPTA’s Wilmington/Newark Line will operate on its Major Holiday Schedule (same as Saturday/Sunday).  DART’s Transportation Store at the Wilmington Station will be closed.  Passengers are encouraged to purchase their train fares in advance.  The On-Board fare can also be paid on the train, and a credit for the difference can be received at a Philadelphia SEPTA ticket counter. 

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. 



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