Official Website
for the City of
Atlantic City

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Links and Information for those Visiting Atlantic City

Getting to Atlantic City is fast and easy.  Use Google Maps to find specific directions or use Map Quest.  Here are the basics:

From Philadelphia and West

Exit the Pennsylvania Turnpike at Valley Forge, Exit 24, onto Schuylkill Expressway (Route 76 East) through Philadelphia to the Walt Whitman Bridge. Route 42 south to Atlantic City Expressway east into Atlantic City.

From Center City Philadelphia

Vine St expressway to Ben Franklin Bridge. Route 676 to Route 42 south to Atlantic City Expressway then expressway east into Atlantic City.

From New York and North

Major Interstate Highways connect with the Garden State Parkway South. Follow Garden State Parkway South to Exit 38 (Atlantic City Expressway). Atlantic City Expressway into Atlantic City.

From Baltimore, Washington & South

Take I-95 to the New Jersey Turnpike. North to Exit 3 Route 168 south to N/S Freeway (Route 42) to the Atlantic City Expressway. Atlantic City Expressway into Atlantic City.

From Norfolk, VA & South

Follow Route 13 and Route 9 to Cape May-Lewes Ferry, then take Garden State Parkway North to Exit 38 (Atlantic City Expressway) into Atlantic City.

Approximate Mileage From

- Philadelphia: 55 miles
- New York: 132 miles
- Newark, NJ: 110 miles
- Washington, DC: 173 miles
- Baltimore: 168 miles
- Boston: 328 miles
- Pittsburgh: 354 miles

Rail Service

The NJTransit Rail Terminal is conveniently located within the Convention Center and connects Atlantic City to Philadelphia at 30th Street Station and Amtrak's Northeast corridor lines. For more information, call 1-800-ACTRAIN, or visit their website at

Air Service

Atlantic City International Airport (ACIA) is an easy 20-minute drive from Atlantic City. Scheduled carriers servicing ACIA include Spirit Airlines (1-800-772-7117) and Delta Airlines (1-800-221-1212). Philadelphia International Airport is about 60 minutes away. For more information about Atlantic City International Airport, visit