Ship Bottom travel guide

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With a population of 1,135, Ship Bottom is a must-see destination in New Jersey, United States.

When to visit Ship Bottom

Ship Bottom in March
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ship Bottom in March
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Ship Bottom


Although Ship Bottom doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Atlantic City (ACY), which is located 40 km from Ship Bottom. The shortest flight to Ship Bottom from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 22h 17m.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Ship Bottom. The train journey from Ship Bottom to Philadelphia takes 1h 20m and costs around $16 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Wilmington, expect to pay about $16 for a 1h 48m trip.


Another option to get to Ship Bottom is to pick up a car hire from New York, which is about 125 km from Ship Bottom. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Avis, among others, in New York.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Ship Bottom, including OurBus, Peter Pan Bus Lines and Greyhound. From New Haven, the bus ride to Ship Bottom takes 153 km and will cost you around $20. From Philadelphia, the ticket costs about $31 for a journey of 177 km.

Airports near Ship Bottom

Airlines serving Ship Bottom

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Where to stay in Ship Bottom

Average rates range from around $625 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $777 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Ship Bottom

Hiring a car in Ship Bottom

Expect to pay $1.67 per litre in Ship Bottom (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.00 and $26.66.