DART extends daily Beach Bus Service on two routes through Sept. 24

September 12, 2017

DART's regular daily Beach Bus service ended Sept. 10; however, service is being extended on popular routes 201 and 208 through Sept. 24. The areas of Lewes, along the Route 1 corridor, Rehoboth Boardwalk, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island, and Ocean City, Md., are served by these bus routes that will continue to provide greater access to jobs, shopping and entertainment.

• 201 - Red Line provides service between DART's Lewes Park & Ride, located just south of Five Points, along Route 1 corridor to Tanger Outlets, Rehoboth Park & Ride and the Rehoboth Boardwalk, operating every 20 minutes from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Lewes Park & Ride offers free parking; Rehoboth Park & Ride parking is free during the extension.

• 208 - Blue Line operates between the Rehoboth Park & Ride, Dewey Beach, Indian River Inlet, Bethany Beach, South Bethany, Fenwick Island and Ocean City. Service operates every two hours from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., with free parking at the Rehoboth Park & Ride during the extension.

For the complete 201 and 208 schedules and bus stops, go to

"We're happy to offer an extension of the Beach Bus service to continue providing greater access to employment, and offering a low-cost, hassle-free transportation solution for visitors and residents alike," said John Sisson, CEO of Delaware Transit Corporation.

The Delaware Transit Corporation, a subsidiary of the Delaware Department of Transportation, operates DART First State. Real-Time Transit Information is available on the free DelDOT App (iOS and Android), as well as on DART's Trip Planner at For more information, call 1-800-652-DART.