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New York City to Atlantic City drive

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  New York City
 Long Branch
 Long Beach Island
 Ocean City (New Jersey)
   Atlantic City 
2 travelers   /   driving   /   1 day   /   no pets   /   no RV


New York City to Atlantic City road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from New York City to Atlantic City. If you're planning a road trip to Atlantic City, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between New York City and Atlantic City. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between New York City and Atlantic City. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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10:00 am  start in New York City
drive for about 1 hour

11:11 am  Long Branch
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:11 pm
drive for about 1 hour

1:14 pm  Long Beach Island
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:14 pm
drive for about 48 minutes

3:02 pm  Ocean City (New Jersey)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:02 pm
drive for about 24 minutes

4:26 pm  arrive in Atlantic City

driving ≈ 3.5 hours

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Enter a city to drive through on the way from New York City to Atlantic City.

Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is New York, New York.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?

Long Branch  (2 answers)

Long Beach Island  (3 mentions)

Ocean City (New Jersey)  (2 answers)

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Atlantic City, New Jersey.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

What are some things to do in Atlantic City?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Atlantic City. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Brenda from Queens asked:
Spa Deals  (2 answers)

profile  Marisa from Coos Bay, Oregon asked:
Would you recommend  (1 answer)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Atlantic City.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Atlantic City to New York City drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of New York City? Try searching for places within 2 hours of New York City.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from New York City to Atlantic City. Or get a full New York City to Atlantic City flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know New York City well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about New York City!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 126 miles
driving time of 2 hours, 6 minutes
589 New York City travel answers
2 Long Branch travel answers
2 Ocean City (New Jersey) travel answers
10 Atlantic City travel answers


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