Bus from Chicago to Washington, DC

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Facts about the bus from Chicago to Washington, DC

Cheapest Bus$57.00
Fastest Bus20h 45m
Earliest Bus10:20 AM
Latest Bus10:50 PM
Daily Bus Routes12 Ø
Distance595.9 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound US
Do you want to travel by bus from Chicago to Washington, DC?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Chicago and arriving in Washington, DC and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as Greyhound US. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Chicago Washington, DC bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Chicago and Washington, DC which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Washington, DC, alternative destinations from Chicago, and the most popular airport shuttles from Washington, DC.

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to Washington, DC

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  • Greyhound US
    11:00 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 10h 50m
    9:50 PM
    Washington, DC
    from$57.00
  • Greyhound US
    11:00 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 20h 45m
    7:45 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$57.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:40 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 9h 30m
    8:10 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$57.00
  • Greyhound US
    11:00 AM
    Chicago, IL - 95th & Dan Ryan
    Duration 21h 20m
    8:20 AM
    Washington, DC - Union Station
    from$57.00
  • Greyhound US
    11:00 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 22h 20m
    9:20 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$61.00
  • Greyhound US
    11:00 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 23h 40m
    10:40 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$62.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 23h 0m
    9:20 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$63.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 0h 20m
    10:40 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$63.00
  • Greyhound US
    11:00 AM
    Chicago, IL - 95th & Dan Ryan
    Duration 21h 10m
    8:10 AM
    Washington, DC - Union Station
    from$66.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 21h 25m
    7:45 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$94.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Chicago
    Duration 20h 10m
    6:30 AM
    Washington, DC
    from$94.00
  • Greyhound US
    10:50 PM
    Chicago
    Duration 16h 40m
    3:30 PM
    Washington, DC
    from$109.00

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Bus Chicago to Washington, DC: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Chicago to Washington, DC and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Greyhound US at $57.00, whereas the quickest connection takes 20h 45m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Chicago Washington, DC bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Chicago to Washington, DC!

Bus stops in Chicago and Washington, DC

Stations
G St NW 1905 , 20431  Washington, DC (USA)
19th St SE , 20003 Washington, DC (USA)
H St NW 715, 20001 Washington, DC (USA)
H St NW 513, 20001 Washington, DC (USA)
20th St. NW 1525, 20036 Washington, DC (USA)
Pennsylvania Ave SE 801, 20003 Washington, DC (USA)
New York Ave NE 2230 , 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
Florida Ave 1 , 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
C Street SW DC 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 400 , 20024 Washington, DC (USA)
11th St NW 663 , 20004 Washington, DC (USA)
9th St NW 999, 20001 Washington, DC (USA)
F St NW 800 , 20004 Washington, DC (USA)
H St NE 102, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
H Street NE 99, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
H Street NE 99, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)

FAQs about the bus route Chicago to Washington, DC

How much does a Chicago Washington, DC bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $57.00 and takes 34h 50m to reach Washington, DC. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Chicago to Washington, DC?

This route is offered by 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $57.00 and $109.00. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Washington, DC.

On average, how many connections are available from Chicago to Washington, DC each day?

Every day, the Chicago Washington, DC bus route is served by approximately 12 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Chicago to Washington, DC take?

The fastest bus from Chicago to Washington, DC is offered by Greyhound US and takes 20h 45m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $57.00. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Chicago to Washington, DC?

The earliest bus arriving in Washington, DC from Chicago starts at 10:20 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Chicago to Washington, DC?

The latest bus trip departing from Chicago for Washington, DC starts at 10:50 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Chicago Washington, DC route?

When traveling by bus from Chicago to Washington, DC, passengers can travel with Greyhound US. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Chicago to Washington, DC?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Chicago to Washington, DC, CheckMyBus currently compares 30 direct bus connections with the following companies: Greyhound US

What can I take with me on the Chicago to Washington, DC bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Chicago Washington, DC bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Chicago Washington, DC bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Chicago to Washington, DC on your planned travel date.

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