Bus from New York to Washington, DC

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Facts about the bus from New York to Washington, DC

Cheapest Bus $1.00
Fastest Bus 4h 0m
Earliest Bus 6:00 AM
Latest Bus 10:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes 2 Ø
Distance 202.3 miles
Bus Companies megabus US, OurBus, FlixBus, BestBus, Greyhound US, VA Express, Wanda Coach, Peter Pan Bus Lines, megabus, Coach USA, iLIKEBUS
Do you want to travel by bus from New York to Washington, DC?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from New York 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 megabus US, OurBus or FlixBus. 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 New York Washington, DC bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in New York 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 New York, and the most popular airport shuttles from Washington, DC.

The cheapest bus routes from New York to Washington, DC

Today
from $17.99
Tomorrow
from $15.00
01/30
from $21.99
01/31
from $24.99
02/01
from $17.99
02/02
from $17.99

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • megabus US
    6:00 AM
    New York, NY - W 34th
    Duration 4h 20m
    10:20 AM
    Washington, DC - Union Station
    from $1.00
  • OurBus
    3:00 PM
    New York, NY - Madison Ave between 26th and 27th
    Duration 4h 40m
    7:40 PM
    Washington, DC - Armory Metro
    from $15.00
  • FlixBus
    7:00 AM
    New York, NY - Allen St
    Duration 4h 45m
    11:45 AM
    Washington, DC - Renaissance Washington DC Downtown
    from $17.99
  • BestBus
    10:00 AM
    New York
    Duration 4h 0m
    2:00 PM
    Washington, DC
    from $24.99
  • Greyhound US
    10:00 PM
    New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Duration 5h 5m
    3:05 AM
    Washington, DC - Union Station
    from $28.00
  • VA Express
    9:30 AM
    New York, NY - Allen St & Delancey St
    Duration 4h 0m
    1:30 PM
    Washington, DC - Chinatown H St NW & 6th St NW
    from $30.00
  • Wanda Coach
    5:00 PM
    New York, NY - Allen St & Delancey St
    Duration 4h 0m
    9:00 PM
    Washington, DC - Chinatown H St NW & 6th St NW
    from $30.00
  • Peter Pan Bus Lines
    7:00 AM
    New York
    Duration 4h 20m
    11:20 AM
    Washington, DC
    from $33.00

The cheapest train connections from New York to Washington, DC

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • Amtrak
    6:02 AM
    New York
    Duration 3h 31m
    9:33 AM
    Washington, DC
    from $44.73
  • Amtrak
    6:19 AM
    New York
    Duration 3h 14m
    9:33 AM
    Washington, DC
    from $44.73
  • Amtrak
    7:17 AM
    New York
    Duration 3h 30m
    10:47 AM
    Washington, DC
    from $44.73
  • Amtrak
    7:39 AM
    New York
    Duration 3h 8m
    10:47 AM
    Washington, DC
    from $44.73

What are the cheapest buses from New York to Washington, DC you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route New York to Washington, DC but are currently out of service.
  • megabus
    1:00 AM
    New York, NY - W 34th
    Duration 5h 15m
    6:15 AM
    Washington, DC - Union Station
    from $1.00
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/13/2021
  • Coach USA
    3:30 AM
    New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
    Duration 4h 50m
    8:20 AM
    Washington, DC - Union Station
    from $29.99
    Temporarily not available: last found 05/17/2021
  • iLIKEBUS
    9:30 AM
    New York, NY - Allen St & Delancey St
    Duration 4h 0m
    1:30 PM
    Washington, DC - Chinatown H St NW & 6th St NW
    from $30.00
    Temporarily not available: last found 10/06/2021

Bus New York to Washington, DC: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from New York to Washington, DC and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by megabus at $1.00, whereas the quickest connection takes 4h 0m. 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 New York 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 New York to Washington, DC!

Bus stops in New York and Washington, DC

Stations
Washington, DC - 19th St + G St
G St NW 1905 , 20431  Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Armory Metro
19th St SE , 20003 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Chinatown H St NW
H St NW 715, 20001 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Chinatown H St NW & 6th St NW
H St NW 513, 20001 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Dupont Circle Station
20th St. NW 1525, 20036 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Eastern Market
Pennsylvania Ave SE 801, 20003 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Exxon New York Ave NE
New York Ave NE 2230 , 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Florida Ave
Florida Ave 1 , 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - L'Enfant Plaza outside McDonald's
C Street SW DC 400 C Street SW, Washington, DC 400 , 20024 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Metro Center
11th St NW 663 , 20004 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Renaissance Washington DC Downtown
9th St NW 999, 20001 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Shake Shack
F St NW 800 , 20004 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Union Station
H St NE 102, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Union Station Slip 29
H Street NE 99, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
Washington, DC - Union Station Slips 14 & 15
H Street NE 99, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)

FAQs about the bus route New York to Washington, DC

How much does a New York Washington, DC bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $1.00 and takes 5h 15m to reach Washington, DC. Compare offers to save money!

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

This route is offered by 11 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $1.00 and $39.00. 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 New York to Washington, DC each day?

Every day, the New York Washington, DC bus route is served by approximately 2 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

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

The fastest bus from New York to Washington, DC is offered by BestBus and takes 4h 0m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $24.99. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

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

The earliest bus arriving in Washington, DC from New York starts at 6:00 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 New York to Washington, DC?

The latest bus trip departing from New York for Washington, DC starts at 10:00 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 New York Washington, DC route?

When traveling by bus from New York to Washington, DC, passengers can travel with megabus US, OurBus and FlixBus. 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 New York to Washington, DC?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from New York to Washington, DC, CheckMyBus currently compares 2 direct bus connections with the following companies: BestBus, Greyhound US and Peter Pan Bus Lines

What can I take with me on the New York 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 New York 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 New York 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 New York to Washington, DC on your planned travel date.

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