Bus New York to Washington, DC and return

Cheap bus and train tickets for trips from Washington, DC to New York and return

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If you want to take a bus from New York to Washington, DC, then you've come to the right place. This route is served by 6 companies: Greyhound US, iLIKEBUS, megabus US, OurBus, GotoBus and Busbud. Usually, there are bus tickets available for around $1.00. The fastest bus will take you from Washington, DC to New York within 4 hr 19 min. Just click "Find Now" and see all available departure times!

New York to Washington, DC Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$1.00
Fastest Bus4 hr 20 min
Distance202.3 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus US, OurBus, GotoBus, Peter Pan Bus Lines, Greyhound US, Busbud, iLIKEBUS


  Bus New York - Washington, DC    202 mi
Ø Bus connections28 x
Savings-95%

The cheapest bus routes from New York to Washington, DC

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      9:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    29 Aug
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.82
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      9:30 AM
      2:30 PM
    15 May
    OurBusOurBus
    from $7.36
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      9:30 AM
      2:30 PM
    3 May
    OurBusOurBus
    from $7.36
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      11:00 PM
      3:30 AM
    2 May
    +1
    megabus US
    from $8.18
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      12:00 PM
      9:00 PM
    30 Apr
    GotoBus
    from $8.18
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      1:30 PM
      5:50 PM
    27 Jun
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $9.00
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      8:30 PM
      1:50 AM
    6 Jun
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $9.00
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      8:30 PM
      1:50 AM
    12 Jun
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $9.00
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      8:30 PM
      1:50 AM
    12 Sep
    +1
    Busbud
    from $9.00
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      8:30 PM
      1:50 AM
    20 Jun
    +1
    Busbud
    from $9.00
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      6:00 PM
      10:20 PM
    7 Aug
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $9.81
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      5:30 PM
      2:30 AM
    25 Apr
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $11.45
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      10:00 PM
      3:00 AM
    1 May
    +1
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $13.90
  • New York
    Washington, DC
      10:00 PM
      3:00 AM
    26 Apr
    +1
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $16.36


  Bus Washington, DC - New York    202 mi
Ø Bus connections28 x
Savings-94%

The cheapest bus routes from Washington, DC to New York

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      7:00 AM
      11:15 AM
    3 Sep
    megabus US
    from $0.82
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      11:00 PM
      3:40 AM
    16 Aug
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.82
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      9:00 PM
      1:40 AM
    25 Aug
    +1
    megabus US
    from $0.82
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      10:30 AM
      3:30 PM
    17 May
    OurBusOurBus
    from $7.36
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      10:30 AM
      3:30 PM
    3 May
    OurBusOurBus
    from $7.36
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      8:30 PM
      1:40 AM
    16 May
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $9.00
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      11:15 PM
      4:15 AM
    10 Jul
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      11:15 PM
      4:15 AM
    28 Aug
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $9.00
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      11:15 PM
      4:15 AM
    27 Jun
    +1
    Busbud
    from $9.00
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      11:15 PM
      4:15 AM
    11 Jul
    +1
    Busbud
    from $9.00
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      7:30 AM
      4:30 PM
    4 May
    GotoBus
    from $9.81
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      10:30 AM
      8:30 PM
    26 Apr
    GotoBus
    from $9.81
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      7:30 PM
      11:59 PM
    4 Jul
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $13.90
  • Washington, DC
    New York
      7:30 PM
      11:59 PM
    22 May
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $13.90


Current ticket prices

Low-cost travel is what you're after? Then you should definitely consider taking a bus since it's one of the least expensive means of transportation. To get even more bang for your buck, don't forget to compare rates because they tend to vary. Sometimes, you can save even more money simply by taking an earlier bus. On the route New York - Washington, DC, fares currently start from $1.00. Another thing to consider is the travel time: Greyhound US will get you to your destination in only 4 hr 19 min, while other companies take a bit longer.

Bus stops in New York and Washington, DC

  Stations
West 34th street 631, 10001 New York (USA)
8th Ave 625, 10018 New York (USA)
W 31st St 313, 10001 New York (USA)
8th Ave 625, 10018 New York (USA)
Warren St 27, 10007 New York (USA)
Pike St 2, 10002 New York (USA)
  Stations
Massachusetts Ave 50, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
Massachusetts Ave NE 30, 20002 Washington, DC (USA)
Union Station , 20001 Washington, DC (USA)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also the green way to travel thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, carriers have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to complimentary WiFi. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all carriers. For instance, complimentary WiFi can be found on board most buses operated by Greyhound US. That way you'll be able to surf the web while on the road.

A generous baggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's carriers. Your trip from Washington, DC to New York can become a lot easier if you do your research before you embark on your journey. Most carriers offering intercity buses from New York to Washington, DC, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or oversized baggage can usually be booked for an extra fee.

Take a look at the exact location of the stations in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current special offers for your New York – Washington, DC bus. The choice is yours - begin traveling smart now!

New York and Washington, DC: Useful Info

New York
8.18 Million
Washington, DC
0.60 Million
Taxi
$4.21
$4.99
New York
Washington, DC
A cab ride in New York is 16% cheaper than in Washington, DC.
Local buses
$2.75
$2.75
New York
Washington, DC
A bus fare in New York is 0% more expensive than in Washington, DC.
Beer
$6.00
$6.00
New York
Washington, DC
A large beer in New York is 0% more expensive than in Washington, DC.
Water
$2.15
$2.28
New York
Washington, DC
A bottle of water in New York is 6% cheaper than in Washington, DC.
Meal
$12.39
$14.02
New York
Washington, DC
A meal in New York is 12% cheaper than in Washington, DC.