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San Francisco to Washington bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$217.31
Fastest time71h 0m
Trips per day4
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How to book cheap San Francisco to Washington DC bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from San Francisco to Washington is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Francisco to Washington were $217.31. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $91.99 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from San Francisco to Washington?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Francisco to Washington by bus is at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from San Francisco to Washington DC has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from San Francisco to Washington, with an average of 4 trips per day and 64 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Francisco to Washington. Of the 4 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from San Francisco to Washington DC starts at $247.98.

1 carriers offer San Francisco to Washington bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from San Francisco to Washington from $217.31. There are 4 Greyhound schedules from San Francisco to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $260.39 for a Greyhound ticket to Washington. In San Francisco, Greyhound departs to Washington from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St and no other station. In Washington, Greyhound arrives at Union Station and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from San Francisco to Washington takes 74 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Washington in 71 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $274.03 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

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Avg. Time
2h 18m
Avg. Price
$260.39

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from San Francisco. Most bus trips to Washington will depart from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St
Bus trips arrive in Washington at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Union Station are the main bus stations in Washington for trips arriving from San Francisco.
  • Union Station