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Tampa to Washington DC bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$90.85
Fastest time23h 20m
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How much does a bus ticket from Tampa to Washington DC cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Tampa to Washington D.C. were $115.87.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Tampa to Washington D.C. is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 21 days out, tickets are on average $101.39 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Tampa to Washington DC?

The distance between Tampa and Washington DC is approximately 819.04 miles, or 1317.79 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 24 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 23 hours and 20 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Tampa to Washington D.C.?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Tampa to Washington D.C. by bus is on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Thursday 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 Tampa to Washington DC has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Tampa to Washington D.C., with an average of 2 trips per day and 25 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Tampa to Washington D.C.. Of the 2 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Tampa to Washington DC starts at $150.11.

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Book Greyhound from Tampa to Washington D.C. from $90.85. There are 2 Greyhound schedules from Tampa to Washington D.C. and you can expect on average to pay $184.41 for a Greyhound ticket to Washington D.C.. In Tampa, Greyhound departs to Washington D.C. from Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St and no other station. In Washington D.C., Greyhound arrives at Union Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Tampa to Washington D.C. takes 24 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Washington D.C. in 23 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $197.57 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington D.C..

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Tampa. Most bus trips to Washington D.C. will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St
Bus trips arrive in Washington D.C. at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Washington D.C. for trips arriving from Tampa:
  • Union Station
  • Dupont Cir CT Ave