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Washington DC-Boston Coach Timetable
Washington DC to Boston coach - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||9h 20m|
|Trips per day||4|
Washington DC to Boston Route Map
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there a luxury bus from DC to Boston?
Does Megabus go to Boston from Washington, DC?
Is there a train from Washington, DC to Boston?
Is it safe to travel by coach from Washington to Boston right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a coach ticket from Washington DC to Boston?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £31.91 was the low point for coach fares from Washington to Boston. Coaches from Boston to Washington DC are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £31.91 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 17 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £12.19 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the coach ride?
The coach usually takes around 10 hours and 4 minutes to cover the 394 miles (634 kilometers) from Washington, DC to Boston, MA. However, the fastest coach only takes 9 hours and 20 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from Washington DC to Boston for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Boston, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Washington DC?
The first coach leaves at 03:00 and the last coach leaves at 11:00. To see the times for all coaches from Washington DC to Boston, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many coaches are there each day?
There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from Washington DC to Boston every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which coach you take, you will have to transfer coaches at least once during your journey.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Washington DC to Boston; ticket prices start at £38.45.
What coach companies travel from Washington DC to Boston?
Where does the coach leave from in Washington DC?
Most coaches depart from the main station in Washington, District of Columbia:
- Union Station
Where does the coach arrive in Boston?
All coaches from Washington DC arrive at one main station in Boston, Massachusetts:
- South Station Bus Terminal
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