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Chicago to Washington DC coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£72.67
Shortest Duration18h 0m
Trips per day6
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How to book cheap Chicago to Washington DC coach tickets?

The best way to get deals on coach tickets from Chicago to Washington is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average coach fares from Chicago to Washington were £89.07. By booking 12 days out, tickets are on average £11.06 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by coach from Chicago to Washington?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Washington by coach is at 12:00 on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 11:00 on Sunday is when the fewest number of coach tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the coach departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Chicago to Washington DC has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 coach trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Chicago to Washington, with an average of 6 trips per day and 121 monthly trips. One coach carrier currently travels from Chicago to Washington. Of the 6 trips there are 2 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Chicago to Washington DC starts at £64.77.

1 carriers offer Chicago to Washington coach trips


Book Greyhound from Chicago to Washington from £67.93. There are 6 Greyhound schedules from Chicago to Washington and you can expect on average to pay £97.85 for a Greyhound ticket to Washington. In Chicago, Greyhound departs to Washington from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and 1 other station. In Washington, Greyhound arrives at Union Station and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to Washington takes 18 hours and 51 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Washington in 18 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay £103.19 for a weekend getaway to Washington.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the coach line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have coach departures from Chicago. Most coach trips to Washington will depart from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
coach trips arrive in Washington at 1 stations, depending on which coach line you are travelling with. Union Station are the main coach stations in Washington for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Union Station