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Journey Information

Cleveland, OH to Washington DC coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£27.46
Shortest Duration9h 35m
Trips per day2
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Cleveland to Washington 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 Cleveland to Washington DC?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £29.62 was the low point for coach fares from Cleveland to Washington. Coaches from Washington DC to Cleveland are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £29.62 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 11 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £31.32 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 11 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 304 miles (489 kilometers) from Cleveland, OH to Washington, DC. However, the fastest coach only takes 9 hours and 35 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 Cleveland to Washington DC 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, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Cleveland?

The first coach leaves at 04:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Cleveland to Washington DC, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Cleveland to Washington DC. One coach is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting coach at any point.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Cleveland, OH to Washington DC; ticket prices start at £45.51.

What coach companies travel from Cleveland to Washington DC?

There is one coach company that operates from Cleveland to Washington DC. Greyhound is the one coach line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound211h 15m£43.71

Where does the coach leave from in Cleveland?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Cleveland, Ohio:

  • Bus Terminal - 1465 Chester Ave

Where does the coach arrive in Washington DC?

All coaches from Cleveland arrive at one main station in Washington, District of Columbia:

  • Union Station

Price trends for coaches from Cleveland to Washington DC

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Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Cleveland, OH to Washington, DC
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
2 August 2019Visiting friends
Comfortable seats, efficient travel, great price. Comfortable seats, efficient travel, great price.
Some Greyhound policy and practice aren't really clear.Some Greyhound policy and practice aren't really clear.
Food and water are expensive, would recommend packing a lunch. Eat during layovers and stops, don't eat on the bus! Food and water are expensive, would recommend packing a lunch. Eat during layovers and stops, don't eat on the bus!

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