Buses from Washington DC to Atlantic City

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Washington DC - Atlantic City Bus Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Washington DC to Atlantic City. Traveling by bus from Washington DC to Atlantic City usually takes around 4 hours and 30 minutes, but the fastest OurBus bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 25 minutes.

Distance144 mi (231 km)
Shortest duration4h 25m
Cheapest price€28.36
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Washington to Atlantic City

(Based on 7 ratings and reviews)

4.4

5.0

Pamela

11 November 2019- Visiting friends

Greyhound

Pros: Wanderu, easy to use. Cons: I selected a non-stop trip. I don't believe it was an error by Wanderu, however the were 4 stops prior to my arrival at my destination. There were no bus changes, perhaps that is the reason?

Pros: Wanderu, easy to use. Cons: I selected a non-stop trip. I don't believe it was an error by Wanderu, however the were 4 stops prior to my arrival at my destination. There were no bus changes, perhaps that is the reason?

1.0

Anika

7 July 2019- Vacation

Greyhound

Pros: I like that I finally got my bag back from the terminal in Philadelphia, since it didn't make it with me to Atlantic City. Cons: By not loosing passengers bags and looking for them when someone calls to see where the bag is in transit. Tips: I guess never check y...

Pros: I like that I finally got my bag back from the terminal in Philadelphia, since it didn't make it with me to Atlantic City. Cons: By not loosing passengers bags and looking for them when someone calls to see where the bag is in transit. Tips: I guess never check your bag they might loose it.

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What bus companies travel from Washington DC to Atlantic City?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Washington DC to Atlantic City. OurBus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus24h 30m€28.36
  • OurBus

    OurBus

    OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from €28, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from Washington to Atlantic City if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Washington to Atlantic City during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Washington to Atlantic City?

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 30 minutes to cover the 231 kilometers from Washington DC to Atlantic City. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 25 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Atlantic City. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Washington DC?

The first bus leaves at 07:00 and the last bus leaves at 07:00. To see the times for all buses from Washington DC to Atlantic City, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Washington DC to Atlantic City. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Washington DC to Atlantic City; ticket prices start at €28.11.

City Information

Washington DC

Washington, DC is the capital of the United States, and as such, it offers many points of interest of governmental and historical value. DC is home to several iconic landmarks, including the White House where the U.S. president resides, the Capitol building that houses the meeting chambers of the Senate and the House of Representatives, and the National Mall, where you can stop by the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, and the World War II Memorial. One of the reasons Washington, DC is among the best destinations to visit with your family is because it is home to so many world-famous museums, including the Smithsonians – 16 museums scattered across the District, most of which are open every day of the week, and even better, every single one is free.

D.C. is not just about politics and museums, though. The city’s active nightlife fittingly ranks it among the biggest party hubs in the country. Head to the vibrant Dupont Circle neighborhood to check out some of the finest restaurants that the nation’s capital has to offer, and follow that up with a drink (or two) at one of the many bars in the area.

Nested between Virginia and Maryland, Washington, D.C. is a key transportation hub with three nearby airports and several bus and train stations.

Atlantic City

Atlantic City is a resort town located on the southeastern coast of New Jersey famous for its iconic boardwalk and numerous high-rise hotels and casinos. Dating all the way back to the 1800s, Atlantic City has established itself as one of the most popular gambling destinations on the East Coast of the United States.

Similar to Las Vegas, Atlantic City offers a rich variety of entertainment in addition to its many gambling houses ranging from sporting events to live performances by in-demand comedy and music acts. Many of the hotels in the area also offer first-class spa treatments and premium services for large parties of guests. As a result, Atlantic City has become a very popular destination for bachelor parties and bachelorette groups.

With its own airport and bus & train terminal, Atlantic City is easily accessible both by ground and air transportation, making it a breeze to plan a fun weekend with your friends.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Washington DC?

Main departure station: Stadium-Armory Metro Station

Most buses depart from the main station in Washington.

All bus stations in Washington DC:

  • Stadium-Armory Metro Station

Where does the bus arrive in Atlantic City?

Main arrival station: Caesars Casino - Bus Terminal Gate

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Atlantic City.

Bus stations in Atlantic City:

  • Caesars Casino - Bus Terminal Gate

  • 1133 Boardwalk

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