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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from New York to Lorton. Traveling by bus from New York to Lorton usually takes around 4 hours and 30 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance220 mi (355 km)
Shortest duration4h 30m
Cheapest price€36.44
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceVamoose
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New York to Lorton

(Based on 10 ratings and reviews)

4.9

5.0

Lisa

2 May 2022- Solo travel

Vamoose

The drivers were very knowledgeable as to what route to take to avoid traffic. I was very impressed with this. I was scheduled for a 4:30 bus, and staff on the street helped me call and get a seat on the 1:30 bus, which got me home sooner. Very helpful staff on the co...

The drivers were very knowledgeable as to what route to take to avoid traffic. I was very impressed with this. I was scheduled for a 4:30 bus, and staff on the street helped me call and get a seat on the 1:30 bus, which got me home sooner. Very helpful staff on the corner.

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5.0

Ayyaz

29 November 2021- Visiting family

Vamoose

Pros: Peaceful calm bus ride very clean n comfortable. Cons: Tv’s need to work if they have them on the bus. Tips: No.

Pros: Peaceful calm bus ride very clean n comfortable. Cons: Tv’s need to work if they have them on the bus. Tips: No.

5.0

Marilyn

25 November 2021- Visiting family

Vamoose

Pros: First time riding the bus to Virginia and I absolutely loved the experience. I traveled with my mom and dad, they also had great things to say! Cons: Keep up the good work! Tips: Just be prepared for a nice and quiet ride to your destination.

Pros: First time riding the bus to Virginia and I absolutely loved the experience. I traveled with my mom and dad, they also had great things to say! Cons: Keep up the good work! Tips: Just be prepared for a nice and quiet ride to your destination.

5.0

Kelly

14 September 2021- Visiting family

Vamoose

Pros: Clean bus. Cons: Would've liked to arrive on time.

Pros: Clean bus. Cons: Would've liked to arrive on time.

4.0

Ishmael

12 February 2020- Solo travel

Vamoose

Pros: timeliness. Cons: none. Tips: get to pick up point on time.

Pros: timeliness. Cons: none. Tips: get to pick up point on time.

How much is a bus ticket from New York to Lorton?

Typically €43.46 is the average price you should expect to pay for a bus ticket to Lorton. Any tickets cheaper than €43.46 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

€56€37€19MayJun

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from New York to Lorton is expected to range from €37 to €53. If you are looking to travel to Lorton within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from €39. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are €37 and can be found on 7 June 2022.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in May. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just €41 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from New York to Lorton in November, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to €47 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

€70€56€42€28€143020100

Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 28 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save €8.65 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from New York to Lorton?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from New York to Lorton that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Vamoose usually offers more choice, with 3 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Vamoose34h 30m€42.45
Vamoose Gold14h 30m€60.78
  • Vamoose

    Vamoose

    Vamoose is a well-established bus line based in New York City and operates an average of 3 trips from New York to Lorton every day. WiFi and power outlets keep you connected and make the 4 hours and 30 minutes of the journey fly by. Most Vamoose trips from New York depart from 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St and arrive at Lorton VRE Station - 8990 Lorton Sta Blvd in Lorton.

  • Vamoose Gold

    Vamoose Gold

    Book Vamoose Gold from New York to Lorton from €55. There are 1 Vamoose Gold schedules from New York to Lorton and you can expect on average to pay for a Vamoose Gold ticket to Lorton. In New York, Vamoose Gold departs to Lorton from 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St and no other station. In Lorton, Vamoose Gold arrives at Lorton VRE Station - 8990 Lorton Sta Blvd and no other station.

    An average trip on Vamoose Gold from New York to Lorton takes 4 hours and 30 minutes .

    On weekends, Vamoose Gold offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Lorton.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to Lorton 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.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

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?

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 30 minutes to cover the 355 kilometers from New York to Lorton. 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?

"Because many passengers travel from New York to Lorton at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 12:00 and the last bus leaves at 17:00. To see the times for all buses from New York to Lorton, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Lorton each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Lorton every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from New York to Lorton without transferring.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in New York.

All bus stations in New York:

  • 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St

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