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Journey Information

There are 8 intercity buses per day from Arlington to New York. Traveling by bus from Arlington to New York usually takes around 4 hours and 59 minutes, but the fastest SprinterBus bus can make the trip in 4 hours,

Distance208 mi (334 km)
Shortest duration4h 0m
Cheapest price€19.23
Trips per day9
Most frequent serviceVamoose
Bus lines6

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Arlington to New York

(Based on 24 ratings and reviews)

4.9

5.0

Saroya

24 April 2022- Visiting family

SprinterBus

Pros: The driver was professional and courteous! The bus was very clean and comfortable. Cons: The time delay for our arrival was the only issue but that was due to an extreme volume of traffic. Tips: I would highly recommend using the SprinterBus services.

Pros: The driver was professional and courteous! The bus was very clean and comfortable. Cons: The time delay for our arrival was the only issue but that was due to an extreme volume of traffic. Tips: I would highly recommend using the SprinterBus services.

5.0

Elise L

17 April 2022- Visiting family

Vamoose

Pros: Bus was on time both ways. Cons: Seats could be farther apart.

Pros: Bus was on time both ways. Cons: Seats could be farther apart.

5.0

Jet

15 April 2022- Visiting friends

SprinterBus

Pros: It was not that bad of a trip and did not feel that long. Cons: If the bus is full then it can be cramped. Tips: Bring headphones and a pillow or something to sleep with.

Pros: It was not that bad of a trip and did not feel that long. Cons: If the bus is full then it can be cramped. Tips: Bring headphones and a pillow or something to sleep with.

4.0

Amy

4 April 2022- Vacation

Tripper Bus

Pros: Staff were really nice and helpful. I appreciated the enforcement of mask wearing. Excellent value. Cons: The wifi really sucks. It was so slow that it was like not having any at all. I wasn't even trying to stream or watch content, just checking email and st...

Pros: Staff were really nice and helpful. I appreciated the enforcement of mask wearing. Excellent value. Cons: The wifi really sucks. It was so slow that it was like not having any at all. I wasn't even trying to stream or watch content, just checking email and stuff.

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5.0

Elizabeth

25 March 2022- Visiting friends

SprinterBus

Pros: Friendly driver. Efficient ride, I was asleep for most of the trip. Cons: I wish there was a stop at a rest station during the trip because I hate using bus bathrooms.

Pros: Friendly driver. Efficient ride, I was asleep for most of the trip. Cons: I wish there was a stop at a rest station during the trip because I hate using bus bathrooms.

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

€34.07 is the average price of a bus ticket from Arlington to New York. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. 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

€43€29€14MayMay

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Arlington to New York is expected to range from €30 to €43. If you are looking to travel to New York within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from €30. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are €30 and can be found on 17 May 2022.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in February. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just €30 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Arlington to New York in October, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to €42 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

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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. Booking in advance is the best way to find cheap bus tickets.

What bus companies travel from Arlington to New York?

There are 6 bus lines from Arlington to New York available for you to search and book on Wanderu. With 3 daily trips, Vamoose usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US25h 0m€30.38
SprinterBus14h 0m€27.22
Tripper Bus24h 44m€43.80
Tripper Bus Elite14h 40m€59.53
Vamoose35h 11m€43.19
Vamoose Gold15h 11m€65.46
  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 2 trips per day from Arlington to New York, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • SprinterBus

    SprinterBus

    Sprinter Bus provides daily bus services between New York City, Hampton Road, and Dover Downs. Buses feature common amenities like WiFi and electrical outlets. Trips from Arlington to New York take about 4 hours and 0 minutes on Sprinter Bus, and most trips depart from Pentagon City Mall - 1100 S Hayes St in Arlington. Sprinter Bus is known for its affordable and reliable service in impeccably-maintained buses.

  • Tripper Bus

    Tripper Bus

    Tripper Bus is a bus service based in the New York City area, offering high-quality bus rides at affordable costs. The company provides intercity bus transportation between NYC and Arlington, VA, and Bethesda, MD. The service is famous for its cheap tickets, convenient travel times, and great amenities, including free WiFi, electrical outlets, and entertainment services. The carrier's buses pull up close to transit stops, making it extra convenient for you to move around.

  • Tripper Bus Elite

    Tripper Bus Elite

    Book Tripper Bus Elite from Arlington to New York from €58. There are 1 Tripper Bus Elite schedules from Arlington to New York and you can expect on average to pay for a Tripper Bus Elite ticket to New York. In Arlington, Tripper Bus Elite departs to New York from 1901 N Moore St and no other station. In New York, Tripper Bus Elite arrives at New York, NY - 254 W 31 St and no other station.

    An average trip on Tripper Bus Elite from Arlington to New York takes 4 hours and 40 minutes , while the fastest available Tripper Bus Elite trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Tripper Bus Elite offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

  • Vamoose

    Vamoose

    Vamoose is a well-established bus line based in New York City and operates an average of 3 trips from Arlington to New York every day. WiFi and power outlets keep you connected and make the 5 hours and 11 minutes of the journey fly by. Most Vamoose trips from Arlington depart from Rosslyn - Cosi Café and arrive at 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St in New York.

  • Vamoose Gold

    Vamoose Gold

    Book Vamoose Gold from Arlington to New York from €57. There are 1 Vamoose Gold schedules from Arlington to New York and you can expect on average to pay for a Vamoose Gold ticket to New York. In Arlington, Vamoose Gold departs to New York from Rosslyn - Cosi Café and no other station. In New York, Vamoose Gold arrives at 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St and no other station.

    An average trip on Vamoose Gold from Arlington to New York takes 5 hours and 11 minutes , while the fastest available Vamoose Gold trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 0 minutes .

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Arlington to New York 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 59 minutes to cover the 334 kilometers from Arlington to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours. 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 Arlington to New York 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 Arlington?

The first bus leaves at 06:00 and the last bus leaves at 14:00. To see the times for all buses from Arlington to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve New York each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Arlington to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 9 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Arlington

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Located just across the Potomac from Washington, D.C., Arlington is rich in cultural heritage and historical values. One of the most popular attractions in the city is the Arlington National Cemetery, where more than 400,000 soldiers have been laid to rest. The cemetery is also the home of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, which has been locked since 1937. Visiting the cemetery is free, and it’s one of the top free things to do in the DC area. For culturally inclined tourists, you might be interested in the Signature Theatre and their currently-screening shows. This award-winning theatre is a vibrant creative space where people are always striving for new ideas.

As a modern city, Arlington is full of exciting establishments that will cater to all your needs. If you wish to grab a cup of coffee for a wake-up call in the morning, Commonwealth Joe Coffee Roasters is a local favorite with over 14 years of experience. For the best pizza slices in town, check out Pupatella.

Bus service departs and arrives directly in Arlington, and you can head into neighboring Washington, D.C. or Alexandria to catch an Amtrak train. The Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is located just 4.2 miles from the center of Arlington.

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 Arlington?

Departure stations

Buses to New York leave from 3 stations in Arlington.

All bus stations in Arlington:

  • Rosslyn - Cosi Café

  • 1901 N Moore St

  • Pentagon City Mall - 1100 S Hayes St

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