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traveling from Washington to Philadelphia by bus

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration1h 0m
Trips per day24
bus carriers4
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Washington to Philadelphia?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Washington to Philadelphia is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Washington to Philadelphia were $15.96. By booking 0 days out, tickets are on average $0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Washington to Philadelphia?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Washington to Philadelphia by bus is at 7:00 AM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 4:00 PM on Thursday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily bus trips are there from Washington to Philadelphia?

On average there are 24 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Washington to Philadelphia, with an average of 11 trips per day and 223 monthly trips. 4 bus carriers currently travel from Washington to Philadelphia. Of the 24 trips there are 23 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Washington start at $39.00.

bus lines that run from Washington to Philadelphia

OurBus

OurBus operates, on average, 1 bus schedule(s) from Washington to Philadelphia. The average OurBus ticket to Philadelphia costs $18.24. Cheap OurBus tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $13.00. In Washington, OurBus departs from Union Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, OurBus arrives at University City -- Ludlow St and no other station.

An average trip on OurBus from Washington to Philadelphia takes 2 hours and 42 minutes, while the fastest available OurBus trip will get you to Philadelphia in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, OurBus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $18.29 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

OurBus
OurBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Free water
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 42m
Avg. Price
$18.24

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 10 bus schedule(s) from Washington to Philadelphia. The average Megabus ticket to Philadelphia costs $20.13. Cheap Megabus tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Washington, Megabus departs from Union Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Megabus arrives at 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Washington to Philadelphia takes 3 hours and 20 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Philadelphia in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 12 trips per day and you could expect to pay $25.53 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 20m
Avg. Price
$20.13

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 11 bus schedule(s) from Washington to Philadelphia. The average Greyhound ticket to Philadelphia costs $21.65. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $17.00. In Washington, Greyhound departs from Union Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Greyhound arrives at Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Washington to Philadelphia takes 3 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Philadelphia in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 11 trips per day and you could expect to pay $24.83 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 41m
Avg. Price
$21.65

BoltBus

BoltBus operates, on average, 2 bus schedule(s) from Washington to Philadelphia. The average BoltBus ticket to Philadelphia costs $23.88. Cheap BoltBus tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Washington, BoltBus departs from Union Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, BoltBus arrives at 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Washington to Philadelphia takes 3 hours and 21 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Philadelphia in 1 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $23.81 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

BoltBus
BoltBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 21m
Avg. Price
$23.88
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Washington. Most bus trips to Philadelphia will depart from Union Station.
  • Union Station
Bus trips arrive in Philadelphia at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd, Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St, University City -- Ludlow St are the main bus stations in Philadelphia for trips arriving from Washington.
  • 30th St Station - 3101 John F Kennedy Blvd
  • Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St
  • University City -- Ludlow St