Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach bus

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Washington DC - Rehoboth Beach Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach. Traveling by bus from Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach usually takes around 2 hours and 45 minutes, but the fastest BestBus bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance106 mi (171 km)
Shortest duration2h 30m
Cheapest price$49.99
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceBestBus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Washington to Rehoboth Beach

(Based on 6 ratings and reviews)




August 29, 2021- Visiting friends


Pros: Nice, smooth ride - no bouncing. Most comfortable bus seat I've been in. I must've dozed off, because when I woke up, we were over the Bay Bridge! Tips: If you're going to Rehoboth Beach, pack some tote bags, extra sunscreen and bug spray. Between the mosquitoes, spiders and biting flies, my legs are a red, itchy mess!!



June 21, 2019- Visiting friends


Pros: The staff was very friendly and helpful. I liked that they gave out water because I had forgotten mine. I was also pleased that I could reserve my return trip ticket which I found out I wouldn’t need after I booked it. I plan to take my mom on a short trip on your bus. Cons: According to the website when I booked the trip the time frame was depart DC at 6pm arrive in Rehoboth at 7:45. We didn’t arrive until 9pm. Tips: Good way to travel for short trips. I would definitely recommend to friends and family.



June 14, 2019- Solo travel


Pros: That I didn't have to drive. Cons: travel time. It takes at least 2 1/2 hours to get to the beach from Dupont Circle on a good day (i.e. leaving at a time other than rush hour). Add to that a stop at Union Station and the posted 2 hours 15 min. is just unrealistic.


Lay P

May 31, 2019- Visiting friends


Pros: I find the trip very comfortable. The bus is cleaned, the seats are spacious enough. The bathroom is also clean - thank you. Cons: Wish there are two instead of one bus every day (round trip from DC to Rehoboth beach). The hotel check out is 11am and the bus back is not till 745pm. Otherwise, I enjoyed the journey.

What bus companies travel from Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach. BestBus is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
BestBus12h 45m$49.99
  • BestBus is known for offering affordable bus tickets to destinations across the Northeast, including Washington and Rehoboth Beach, with 1 daily trips on average. BestBus is green-certified, offers free Wi-Fi and water onboard, and earned the #1 spot as a Students' Favorite and a Commuters’ Favorite in the 2022 Wanderu Passengers' Choice Awards.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 45 minutes to cover the 106 miles from Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. 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.

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

There is usually only one bus per day from Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach. It leaves the station in Washington DC at 8:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

There is usually only one bus per day from Washington DC to Rehoboth Beach. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

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, or join a food tour of Georgetown to get a taste of the area’s culture along with its cuisine.

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

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Washington DC?

Main departure station: Dupont Cir MA Ave

Washington has two bus stations with service to Rehoboth Beach.

All bus stations in Washington DC:

  • Dupont Cir MA Ave

  • Union Station

Where does the bus arrive in Rehoboth Beach?

Main arrival station: 219 Rehoboth Ave

All buses from Washington DC arrive at one main station in Rehoboth Beach.

All bus stations in Rehoboth Beach:

  • 219 Rehoboth Ave

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