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Chicago to Washington bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$81.00
Shortest Duration18h 0m
Trips per day5
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How to book cheap Chicago to Washington DC bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Chicago to Washington is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Chicago to Washington were $98.89. By booking 7 days out, tickets are on average $19.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Chicago to Washington?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Washington by bus is at 8:00 AM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 12:00 AM on Saturday 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.
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to Washington will depart from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in Washington at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Union Station are the main bus stations in Washington for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Union Station