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Buses from Ocean City to Washington DC

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Ocean City - Washington DC Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Ocean City to Washington DC. Traveling by bus from Ocean City to Washington DC usually takes around 3 hours and 9 minutes, but the fastest OurBus bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance113 mi (181 km)
Shortest duration2h 50m
Cheapest price$40.00
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Ocean City to Washington

(Based on 3 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Mike

July 29, 2019- Solo travel

OurBus

Pros: I was stuck in Ocean City and really appreciated your bus service to Washington, DC. Thanks! Cons: WIFI didn't work, but I didn't ask if one of the locked networks were available. Tips: Be at the stop 15 min early.

Pros: I was stuck in Ocean City and really appreciated your bus service to Washington, DC. Thanks! Cons: WIFI didn't work, but I didn't ask if one of the locked networks were available. Tips: Be at the stop 15 min early.

What bus companies travel from Ocean City to Washington DC?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Ocean City to Washington DC. OurBus 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
OurBus13h 9m$40.00
  • OurBus

    OurBus

    OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from $40, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from Ocean City to Washington if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Ocean City to Washington 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 from Ocean City to Washington?

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 9 minutes to cover the 113 miles from Ocean City to Washington DC. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 50 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.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Ocean City?

There is usually only one bus per day from Ocean City to Washington DC. It leaves the station in Ocean City at 5:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many bus departures serve Washington DC each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Ocean City to Washington DC. 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.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Ocean City to Washington DC; ticket prices start at $119.50.

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, and follow that up with a drink (or two) at one of the many bars in the area.

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 Ocean City?

Main departure station: Coastal Hwy & 59th St

Most buses depart from the main station in Ocean City.

All bus stations in Ocean City:

  • Coastal Hwy & 59th St

Where does the bus arrive in Washington DC?

Washington, DC - Union Station - DCAUST-0

Main arrival station: Union Station

Opened more than 100 years ago in 1907, Union Station is the largest transportation hub in Washington, D.C. with almost 5 million travelers passing through it every year. As the official headquarters of Amtrak, Union Station is the main train station in the U.S. capital. It is also a major hub for intercity bus travel, serving as the main bus station in D.C. for a number of carriers, including Greyhound, BoltBus, Peter Pan Bus Lines and OurBus. Union Station offers easy transit connections to places all over D.C. with dedicated stops for the city’s metro, bus and streetcar services, as well as commuter rail for travelers to and from the surrounding areas. Additionally, with a full blown shopping mall on the premises, Union Station is also among the most popular shopping destinations in the nation's capital.

All bus stations in Washington DC:

  • Union Station

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