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Raleigh to Washington DC bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$32.00
Shortest Duration5h 45m
Trips per day7
bus carriers1
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July 16, 2019Solo travel
First time taking the Greyhound bus from the past 10 years. Comfortable.
When we arrived from Raleigh to change buses, no one could tell us the status of the bus to DC. The bus arrived at Richmond just before 9 am when the DC bus was scheduled to depart on the ticket. We were told to wait at a gate and did so for 20 minutes. At 9:20 we were ...More
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How to book cheap Raleigh to Washington DC bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Raleigh to Washington D.C. is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Raleigh to Washington D.C. were $33.18. By booking 23 days out, tickets are on average $13.74 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Raleigh to Washington D.C.?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Raleigh to Washington DC by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Friday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Raleigh to Washington DC has the most daily schedules

On average there are 7 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Raleigh to Washington DC, with an average of 7 trips per day and 141 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Raleigh to Washington D.C.. Of the 7 trips there is one direct trip available per day.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Raleigh to Washington DC starts at $46.00.

1 carriers offer Raleigh to Washington DC bus trips


Book Greyhound from Raleigh to Washington D.C. from $32.00. There are 7 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Raleigh to Washington DC and you can expect on average to pay $39.93 for a Greyhound ticket to Washington D.C.. In Raleigh, Greyhound departs to Washington D.C. from Bus Terminal - 2210 Capital Blvd, In Washington D.C., Greyhound arrives at Union Station and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Raleigh to Washington D.C. takes 6 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Washington D.C. in 5 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $43.35 for a weekend trip to Washington D.C..

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Raleigh. Most bus trips to Washington D.C. will depart from Bus Terminal - 2210 Capital Blvd.
  • Bus Terminal - 2210 Capital Blvd
Bus trips arrive in Washington D.C. at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Union Station, Dupont Cir CT Ave are the main bus stations in Washington D.C. for trips arriving from Raleigh.
  • Union Station
  • Dupont Cir CT Ave