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Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration4h 0m
Trips per day117
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How to book cheap New York to Washington DC bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from New York to Washington is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New York to Washington were $22.59. 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 by bus from New York to Washington?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Washington by bus is at 4:00 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 4:00 AM on Friday 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.

Greyhound from New York to Washington DC has the most daily schedules

On average there are 117 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from New York to Washington, with an average of 22 trips per day and 459 monthly trips. 12 bus carriers currently travel from New York to Washington. Of the 117 trips there are 114 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from New York to Washington DC starts at $49.00.

12 carriers offer New York to Washington bus trips

BoltBus

Book BoltBus from New York to Washington from $1.00. There are 11 BoltBus schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $25.23 for a BoltBus ticket to Washington. In New York, BoltBus departs to Washington from 11th Avenue and 36th Street and 1 other station. In Washington, BoltBus arrives at Union Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 15 trips per day and you could expect to pay $29.25 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 23m
Avg. Price
$25.23

BestBus

Book BestBus from New York to Washington from $20.00. There are 8 BestBus schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $32.60 for a BestBus ticket to Washington. In New York, BestBus departs to Washington from W 34th St and 9th Ave and no other station. In Washington, BestBus arrives at Dupont Cir and 1 other station.

An average trip on BestBus from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 13 minutes, while the fastest available BestBus trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, BestBus offers 12 trips per day and you could expect to pay $34.39 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Free water
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
USB power
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 13m
Avg. Price
$32.60

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from New York to Washington from $16.00. There are 22 Greyhound schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $28.67 for a Greyhound ticket to Washington. In New York, Greyhound departs to Washington from Port Authority Bus Station and 1 other station. In Washington, Greyhound arrives at Union Station and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 59 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 25 trips per day and you could expect to pay $35.58 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 59m
Avg. Price
$28.67

Go Buses

Book Go Buses from New York to Washington from $9.00. There are 6 Go Buses schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $18.34 for a Go Buses ticket to Washington. In New York, Go Buses departs to Washington from 30th St and 9th Ave and no other station. In Washington, Go Buses arrives at Market Park - 801 Pennsylvania Ave SE btwn 8th St SE & D St SE and 1 other station.

An average trip on Go Buses from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 4 minutes, while the fastest available Go Buses trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Go Buses offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $20.86 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Free water
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 4m
Avg. Price
$18.34

Megabus

Book Megabus from New York to Washington from $1.00. There are 20 Megabus schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $24.87 for a Megabus ticket to Washington. In New York, Megabus departs to Washington from W 34th St and 11th Ave and no other station. In Washington, Megabus arrives at Union Station and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 21 trips per day and you could expect to pay $30.46 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 23m
Avg. Price
$24.87

Peter Pan Lines

Book Peter Pan Lines from New York to Washington from $15.00. There are 8 Peter Pan Lines schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $22.75 for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to Washington. In New York, Peter Pan Lines departs to Washington from Port Authority Bus Station and no other station. In Washington, Peter Pan Lines arrives at Union Station and no other station.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 29 minutes, while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 9 trips per day and you could expect to pay $27.23 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Green certified
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 29m
Avg. Price
$22.75

BestBus Prime

Book BestBus Prime from New York to Washington from $35.00. There are 1 BestBus Prime schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $54.19 for a BestBus Prime ticket to Washington. In New York, BestBus Prime departs to Washington from W 34th St and 9th Ave and no other station. In Washington, BestBus Prime arrives at Dupont Cir and 1 other station.

An average trip on BestBus Prime from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 12 minutes, while the fastest available BestBus Prime trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, BestBus Prime offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $56.12 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Free water
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
USB power
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 12m
Avg. Price
$54.19

Eastern Bus

Book Eastern Bus from New York to Washington from $7.00. There are 21 Eastern Bus schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $22.91 for a Eastern Bus ticket to Washington. In New York, Eastern Bus departs to Washington from 28 Allen St - Chinatown and 2 other stations. In Washington, Eastern Bus arrives at Eastern Bus Station and no other station.

An average trip on Eastern Bus from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 46 minutes, while the fastest available Eastern Bus trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Eastern Bus offers 22 trips per day and you could expect to pay $25.21 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 46m
Avg. Price
$22.91

OurBus

Book OurBus from New York to Washington from $5.00. There are 4 OurBus schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $22.00 for a OurBus ticket to Washington. In New York, OurBus departs to Washington from 51 Madison Ave and 6 other stations. In Washington, OurBus arrives at Union Station and no other station.

An average trip on OurBus from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 37 minutes, while the fastest available OurBus trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, OurBus offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $24.96 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Free water
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 37m
Avg. Price
$22.00

Wanda Coach

Book Wanda Coach from New York to Washington from $22.00. There are 1 Wanda Coach schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $22.00 for a Wanda Coach ticket to Washington. In New York, Wanda Coach departs to Washington from 87 Division St and no other station. In Washington, Wanda Coach arrives at 513 H St NW and no other station.

An average trip on Wanda Coach from New York to Washington takes 5 hours and 0 minutes, while the fastest available Wanda Coach trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Wanda Coach offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $22.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
5h 0m
Avg. Price
$22.00

Washington Deluxe LUX

Book Washington Deluxe LUX from New York to Washington from $23.00. There are 2 Washington Deluxe LUX schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $41.48 for a Washington Deluxe LUX ticket to Washington. In New York, Washington Deluxe LUX departs to Washington from 202-230 West 36th St and no other station. In Washington, Washington Deluxe LUX arrives at Union Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Washington Deluxe LUX from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 20 minutes, while the fastest available Washington Deluxe LUX trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Washington Deluxe LUX offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $50.13 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 20m
Avg. Price
$41.48

Washington Deluxe

Book Washington Deluxe from New York to Washington from $23.00. There are 11 Washington Deluxe schedules from New York to Washington and you can expect on average to pay $29.45 for a Washington Deluxe ticket to Washington. In New York, Washington Deluxe departs to Washington from 202-230 West 36th St and 1 other station. In Washington, Washington Deluxe arrives at Dupont Cir and 1 other station.

An average trip on Washington Deluxe from New York to Washington takes 4 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available Washington Deluxe trip will get you to Washington in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Washington Deluxe offers 15 trips per day and you could expect to pay $31.90 for a weekend getaway trip to Washington.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 23m
Avg. Price
$29.45

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 15 stations that have bus departures from New York. Most bus trips to Washington will depart from Port Authority Bus Station, W 34th St and 11th Ave, 202-230 West 36th St, 28 Allen St - Chinatown, 7th Ave and W 33rd St - Bank of America, 11th Avenue and 36th Street, W 34th St and 9th Ave, 30th St and 9th Ave, GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway, 51 Madison Ave, 6th Ave btwn Grand and Watts, 122 Allen St, 87 Division St, Port Authority Bus Station, Gate 27, Port Authority Bus Station, Gate 23.
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • W 34th St and 11th Ave
  • 202-230 West 36th St
  • 28 Allen St - Chinatown
  • 7th Ave and W 33rd St - Bank of America
  • 11th Avenue and 36th Street
  • W 34th St and 9th Ave
  • 30th St and 9th Ave
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 51 Madison Ave
  • 6th Ave btwn Grand and Watts
  • 122 Allen St
  • 87 Division St
  • Port Authority Bus Station, Gate 27
  • Port Authority Bus Station, Gate 23
Bus trips arrive in Washington at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Union Station, Eastern Bus Station, Dupont Cir, Dupont Cir, l'Enfant Plaza, Market Park - 801 Pennsylvania Ave SE btwn 8th St SE & D St SE, 513 H St NW are the main bus stations in Washington for trips arriving from New York.
  • Union Station
  • Eastern Bus Station
  • Dupont Cir
  • Dupont Cir
  • l'Enfant Plaza
  • Market Park - 801 Pennsylvania Ave SE btwn 8th St SE & D St SE
  • 513 H St NW