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Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration4h 45m
Trips per day8
bus carriers3
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Overall score for Pittsburgh to Washington DC
4.6
Based on 7 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.5
Staff
3.0
Value
3.5
Condition
3.5
Marqia
5.0
November 27, 2019Visiting family
Pros
I was able to arrive home on time!
Cons
The seats were a bit stiff and there was not a sufficient amount of room for leg space.
Tips
Try to arrive at a decent time before boarding to avoid standing in a long line!
Erin
3.0
May 18, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I like that we left on time.
Cons
The cleanliness of the bus could definitely improve. There was a blanket sticking out from the seat in front of me that was clearly left behind and very dirty. I also didn't like that the power outlets on the bus were not working at all. I tried a bunch of them. That wa...More
Tips
Charge your devices thoroughly before you get on the bus. Banking that the outlets would work was clearly a mistake on my part.

Based on 5 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.0
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
Linda
4.0
September 29, 2019Vacation
Pros
The bus from DC to Pittsburgh had 2+ hour delay in route because of a horrendous accident. I was feeling rather disgruntled by the delay until we passed the scene of the accident and the condition of the vehicles. Horrible and sad. So then I thought what’s a delay comp...More
Cons
I was pleased. So much also depends on the other passengers. If they are loud or rowdy or disrespectful then it is unpleasant for all. This thankful wasn’t the case with either trip.
Tips
Be on time. There is overheard storage room.

How much does a bus ticket from Pittsburgh to Washington DC cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. were $24.08.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 27 days out, tickets are on average $17.52 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Pittsburgh to Washington DC?

The distance between Pittsburgh and Washington DC is approximately 189.80 miles, or 305.37 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 6 hours and 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 45 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Pittsburgh 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. Monday 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 Pittsburgh to Washington DC has the most daily schedules

On average there are 8 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Pittsburgh to Washington DC, with an average of 6 trips per day and 139 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers serve the route from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C.. Of the 8 trips there are 5 trips that are direct connections to Washington D.C..

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Pittsburgh to Washington DC starts at $43.00.

3 carriers offer Pittsburgh to Washington DC bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. from $19.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Pittsburgh to Washington DC and you can expect on average to pay $34.20 for a Greyhound ticket to Washington D.C.. In Pittsburgh, Greyhound departs to Washington D.C. from Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr, In Washington D.C., Greyhound arrives at Union Station and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. takes 7 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Washington D.C. in 4 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $37.94 for a weekend trip to Washington D.C..

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
7h 18m
Avg. Price
$34.20

Megabus

Book Megabus from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. from $1.00. Typically there is one Megabus schedule per day from Pittsburgh to Washington DC and you can expect on average to pay $32.48 for a Megabus ticket to Washington D.C.. In Pittsburgh, Megabus departs to Washington D.C. from 10th St and Penn Ave and one other station. In Washington D.C., Megabus arrives at Union Station,

An average trip on Megabus from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. takes 6 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Washington D.C. in 4 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $37.08 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Washington D.C..

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 16m
Avg. Price
$32.48

OurBus

Book OurBus from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. from $40.00. Typically there is one OurBus schedule per day from Pittsburgh to Washington DC and you can expect on average to pay $44.38 for a OurBus ticket to Washington D.C.. In Pittsburgh, OurBus departs to Washington D.C. from Across from CMU Alumni House, Forbes Rd, In Washington D.C., OurBus arrives at Union Station,

An average trip on OurBus from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. takes 4 hours and 54 minutes, while the fastest available OurBus trip will get you to Washington D.C. in 4 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, OurBus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $40.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Washington D.C..

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Free water
Avg. Time
4h 54m
Avg. Price
$44.38

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 4 stations that have bus departures from Pittsburgh. Most bus trips to Washington D.C. will depart from:
  • Pittsburgh Intermodal Station / Grant St Transportation Ctr
  • 10th St and Penn Ave
  • Penn Ave btwn 10th and 11th St
  • Across from CMU Alumni House, Forbes Rd
Bus trips arrive in Washington D.C. at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Washington D.C. for trips arriving from Pittsburgh:
  • Union Station
  • Dupont Cir CT Ave