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Journey Information

Arlington to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$39.00
Shortest Duration5h 10m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Arlington to New York right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Arlington to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $39.31 was the low point for bus fares from Arlington to New York. Buses from New York to Arlington are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $39.31 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 19 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $12.83 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 208 miles (334 kilometers) from Arlington, VA to New York, NY. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Because many passengers travel from Arlington to New York at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Arlington?

There is usually only one bus per day from Arlington to New York. It leaves the station in Arlington at 8:00am 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 buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Arlington to New York. 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.

What bus companies travel from Arlington to New York?

There is one bus company that operates from Arlington to New York. Vamoose is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Vamoose15h 10m$41.55

Where does the bus leave from in Arlington?

Most buses depart from the main station in Arlington, Virginia:

  • 1801 N Lynn St

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

All buses from Arlington arrive at one main station in New York, New York:

  • 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St

Price trends for buses from Arlington to New York

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15JulAug

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Arlington, VA to New York, NY
5.0
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Vamoose Gold report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
4.5
Value
5.0
Condition
4.5
Andre Mirza
5.0
February 26, 2020Couples trip
Pros
Smooth ride and easy to find the bus stopSmooth ride and easy to find the bus stop
Tips
Seat comfortabilitySeat comfortability
Karen
5.0
February 10, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
I'm sure that I have ridden Vamoose before, but this ride was exceptional. Thanks to Ms. Mendoza and her "staff," it was the most pleasant bus travel that I have experienced.I'm sure that I have ridden Vamoose before, but this ride was exceptional. Thanks to Ms. Mendoza and her "staff," it was the most pleasant bus travel that I have experienced.
Cons
I just hope that they can continue to keep such standards.I just hope that they can continue to keep such standards.

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Elizabeth
5.0
July 22, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
It was on time It was on time
Cons
The seats are not comfortable The seats are not comfortable
Tips
Yes I’ll recommend Yes I’ll recommend

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