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Journey Information

Lorton to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$39.00
Shortest Duration5h 40m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Lorton 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 Lorton to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $39.42 was the low point for bus fares from Lorton to New York. Buses from New York to Lorton are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $39.42 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 28 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $9.98 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 220 miles (355 kilometers) from Lorton, VA to New York, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 hours and 40 minutes. 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 Lorton 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to New York, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Lorton?

There is usually only one bus per day from Lorton to New York. It leaves the station in Lorton at 6:00am 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 Lorton 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 Lorton to New York?

There is one bus company that operates from Lorton 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 50m$41.85

Where does the bus leave from in Lorton?

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

  • Lorton VRE Station - 8990 Lorton Sta Blvd

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

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

  • 7th Ave Corner of W 30th St

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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Lorton, VA to New York, NY
Based on 5 ratings and reviews

Based on 5 reviews
Users that traveled with Vamoose report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
November 29, 2019Solo travel
I had fun visiting NY
The seats on first bus was very stiff
This was a good way to get up to NY

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