Book Bus Tickets from

New York to Washington

Tue, Jan 24
$5
Wed, Jan 25
$5
Thu, Jan 26
$5
Fri, Jan 27
$19
Sat, Jan 28
$15
Sun, Jan 29
$22
Mon, Jan 30
$5
Tue, Jan 31
$5
Wed, Feb 1
$5
Thu, Feb 2
$5
Fri, Feb 3
$15
Sat, Feb 4
$15
Sun, Feb 5
$22
Mon, Feb 6
$5

Upcoming bus trips on Tue, Jan 24 See all

6:30am
4h 35m
11:05am
$19.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:30am
4h 15m
11:45am
$15.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:00am
4h 35m
12:35pm
$19.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:00am
4h 30m
1:30pm
$17.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:30am
4h
1:30pm
$17.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
9:30am
4h 35m
2:05pm
$19.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:00am
4h 30m
2:30pm
$20.00 BestBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:00am
4h 30m
2:30pm
$20.00 BestBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:00am
4h 30m
2:30pm
$20.00 Go Buses
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:20am
4h 55m
3:15pm
$23.00 Washington Deluxe
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:20am
5h 5m
3:25pm
$23.00 Washington Deluxe
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:00am
5h
4:00pm
$17.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:00am
4h 15m
3:15pm
$23.00 Washington Deluxe
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:00am
4h 25m
3:25pm
$23.00 Washington Deluxe
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:30am
4h 30m
4:00pm
$14.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
12:00pm
4h
4:00pm
$14.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
12:30pm
4h 15m
4:45pm
$12.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
1:00pm
4h 35m
5:35pm
$17.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
1:30pm
4h 30m
6:00pm
$14.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
2:00pm
4h
6:00pm
$14.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
2:00pm
5h
7:00pm
$15.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
3:30pm
4h 30m
8:00pm
$15.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
3:30pm
4h 40m
8:10pm
$17.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:00pm
4h
8:00pm
$15.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:00pm
4h 30m
8:30pm
$20.00 BestBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:00pm
4h 30m
8:30pm
$20.00 Go Buses
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
4:30pm
4h 45m
9:15pm
$17.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
5:30pm
4h 15m
9:45pm
$14.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
5:30pm
4h 50m
10:20pm
$19.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
5:30pm
4h 15m
9:45pm
$23.00 Washington Deluxe
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
5:30pm
4h 25m
9:55pm
$23.00 Washington Deluxe
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
6:30pm
4h 45m
11:15pm
$14.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:00pm
4h 45m
11:45pm
$17.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
7:15pm
4h
11:15pm
$14.00 BoltBus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
8:00pm
4h 40m
12:40am
$17.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
10:00pm
4h 25m
2:25am
$17.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US
11:30pm
4h 55m
4:25am
$21.00 Megabus
New York, NY, US
Washington, DC, US

Why book on Wanderu?

  • Lowest Prices
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  • The Most Options

Wanderu is the best way to find cheap travel from New York to Washington DC. Compare bus and train tickets in order to find a convenient time and low price. When booking your tickets with Wanderu, use the sorting features to help find tickets from your favorite bus carriers and to find the quickest route.

 

Book bus tickets from New York to Washington DC departing from 6th Avenue & 37th Street, Lexington between 39th and 40th Streets, West 34th St & 8th Ave, and arrive in Washington DC at Dupont Circle Station, Columbia Heights Metro Station, or Union Station. Regardless of the carrier you choose, you’ll love the ease and affordability of a short ride between these two cities!


Traveling from New York to Washington by bus.

How far is New York from Washington by bus?

On average a bus trip to Washington takes 4 hours and 31 minutes. BoltBus has the fastest advertised travel time of 4 hours to get from New York to Washington.

How many daily bus trips are there from New York to Washington?

On average there are 76 bus trips per day. Megabus has the most options for departures from New York to Washington, with an average of 23 trips per day, and 690 monthly trips.

When is the best time to buy a bus ticket from New York to Washington?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New York to Washington were $19.76. By booking 29 days out, tickets are, on average $6.22 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

 

What is the average cost of a bus trip from New York to Washington?

A bus trip between New York and Washington averages $26.04.

The cheapest day of the week to travel by bus from New York to Washington is Monday, when prices typically start at $5.00 for bus tickets on this route.

Generally, traveling on a Saturday will have the highest average price because of high demand. By booking early or comparing different lines and brands, you still may find a deal, with prices starting at $22.00.

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Washington by bus is at 10 pm on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out.

8 am on Friday is the least busiest bus schedule on this route. Traveling at this time you are most likely to be on a bus that has less passengers.

 

What is the main bus station in New York?

Seven stations have bus departures from New York. 314 W 31st St, 6th Ave btwn Grand and Watts, Corner of W 33rd St and 11th Ave, W 34th St and 11th Ave, Port Authority Bus Station, 202 West 36th St and 122 Allen St are the main bus stations for trips departing to Washington.

 

What is the main arriving bus station in Washington?

Bus trips arrive in Washington at two stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Union Station is the main bus station in Washington for trips arriving from New York.

 

Do bus carriers that serve the New York to Washington route offer WIFI and power outlets?

All bus lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets.

 


Our Travel Options

When reserving your trip with Wanderu, you'll find low prices on buses across the world! If you need to get to your destination in a hurry, then we have plenty of options. Reserve your seat on a train from New York to Washington and bypass traffic on the way to your next destination.


BoltBus serves major cities in the northeastern and northwestern US. It has new buses, outlets and extra legroom. What about $1 tickets? Yup! Those too! See the BoltBus Coupon guide.

Go Buses offers safe, quick, and affordable buses between Boston, Providence, and New York with service seven days a week.

On Wanderu, you'll find the best prices on Washington Deluxe bus tickets for your trip to New York or Washington D.C.

Megabus is an intercity bus service providing clean, and dependable rides to major cities in the USA. Heard about MegaBus $1 tickets? Read about them and Megabus discounts now.

Amtrak is USA's premier train carrier. Serving both the coasts as well as taking travelers from east to west and back, amtrak is both a convenient and comfortable way to travel.

BestBus, formerly DC2NY, operates from New York to Washington DC and Virginia. Stops are Dupont Circle and Union Station in DC, and in front of Penn Station in New York City.

Acela Express is Amtrak's premiere high speed service quickly shuttling passengers between Boston to Washington DC.

Greyhound Bus Lines and Peter Pan Bus combine efforts to serve routes all over Northeastern USA. The two companies cover destinations like Baltimore, Boston, NYC, Washington DC, and many more.