Book Bus Tickets from

Philadelphia to Washington

Tue, Jan 24
$13
Wed, Jan 25
$9
Thu, Jan 26
$11
Fri, Jan 27
$15
Sat, Jan 28
$15
Sun, Jan 29
$16
Mon, Jan 30
$12
Tue, Jan 31
$5
Wed, Feb 1
$5
Thu, Feb 2
$5
Fri, Feb 3
$15
Sat, Feb 4
$5
Sun, Feb 5
$16
Mon, Feb 6
$5

Upcoming bus trips on Tue, Jan 24 See all

3:15pm
4h 10m
7:25pm
$15.50 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
3:15pm
4h 5m
7:20pm
$13.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:30pm
3h 35m
8:05pm
$18.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:00pm
3h 10m
9:10pm
$15.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:00pm
3h 10m
11:10pm
$17.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:30pm
3h 10m
12:40am
$15.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:50pm
3h 45m
1:35am
$17.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US

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Wanderu is your cheap travel solution for booking Philadelphia to Washington bus tickets. With Wanderu you can compare all the bus schedules to Washington by price, travel time, and other unique sorting capabilities. Book now, and you can get from Philadelphia to Washington in no time at all on bus lines that include Megabus, Greyhound Bus Lines, Amtrak Train. Depart Philadelphia from N Phil - 2900 N Broad St, 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St and arrive in Washington at Dupont Cir, Columbia Heights Metro Station, Union Station. Wanderu aggregates trips from the most trusted and popular bus and train carriers in the country to bring you hundreds of options at the click of a mouse.

Traveling from Philadelphia to Washington by bus.

How far is Philadelphia from Washington by bus?

On a bus the trip will take you on average 3 hours and 21 minutes for the journey from Philadelphia to Washington. The fastest advertised travel time of 3 hours and 4 minutes to get you from Philadelphia to Washington are on trips provided by Megabus.

 

How many daily bus trips are there from Philadelphia to Washington?

There are 18 bus trips per day, on average, to Washington from Philadelphia for you to choose from. Megabus has more trips on this route than any other bus line. They offer an average of None trips per day, and 300 per month.

 

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

$18.70 is the average price for a bus trip from Philadelphia to Washington.

 

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

You can find the cheapest bus ticket prices from Philadelphia to Washington by booking at least 30 days before departure. The lowest average price in the past month on this route was $6.78, which is a $11.56 savings over last minute tickets.

Monday is the cheapest day of the week for you to travel from Philadelphia to Washington by bus. On this route, the lowest average bus ticket price for a Monday is $1.00.

The most expensive day for traveling from Philadelphia to Washington is Saturday. Because Saturday is a popular travel day for this route, your best chance of getting a fare close to $14.50 is by booking early and comparing your options for departure times, if possible.

3 pm on Saturday is the busiest time of the week for bus travel from Philadelphia to Washington. If you are planning to travel around 3 pm on Saturday be sure that you book your tickets as early as possible, as they may sell out. If your travel plans are flexible, bus trips around 6 pm on Monday is when the least number of people travel and youíre most likely to have a less crowded bus trip.

 

What is the main bus station in Philadelphia?

You can depart from two stations for bus trips to Washington from Philadelphia. Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St and 30th St Station - 2955 Market St are the main bus stations for your trip departing to Washington.

 

What is the main arriving bus station in Washington?

There is one station in Washington for bus trips originating in Philadelphia. The arrival station can vary based on which bus line you are traveling with. For trips from Philadelphia, Union Station is the main bus station where most of the bus schedules arrive.

 

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

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


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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.

Greyhound Bus Lines is the largest bus carrier in the US. Spanning all the way from the East Coast to the West Coast, they cover over 1000 cities all over the United States.

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.

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