Book bus Tickets from

Philadelphia to Washington

Bus only Train only
Wed, Oct 18
$17
Thu, Oct 19
$18
Fri, Oct 20
$23
Sat, Oct 21
$21
Sun, Oct 22
$19
Mon, Oct 23
$12
Tue, Oct 24
$10
Wed, Oct 25
$5
Thu, Oct 26
$5
Fri, Oct 27
$20
Sat, Oct 28
$19
Sun, Oct 29
$19
Mon, Oct 30
$5
Tue, Oct 31
$1

Upcoming bus trips on Thu, Oct 19 See all

3:20am
3h 15m
6:35am
$18.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
5:45am
3h 40m
9:25am
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:45am
3h 20m
10:05am
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
7:30am
3h 30m
11:00am
$19.50 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:30am
2h 50m
11:20am
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:40am
3h 35m
1:15pm
$19.50 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
10:30am
3h
1:30pm
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
11:30am
3h 30m
3:00pm
$21.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
11:30am
3h 20m
2:50pm
$21.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
12:00pm
3h 10m
3:10pm
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
1:05pm
3h 30m
4:35pm
$21.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
1:35pm
3h 30m
5:05pm
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
3:15pm
4h 10m
7:25pm
$18.50 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:15pm
3h 45m
8:00pm
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
4:30pm
3h 35m
8:05pm
$22.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
5:30pm
3h 25m
8:55pm
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
6:30pm
3h 10m
9:40pm
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
8:00pm
3h 10m
11:10pm
$23.50 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:20pm
3h
12:20am
$19.00 Megabus
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US
9:50pm
3h 45m
1:35am
$22.00 Greyhound
Philadelphia, PA, US
Washington, DC, US

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TRAVELING FROM Philadelphia TO Washington BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$20

FASTEST TIME

1h 55m

TRIPS PER DAY

18

bus CARRIERS

2

How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Philadelphia to Washington?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap bus tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest bus ticket from Philadelphia to Washington. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from Philadelphia to Washington has been $14MX$264CA$18€12£11kn90Kč308zł51CHF14. By booking 24 days in advance, tickets are typically $11MX$202CA$13€9£8kn69Kč235zł39CHF11 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Philadelphia to Washington?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Washington from Philadelphia by bus is at 7am on Saturday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

5pm on Friday is when the least number of people travel by bus on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded bus.

BUSIEST ON

Sat

LEAST BUSY ON

Fri

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

18

DIRECT TRIPS

17

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

1am

LATEST DEPARTURE

10pm

On average, there are 18 bus trips from Philadelphia to Washington every day. Megabus schedules have the most departures from Philadelphia to Washington, with an average of 9 trips per day, and 190 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Philadelphia to Washington train schedules.

Bus lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets. Amtrak Acela offers upscale service amenities, including beverage and meal service to make your trip more pleasant.

How long is the bus ride from Philadelphia to Washington? On average, a bus trip from Philadelphia to Washington takes 3h 18m to make the 123.3 mi - 198.4 km journey. Megabus has the fastest advertised travel time of 2h 55m to get from Philadelphia to Washington.

Bus lines that run from Philadelphia to Washington

Getting from Philadelphia to Washington by Megabus:

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.

Avg. time 3h 7m
Avg. price $18
Getting from Philadelphia to Washington by Greyhound Bus Lines:

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.

Avg. time 3h 38m
Avg. price $23