Cheap bus tickets from Washington, DC to New York City

Showing times and prices for Dec 6

Cheapest

$20

Average

$44

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Washington, DC to New York City will cost around $ 44 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

Cheapest
08:30AMWashington, DC4h40 01:10PMNew York City
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$201One-way
05:20AMWashington, DC8h00 01:20PMNew York City
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$401One-way
08:30PMWashington, DC4h20 12:50AMNew York City
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$421One-way
09:30AMWashington, DC4h20 01:50PMNew York City
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$421One-way
07:00AMWashington, DC4h20 11:20AMNew York City
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$421One-way

Bus schedule from Washington, DC to New York City

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01:45AMWashington, DC4h50 06:35AMNew York City
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05:20AMWashington, DC8h00 01:20PMNew York City
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07:00AMWashington, DC5h20 12:20PMNew York City
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07:00AMWashington, DC4h20 11:20AMNew York City
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08:30AMWashington, DC4h40 01:10PMNew York City
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09:00AMWashington, DC4h20 01:20PMNew York City
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09:30AMWashington, DC4h20 01:50PMNew York City
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09:30AMWashington, DC5h10 02:40PMNew York City
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09:45AMWashington, DC4h00 01:45PMNew York City
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10:10AMWashington, DC4h30 02:40PMNew York City
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11:25AMWashington, DC4h50 04:15PMNew York City
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12:00PMWashington, DC4h20 04:20PMNew York City
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01:00PMWashington, DC6h20 07:20PMNew York City
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01:30PMWashington, DC4h20 05:50PMNew York City
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02:00PMWashington, DC5h20 07:20PMNew York City
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02:55PMWashington, DC6h50 09:45PMNew York City
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03:00PMWashington, DC4h20 07:20PMNew York City
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04:00PMWashington, DC5h50 09:50PMNew York City
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05:10PMWashington, DC5h10 10:20PMNew York City
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05:30PMWashington, DC4h35 10:05PMNew York City
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05:40PMWashington, DC4h20 10:00PMNew York City
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05:45PMWashington, DC4h00 09:45PMNew York City
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05:50PMWashington, DC4h30 10:20PMNew York City
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08:15PMWashington, DC4h20 12:35AMNew York City
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08:30PMWashington, DC4h20 12:50AMNew York City
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Mon
Dec 6
$121Amtrak
$20OurBus
$235United
Tue
Dec 7
$89Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$235United
Wed
Dec 8
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$21Flixbus
$182United
Thu
Dec 9
$66Amtrak
$18Flixbus
$182United
Fri
Dec 10
$99Amtrak
$22Flixbus
$214United
Sat
Dec 11
$99Amtrak
$18Flixbus
$274United
Sun
Dec 12
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$18Flixbus
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Mon
Dec 13
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$18Flixbus
$182United
Tue
Dec 14
$55Amtrak
$18Flixbus
$182United
Wed
Dec 15
$55Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$182United
Thu
Dec 16
$55Amtrak
$20OurBus
$259gojet airlines
Fri
Dec 17
$158Amtrak
$27OurBus
$257Republic Airlines
Sat
Dec 18
$78Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$179Republic Airlines
Sun
Dec 19
$158Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$179gojet airlines
Mon
Dec 20
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$20OurBus
$179gojet airlines
Tue
Dec 21
$77Amtrak
$22Flixbus
$74American Airlines
Wed
Dec 22
$138Amtrak
$22Flixbus
$179gojet airlines
Thu
Dec 23
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$21OurBus
$179United
Fri
Dec 24
$138Amtrak
$25Flixbus
$179Republic Airlines
Sat
Dec 25
$33Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$74American Airlines

Bus times from Washington, DC to New York City

Showing times and prices for Dec 6

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 55 m

Buses per day

25

Distance

328 km

Of the 25 buses that leave Washington, DC for New York City every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 328 km distance in an average of 4 h 55 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h .

The slowest buses will take 8 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:45AMWashington, DC4h00 01:45PMNew York City
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$471One-way
Fastest
05:45PMWashington, DC4h00 09:45PMNew York City
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$471One-way
08:30PMWashington, DC4h20 12:50AMNew York City
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$421One-way
05:40PMWashington, DC4h20 10:00PMNew York City
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$441One-way
08:15PMWashington, DC4h20 12:35AMNew York City
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$481One-way

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Bus Information to New York City from Washington, DC

distanceDistance203 miles (328 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$20 (€16)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Peter Pan Bus, Go Buses, OurBus or Greyhound

Buses from Washington, DC to New York City cover the 203 miles (328 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Peter Pan Bus, Go Buses, OurBus or Greyhound. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $18 (€15), but the average price of bus tickets is $20 (€16).

Bus companies

FlixBus Washington, DC – New York City

FlixBus buses will get you from Washington, DC to New York City from $18 (€15). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $18

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Washington, DC to New York City are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Bus to New York City from Washington, DC
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FAQs
How much do cheap bus tickets from Washington, DC to New York City cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Washington, DC to New York City buses for as little as $18 (€15)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket to New York City from Washington, DC?
The Washington, DC to New York City bus ticket price is on average $20 (€16)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is New York City from Washington, DC by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to New York City from Washington, DC by bus to be approximately 203 miles (328 km).
What is the Washington, DC to New York City bus travel time?
The bus time from Washington, DC to New York City is on average 4 h 40 min  for the 203 miles (328 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to New York City from Washington, DC by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus companies go from Washington, DC to New York City?
For the journey from Washington, DC to New York City you can take a bus with Flixbus, Peter Pan Bus, Go Buses, OurBus or Greyhound. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to New York City from Washington, DC on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I find a direct bus from Washington, DC to New York City?
Yes, you can find a direct bus from Washington, DC to New York City with Flixbus, OurBus, Greyhound, Peter Pan Bus or Vamoose Bus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
What time is the earliest bus from Washington, DC to New York City? What time is the last bus from Washington, DC to New York City?
The earliest bus departing from Washington, DC to New York City leaves at 11: 30 AM. The last bus departing from Washington, DC to New York City leaves at 10: 30 PM. You can find the latest Washington, DC to New York City bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Washington, DC to New York City to get the best deals?
If you purchase a bus ticket from Washington, DC to New York City within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $20 (€16) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Washington, DC and New York City are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.