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.
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4 h 55 m
Buses per day
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.
|Distance||203 miles (328 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$20 (€16)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, 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).
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 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.
FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Washington, DC to New York City are the following:
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