Cheap bus tickets from Philadelphia to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£18

Average

£19

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 Philadelphia to Washington, DC will cost around £ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.

Cheapest
03:00Philadelphia2h50 05:50Washington, DC
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£181One-way
2nd Cheapest
00:40Philadelphia2h25 03:05Washington, DC
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£211One-way

Bus Timetable Philadelphia to Washington, DC

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00:40Philadelphia2h25 03:05Washington, DC
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Sun
22 May
£21Amtrak
£18Flixbus
£329Republic Airlines
Mon
23 May
£21Amtrak
£16Flixbus
£244Republic Airlines
Tue
24 May
£21Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£244Republic Airlines
Wed
25 May
£21Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£244psa airlines
Thu
26 May
£43Amtrak
£16Flixbus
£244Republic Airlines
Fri
27 May
£21Amtrak
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Bus times from Philadelphia to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 25 m

Average

2 h 37 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

199 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Philadelphia for Washington, DC every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 199 km distance in an average of 2 h 37 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 50 m 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
00:40Philadelphia2h25 03:05Washington, DC
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£211One-way
2nd Fastest
03:00Philadelphia2h50 05:50Washington, DC
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£181One-way

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Overview: Coach from Philadelphia to Washington, DC

distanceDistance123 miles (199 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€19)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Peter Pan Bus, Greyhound or OurBus

Coaches from Philadelphia to Washington, DC cover the 123 miles (199 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Peter Pan Bus, Greyhound or OurBus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £14, but the average price of coach tickets is £17.

Coach companies: FlixBus Philadelphia to Washington, DC

FlixBus coaches will get you between Philadelphia and Washington, DC from £14. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: £14

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach from Philadelphia to Washington, DC:

  • 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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FAQs

How much do cheap coach tickets from Philadelphia to Washington, DC cost?

You can find a cheap coach from Philadelphia to Washington, DC for some dates and times for as low as £14  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of coach tickets between Philadelphia and Washington, DC?

If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Philadelphia to Washington, DC coach price to come in at an average of £17  one way.

What is the distance from Philadelphia to Washington, DC via coach?

The distance from Philadelphia to Washington, DC by coach is approximately 123 miles (199 km).

How long does it take from Philadelphia to Washington, DC by coach?

On average the Philadelphia to Washington, DC coach time is 2 h 25 min  covering the 123 miles (199 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Philadelphia to Washington, DC?

Take the Philadelphia to Washington, DC coach with Flixbus, Peter Pan Bus, Greyhound or OurBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Philadelphia and Washington, DC as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I book a direct coach from Philadelphia to Washington, DC?

If you’re looking for a direct coach from Philadelphia to Washington, DC, consider travelling with Flixbus. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.

When can I take the first coach from Philadelphia to Washington, DC? When can I take the last coach for the day?

The first Philadelphia to Washington, DC coach departs at 04: 50   and the last coach from Philadelphia to Washington, DC leaves at 23: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Philadelphia to Washington, DC coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I purchase Philadelphia to Washington, DC coach tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way coach ticket from Philadelphia to Washington, DC is on average £17 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets between Philadelphia and Washington, DC available a few months in advance.

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