Duration 3h 9m
Distance 139.2 miles
Average price $20
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Philadelphia and Washington takes 3h 9m and the fastest bus takes 2h 40m. There is a bus service every few hours from Philadelphia to Washington. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Philadelphia, Pa
  2. Washington
3h 35m
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$8 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Washington, Dc. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 35m.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Washington is 125 miles. The road distance is 139.2 miles.

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Philadelphia to Washington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Philadelphia to Washington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Book your Philadelphia to Washington bus tickets online with Greyhound, FlixBus and Busbud.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia and Washington?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 3h 35m. Three other operators also service this route.
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Flixbus USA
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia Market Street to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Megabus
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $28
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megabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Jefferson Station Bus Terminal, Philadelphia, PA to Union Station, Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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