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Austin, TX to Washington, DC by bus

The journey from Austin, TX to Washington, DC by bus is 1,317.38 mi and takes 41 hr 23 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:15 AM and the last at 10:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Austin, TX to Washington, DC by bus for as little as $191.71 or as much as $241.19. The best price for this journey is $191.71.

Lowest Price$191.71
Journey Duration41 hr 23 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$191.71
Highest Price$241.19
First Departure2:15 AM
Last Departure10:15 PM
Distance1,317.38 mi
DepartureAustin, TX
ArrivalWashington, DC
CarriersGreyhound, FlixBus

Austin, TX to Washington, DC Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Austin, TX to Washington, DC by bus?

When you're traveling from Austin, TX to Washington, DC, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $223.12. You might be able to find prices as low as $191.71, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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When you're traveling from Austin, TX to Washington, DC, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $223.12. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Austin, TX to Washington, DC take by bus?

Traveling from Austin, TX to Washington, DC by bus will usually take 41 hr 23 min. This journey covers a distance of 1,317.38 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 41 hr 23 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Austin, TX to Washington, DC faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Austin, TX and Washington, DC will complete the journey in 38 hr 25 min.On average, it will take you about 41 hr 23 min to travel the 1,317.38 mi between Austin, TX and Washington, DC.

How many times a day do departures from Austin, TX leave for Washington, DC?

The exact number of journeys from Austin, TX to Washington, DC can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 6 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Austin, TX to Washington, DC. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Austin, TX to Washington, DC varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 6 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Austin, TX to Washington, DC. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Find the best day to travel to Washington, DC by bus

When travelling to Washington, DC by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Greyhound is a bus company that provides intercity transportation services across North America. Founded in 1914, it is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in the United States and Canada, serving over 3,800 destinations. Greyhound operates on popular routes such as New York to Boston, Los Angeles to Las Vegas, and Boston to New York.

Services on board Greyhound and FlixBus from Austin, TX to Washington, DC
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Austin, TX to Washington, DC CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
148.41kg
Bus
159.01kg
Flight
424.02kg
Car
339.22kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Austin, TX to Washington, DC?
A bus ticket from Austin, TX to Washington, DC is $223.12. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $191.71.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Austin, TX to Washington, DC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Austin, TX to Washington, DC is $191.71. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Austin, TX and Washington, DC by bus?
Austin, TX to Washington, DC is 1,317.38 mi.
How long does the bus between Austin, TX and Washington, DC take?
Austin, TX to Washington, DC is on average 41 hr 23 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 38 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Austin, TX to Washington, DC?
The bus journey from Austin, TX to Washington, DC is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Austin, TX to Washington, DC?
Austin, TX to Washington, DC has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Austin, TX to Washington, DC leave?
The earliest bus from Austin, TX to Washington, DC departs at 2:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Austin, TX to Washington, DC depart?
The latest bus from Austin, TX to Washington, DC departs at 10:15 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Austin, TX to Washington, DC in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $191.71 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Austin, TX to Washington, DC by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Austin, TX and Washington, DC is 38 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct bus from Austin, TX to Washington, DC?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Austin, TX and Washington, DC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Austin, TX to Washington, DC by bus?
The bus journey from Austin, TX to Washington, DC creates 159.01kg of CO2 emissions.

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