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Seattle, WA to Washington, DC by bus

The journey from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC by bus is 2,324.64 mi and takes 95 hr 18 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 PM and the last at 10:20 PM. It is possible to travel from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC by bus for as little as $143.62 or as much as $710.56. The best price for this journey is $143.62.

Lowest Price$143.62
Journey Duration95 hr 18 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$143.62
Highest Price$710.56
First Departure1:00 PM
Last Departure10:20 PM
Distance2,324.64 mi
DepartureSeattle, WA
ArrivalWashington, DC
CarriersGreyhound, FlixBus

Seattle, WA to Washington, DC Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC cost?

When you're traveling from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $267.76. You might be able to find prices as low as $143.62, 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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On average, you can expect to spend around $267.76 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC.

How long does it take to get from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC by bus?

Traveling from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC by bus will usually take 95 hr 18 min. This journey covers a distance of 2,324.64 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 95 hr 18 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 Seattle, WA 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 Seattle, WA and Washington, DC will complete the journey in 93 hr 15 min.On average, it will take you about 95 hr 18 min to travel the 2,324.64 mi between Seattle, WA and Washington, DC.

At what time of the day can I travel from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Seattle, WA at 1:00 PM, and the last departure will leave at 10:20 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Seattle, WA at 1:00 PM, and the last departure will leave at 10:20 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many times a day do departures from Seattle, WA leave for Washington, DC?

The exact number of journeys from Seattle, WA 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 4 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 Seattle, WA 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 Seattle, WA 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, 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

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Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Seattle, WA - Washington, DC bus tickets can be found for as low as $149.44 if you’re lucky, or $267.65 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $534.37.

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 Seattle, WA to Washington, DC
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Seattle, WA to Washington, DC CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
261.88kg
Bus
280.59kg
Flight
748.23kg
Car
598.58kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC?
A bus ticket from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC is $267.76. 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 $143.62.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC is $143.62. 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 Seattle, WA and Washington, DC by bus?
Seattle, WA to Washington, DC is 2,324.64 mi.
How long does the bus between Seattle, WA and Washington, DC take?
Seattle, WA to Washington, DC is on average 95 hr 18 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 93 hr 15 min.
Which companies operate from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC?
The bus journey from Seattle, WA 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 Seattle, WA to Washington, DC?
Seattle, WA to Washington, DC has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC leave?
The earliest bus from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC departs at 1:00 PM. 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 Seattle, WA to Washington, DC depart?
The latest bus from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC departs at 10:20 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 Seattle, WA 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 $143.62 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 Seattle, WA to Washington, DC by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Seattle, WA and Washington, DC is 93 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct bus from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Seattle, WA and Washington, DC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Seattle, WA to Washington, DC by bus?
The bus journey from Seattle, WA to Washington, DC creates 280.59kg of CO2 emissions.

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