Duration 4h 56m
Distance 219.6 miles
Average price $21
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Newark and Washington takes 4h 56m and the fastest bus takes 4h 30m. The bus service runs several times per day from Newark 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. Newark Penn Station
  2. Washington
4h 15m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$19 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at Union Station, Washington, DC station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 15m.

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The distance between Newark and Washington is 199 miles. The road distance is 219.6 miles.

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Newark to Washington bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Newark Penn Station.

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Newark to Washington bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Union Station, Washington, DC.

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Book your Newark to Washington bus tickets online with Busbud, Omio and Greyhound.

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What companies run services between Newark and Washington?

Boltbus operates a bus from Newark Penn Station to Union Station, Washington, DC 4 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 15m. Two other operators also service this route.
Bus operators
Boltbus
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Union Station, Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
OurBus
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40

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 Newark, Nj to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Flixbus USA
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from 300 W 31st St, NYC to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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