There are 11 ways to get from Scranton to Washington by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Martz Trailways, train  •  5 h

  1. 201
  2. Acela Express / ...

$126 - $298

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. 7959 / ...
  2. 3005 / ...

$38 - $92

9 alternative options

Bus, train via Jefferson Station  •  6 h 27 min

  1. 7959 / ...
  2. Acela Express / ...

$111 - $300

Bus, train via New York, NY - P.A.B.T  •  7 h

  1. 110 / ...
  2. 341 / ...

$156 - $418

Bus Fullington Trailways  •  7 h 2 min

  1. 771
  2. 4695 / ...

$49 - $94

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. 238.8 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. AVP - PHL

$452 - $960

Bus, bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6 h 15 min

  1. LGA - DCA

$103 - $522

Bus, bus to Newark, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6 h 41 min

  1. EWR - DCA

$150 - $579

Bus to Harrisburg, fly to Washington Dulles  •  6 h 41 min

  1. MDT - IAD

$221 - $475

Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles  •  6 h 27 min

  1. PHL - IAD

$232 - $864

What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

You can take a bus from Scranton to Washington via Harrisburg, PA and Harrisburg, Pa in around 7 h 2 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Harrisburg to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Stroudsburg DWG
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Stroudsburg/ Delaware Water Gap to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Scranton, PA to Harrisburg, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Scranton and Washington is 303 km. The road distance is 382 km.

The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Washington is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Scranton to Washington is to fly and train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs $450 - $1,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Scranton to Washington. However, there are services departing from Scranton, PA and arriving at Washington, Dc via Harrisburg, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 5 h to get from Scranton to Washington, including transfers.