There are 11 ways to get from Washington to Bethlehem by train, bus, 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

Train, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA Philadelphia

$110 - $270

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA Philadelphia

$31 - $49

9 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Bethlehem, PA Philadelphia

$35 - $68

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Bethlehem 187 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem

$132 - $533

Train to Baltimore, fly to Lancaster, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Lancaster (LNS) BWI - LNS
  3. Take the bus from Lancaster to Hellertown, PA

$117 - $246

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Philadelphia (PHL) DCA - PHL
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA

$187 - $465

Fly Washington Dulles to Philadelphia, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA

$213 - $842

Train to Baltimore, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Philadelphia (PHL) BWI - PHL
  3. Take the bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA

$290 - $732

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) PHL - ABE

$264 - $1,206

Fly Washington Dulles to Harrisburg, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Harrisburg (MDT) IAD - MDT
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Allentown, Pa

$206 - $460

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

You can take a bus from Washington to Bethlehem via Philadelphia, Pa and Philadelphia, PA in around 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Bieber Transportation Group
Website
biebergroup.com
Bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Bethlehem, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Lancaster to Hellertown, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Newark Airport to Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Washington to Bethlehem?

The distance between Washington and Bethlehem is 239 km. The road distance is 299 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Washington to Bethlehem?

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Bethlehem is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Washington to Bethlehem?

The quickest way to get from Washington to Bethlehem is to drive which takes 3 h 29 min and costs $18 - $27.

Is there a direct bus between Washington and Bethlehem?

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Bethlehem. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Bethlehem, PA via Philadelphia, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Washington to Bethlehem?

It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Washington to Bethlehem, including transfers.