There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Bethlehem by train, bus, car, plane, subway or tram

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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 30 min

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

$31 - $49

7 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Philadelphia, Pa 1002
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Easton, Pa 7956 / ...

$33 - $73

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Bethlehem 187 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Reagan Washington to Newark, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Bethlehem, PA

$132 - $533

Fly Reagan Washington to Philadelphia, bus  •  5 h 43 min

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

$187 - $467

Train to Baltimore, fly to Lancaster, bus  •  5 h 25 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

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Philadelphia, line 36 tram, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAD - PHL
  3. Take the line 36 tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
  4. Take the bus from 30th Station to Bethlehem, PA

$213 - $844

Train to Baltimore, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  5 h 53 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 - $734

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

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

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The distance between Washington and Bethlehem is 150 miles. The road distance is 187 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Bethlehem. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Bethlehem, PA via 30th Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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United Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Newark Airport.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Bethlehem.
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  • Distance: 149.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

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 30th Station in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
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
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Contact Details
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
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from Elmwood Av & Island Av - MBFS to 30th St Trolley Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
septa.org
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 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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 Philadelphia, Pa to Easton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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