How to get from Washington to Lewes

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Beaches2dc / ...

$31 - $43

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. 117.4 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Lewes, DE, USA?

Best Bus operates a bus from Washington to Lewes 4 times a week. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h.

Bus operators
Best Bus
Bus from Washington, DC to Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk
Ave. Duration
2 h
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Lewes is 165 km. The road distance is 188 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Lewes is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Lewes is to drive which takes 2 h 33 min and costs $11 - $17.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Lewes. However, there are services departing from Washington, DC and arriving at Market St & 2Nd St via Rehoboth Ave & Boardwalk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Washington to Lewes, including transfers.