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There are 4 ways to get from Washington to Shamokin by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Sunbury FAB 27: Harrisburg / ...

$44 - $72

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Shamokin FAB 23: Philadelphia

$66 - $226

Bus via Philadelphia  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Shamokin FAB 23: Philadelphia

$50 - $97

Drive  •  3h 34m

  1. Drive from Washington to Shamokin 185.7 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Shamokin is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Shamokin is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Shamokin. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Shamokin via Harrisburg Transportation Center and Sunbury, PA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 45m.

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The distance between Washington and Shamokin is 134 miles. The road distance is 185.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Shamokin without a car is to bus which takes 6h 45m and costs $40 - $75.

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It takes approximately 6h 45m to get from Washington to Shamokin, including transfers.

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Washington to Shamokin bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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Washington to Shamokin bus services, operated by Fullington Trailways, arrive at Sunbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Shamokin is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Washington to Shamokin.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Shamokin. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Shamokin.
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  • Distance: 134.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 45m

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

You can take a bus from Washington to Shamokin via Harrisburg, Pa, Harrisburg Transportation Center, Sunbury, and Sunbury, PA in around 6h 45m.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $160
First Class
$130 - $260
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Sunbury
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Shamokin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com

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