There are 3 ways to get from Washington to Shippensburg by bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa 4696 / ...

$18 - $42

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Shippensburg 104.2 miles

$10 - $15

Train, fly, taxi  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hagerstown (HGR) BWI - HGR
  3. Take a taxi from Hagerstown to Shippensburg

$138 - $280

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Shippensburg. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot via Harrisburg Transportation Center and Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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The distance between Washington and Shippensburg is 85 miles. The road distance is 104.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Shippensburg without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Washington to Shippensburg, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Hagerstown Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Washington to Shippensburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Harrisburg, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Shippensburg is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Washington to Shippensburg.

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Hagerstown Airport.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Shippensburg. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Shippensburg.
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  • Distance: 84.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to Shippensburg hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Hagerstown
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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.

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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 Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Hagerstown to Shippensburg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Bonnie's Transportation
Phone
+1 240-527-5377

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