Bus from Philadelphia to Washington
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Duration 2 hours 55 minutes (fastest time)
Departures Up to 8 services per day
Why travel with megabus?
Power outlets onboard*
* Subject to availability
Philadelphia to Washington bus details
Our route M21 bus stops at 3 stops between Philadelphia and Washington. The bus sets off from Megabus Bus Stop at Northeast Corner of Schuylkill Ave and Walnut Street and drops you off at Union Station
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Megabus Main Stop: NE corner of Schuylkill Ave & Walnut St, near 30th St Station.
Additional Stop for megabus New York Service: Market St W of 6th St until 11/15, then 2nd St & Spring Garden St from 11/16.
See your ticket for Fullington/Peter Pan bus stop details.
The Megabus and Virginia Breeze stop for all arrivals and departures in Washington, DC is located at Union Station. Union Station is located at 50 Massachusetts Ave and all departures will be from the bus deck along bays 31-41. Passengers arriving by Metro should make their way to the top level of the train station and should go one level up to the bus deck. Passengers are asked to use caution on the bus deck and only cross traffic areas at designated crossings. A free Cell Phone Waiting and Kiss and Ride lot is available in the parking garage, accessible from H Street.
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We are very proud of our fleet of state of the art buses.
- Individual power outlets*
- Reclining seats
- Reserved seating
- Onboard Restrooms
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* Subject to availability
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does it take to travel from Philadelphia to Washington by bus?
The fastest bus from Philadelphia to Washington takes 2 hours 55 minutes
When is the first bus from Philadelphia to Washington?
The earliest bus from Philadelphia to Washington leaves at 1:50 AM
When is the last bus from Philadelphia to Washington?
The latest bus from Philadelphia to Washington leaves at 3:40 PM
How many daily bus trips are there from Philadelphia to Washington?
megabus runs up to 8 trips per day from Philadelphia to Washington. View our departure schedule and book your trip
How can I pay for my Philadelphia to Washington bus ticket?
megabus offers a wide range of payment methods for our tickets, including major credit card providers and Google pay.
Where is the Philadelphia megabus bus stop?
The bus sets off from Megabus Bus Stop at Northeast Corner of Schuylkill Ave and Walnut Street
Where is the Washington megabus bus stop?
The bus drops you off at Union Station
Can I track my Philadelphia to Washington bus ?
megabus offers real-time bus tracking on our website, so you check your bus location by service number or route. No getting caught off guard with delays here!
How much does it cost to take the bus from Philadelphia to Washington?
Traveling with megabus is one of the most affordable options, with tickets starting at just $1*
* Plus a reservation fee and based on availability on megabus operated routes only.