Washington DC Bus Tickets

One of the best ways to see our nation’s capital is to plan your trip with Peter Pan Bus Lines. By using one of the largest family-owned-and-operated motor coach companies in the US, you’ll arrive in style for your Washington DC adventure—and get back home safely! You’ll also save big with cheap round-trip tickets to and from Washington DC and more than seventy-five other communities throughout the Northeast.

With our lowest-price guarantee, you’ll have money leftover for souvenirs, food and drink, and other keepsakes of your DC adventure. If you ever see a lower price for bus tickets to DC offered anywhere else, we will match it. We’re the only motor coach service around that offers this guarantee.

Plan Your Washington DC Trip

Peter Pan Bus Lines is also proud to offer express bus service from Boston to DC, Baltimore to DC, and many more options, including easy travel between New York City and DC for as little as $15. We offer express services throughout the Northeast with no stops and plenty of comfort on every ride.

All of our motor coaches are equipped with on-board WiFi; easy mobile boarding is also available. We have been both going green and helping people save green since 1933! A trip aboard a motor coach is considered one of the most economical and environmentally friendly transportation options around.

Whether you’re coming here for a sporting event, seeing the wonderful monuments, or checking out the nightlife and gourmet restaurants, Peter Pan is here to take you there and back home again with comfort and convenience.

See the Sights, Grab a Bite, Stay the Night!

Taking the Bus to/from Washington DC

A Peter Pan bus to Washington DC is more than an environmentally friendly and affordable option, it’s one of the safest way to travel! Peter Pan Bus Lines has a strong safety rating from both the US Department of Defense and the US Department of Transportation. Our drivers work hard for this as well; some of our veteran employees have already passed the 1, 2, 3, and 4-million mile marks and are still excited about taking passengers on coach adventures.

Peter Pan Bus Lines also rewards its regular travelers. Our “Peter Pan Perks” program invites people to start earning discounts every time they travel. Sign up and get $5 off your first purchase and then get an additional $5 in Perks for every $50 you spend. These Perks always add up and never expire!

Station Info

Union Station
50 Massachusetts Avenue Northeast,
Washington, DC 20002

Ticket Counter Hours: 7am-6pm
Parking: Yes (Overnight Available)
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Washington DC Bus Tickets FAQ

What is the best bus to take to/from DC?

Peter Pan has the highest safety rating of any bus line. Our highly trained drivers have been nationally recognized for their achievements in safety. See our section on “Safety & Drivers” to meet some of our drivers who have achieved over 12, 24, 36, or 48  years of safe driving!

Is there an express bus from DC?

Yes; the Peter Pan Express service bus from Washington DC to New York City departs from Gate 27.

How do I find cheap bus tickets to & from DC?

Peter Pan Bus Lines provides the lowest ticket prices to travel to and from DC. If you find a competitor’s price that is lower than ours, we will match the difference.

Where do buses arrive and depart from DC?

Location Address: Union Station, 50 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002

Bus gates are located on the Mezzanine Level of the terminal; follow signs to the bus decks.

Where can I purchase tickets?

Purchase tickets online, through our mobile app, or at the Peter Pan ticket counters seven days a week (including holidays) from 7:00AM–6:00PM.

Can I reprint Peter Pan e-tickets?

Yes; we also have mobile boarding on your phone—nothing to print, just show your phone to the driver at boarding time! No check-in required.

Can Peter Pan reissue tickets to change day/time of travel?

Yes; see one of our associates at a Peter Pan ticket counter or call our customer support line at 1-800-343-9999 to make changes to your bus ticket.

Is parking available onsite?

Yes, daytime and overnight parking is available. Parking fee rates are not available, as lots are not managed by Peter Pan and rates are subject to change without notice.

Need More Info or Help?

For additional information, please visit our Information Center or Customer Service Help Center, or call us at (800) 343-9999.