Bus Tickets from New York City to Washington, DC

Ready to leave the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple? Take the bus and visit some of the most important landmarks of our nation’s capital!

Peter Pan Bus Lines provides frequent, express trips from New York City to Washington DC, making it easy and affordable to visit the living history of America. Departing from the Port Authority Bus Terminal in NYC’s central Midtown, the Peter Pan Bus will bring you right into Washington Union Station at the heart of the city. With our lowest price match guarantee, you’ll always get the best possible deal. If you see a lower priced ticket to take you from the Port Authority Bus Terminal to Union Station in DC (or any other communities Peter Pan Bus Line serves), we’ll gladly match it.

Our mobile app makes boarding more convenient than ever. No more printed tickets to keep track of—just show your ticket to the driver on your mobile device at boarding time, and you’re on your way. Each of our coaches is equipped with free Wi-Fi so you’ll be able to connect to your favorite apps, websites and more. Just kick back, relax and enjoy the ride!

The U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Transportation have awarded Peter Pan Bus Lines with the highest safety ratings. Our entire team makes your safety and comfort their top priority. Many of our active drivers have logged as many as 4 million miles without a single incident.  

Looking for ways to save more money when you travel? Sign up today for “Peter Pan Perks” and earn perks every time you ride one of our comfortable motor coaches. These can be saved up for bigger savings in the future—and they never expire.

Take the Bus from NYC to DC

New York City Station Info

Port Authority Bus Terminal
625 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018
Parking: Yes

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Washington DC Station Info

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NYC to Washington DC Route FAQ

What’s the best bus to take from NYC to Washington DC?

Peter Pan buses are by far the best bus you can take from New York City to DC. We have the highest safety rating of any bus line and with Peter Pan Perks, complimentary Wi-Fi, mobile boarding, and our lowest price match guarantee; you’ll get the best travel experience at the most affordable rate.

Where can I purchase tickets?

You can purchase tickets online, through our mobile app, or at the Peter Pan ticket counters Monday – Sunday (including holidays) from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Is there an express bus from New York City to DC?

Yes! The Peter Pan EXPRESS service bus to DC departs from the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines strives to provide the lowest ticket prices anywhere. If you find a competitor’s offer to take you from the Port Authority Bus Terminal to Union Station that’s lower than ours, we will match the difference.

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.