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Intercity Rail & Bus

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These long-haul services carry passengers between cities, usually with only one or two stops within each city and few or no stops in between. Also see Commuter Buses and Commuter Rail for information about bus and rail services in the Washington, D.C. area that are geared mainly toward serving commuters who work inside the Capital Beltway.

Amtrak – Passenger rail service operating in 46 states and the District of Columbia in the U.S., and in three Canadian provinces. Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day, to more than 500 destinations. In Washington, D.C., Amtrak stops at Union Station.

BestBus – Bus service with routes between Washington, D.C. and New York City, DC and Delaware beaches, Maryland and New York City, and Virginia and New York City.

Bolt Bus – Bolt Bus offers daily service between Washington, DC and New York City. Stops in the D.C. area are at Union Station and Greenbelt Metro. Bolt Bus also serves Baltimore, Philadelphia, Boston, Newark, and Cherry Hill, NJ.

FlixBus – Intercity bus service with routes from Washington, D.C. to New York and Philadelphia, and Rockville, MD to New York.

Go Buses – Intercity bus service with routes from Tysons Corner, Vienna, and Manassas VA to New York.

Greyhound – Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus service, with more than 2300 destinations in North America. Greyhound has a station at 1005 1st St., NE, Washington, close to Union Station.

Megabus – Intercity bus service to 50 major cities in the Midwest and Northeast U.S., and Canada. The D.C. stop is at Union Station.

Peter Pan – Intercity bus service serving the northeast U.S. The D.C. stop is at Union Station.

Sprinter Bus – Bus service connecting Washington, D.C. with New York City.

The Jet – Luxury bus service between Washington, D.C. and New York.

TripperBus – Intercity bus service with routes from Arlington and Bethesda to New York.

Vamoose – Bus service from Bethesda, Arlington, and Lorton to NYC.

Virginia Breeze – Connecting Blacksburg, Va. with Union Station in Washington, D.C., with seven stops in between. Operated by Megabus.

Washington Deluxe – Bus service between Washington, D.C. and New York City. D.C.-area stops are at Dupont Circle, Union Station, and Pentagon City.

Find Intercity Buses

Busbud – Find, compare, and book bus tickets for intercity trips all over the world. Busbud's website and mobile app will let you compare prices, bus schedules and pick up and drop off locations so that you can find the cheapest bus ticket for your trip.

Wanderu - Find, compare, and book tickets for intercity bus and train trips throughout North America and Europe. Explore by Wanderu is an online resource that helps users find travel opportunities based on date, location, and budget.

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110 Trail
585
14th Street Bridge
1777
Arlington Mill Trail
318
Ballston Connector
253
Bluemont Connector
0
CC Connector
582
Clarendon EB bike lane
93
Custis Bon Air Park
979
Custis Rosslyn
410
Eads NB
50
Eads SB
56
Fairfax EB bike lane
129
Fairfax WB
163
Joyce St NB
71
Joyce St SB
42
Key Bridge East
985
Key Bridge West
579
Military NB bike lane
35
Military SB bike lane
19
MVT Airport South
1791
Quincy NB bike lane
139
Quincy SB bike lane
60
Roosevelt Bridge
358
Rosslyn Bikeometer
295
TR Island Bridge
1028
WOD Bon Air Park
1009
WOD Bon Air West
1121
WOD Columbia Pike
1138
Wilson WB bike lane
216

Peds counted

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110 Trail
812
14th Street Bridge
258
Arlington Mill Trail
832
Ballston Connector
100
Bluemont Connector
912
CC Connector
598
Custis Bon Air Park
721
Custis Rosslyn
993
Eads NB
0
Eads SB
0
Fairfax WB
0
Joyce St NB
64
Joyce St SB
100
Key Bridge East
2308
Key Bridge West
563
MVT Airport South
409
Roosevelt Bridge
6
TR Island Bridge
1096
WOD Bon Air Park
1154
WOD Bon Air West
1363
WOD Columbia Pike
808

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