Why Take the Bus from DC to NY or Philly?

Plan a Trip and Save Up To 25% With Northeast Regional Saver Fares

Even with plenty to do in Washington, DC, there are still many places to visit just a few hours away and on a budget. With quick connections for travel to New York and Philadelphia or south to destinations such as Virginia Beach or Richmond, you can save 25% or more off the lowest available price with Amtrak Saver Fares. 

If you took the bus from DC to NY last time you went exploring, try Amtrak on your next trip. You'll bypass congested highways when you let us do the driving.With comfortable seating, plenty of legroom and extra storage space for your luggage, you'll be able to relax en route to your next destination. Plan a day in New York or if you set a southern course, have a day of fun at Busch Gardens in historic Williamsburg, VA.

Remember to book at least 7-21days (21 days for select fares) ahead of time for the lowest available Saver Fares. Choose the "Adult" or "Child" passenger type when booking to receive the discounted fare.

  • Valid only on Northeast Regional service, reserved Keystone service and Pennsylvanian service. 
  • Advance reservations are required a minimum of 7-21 days prior to travel. 
  • Blackouts apply on the following dates: November 26-27, 2019 and November 30 - December 2, 2019.
  • Once purchased tickets are non-refundable. 
  • Exchanges are permitted within the ticket validity period, a 25 percent cancellation fee applies.
  • Seating is limited. Seats may not be available on all trains at all times. 
  • Fares are subject to availability. 
  • One child age 2-12 may accompany each adult at half fare. 
  • Valid for coach seats only. No upgrades permitted. 
  • Not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions, this offer is subject to any restrictions, blackouts and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased. 
  • Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice. 
  • Once travel has begun, no changes to the itinerary are permitted. 
  • Other restrictions may apply. 
Sample One-Way Saver Fares To/From Washington, DC
To Fare
Richmond, VA $29
Newport News, VA $42
Baltimore, MD $14
Wilmington, DE $39
Trenton, NJ $49
Iselin - Metropark, NJ $49
Newark Airport, NJ $54
Newark Penn, NJ $49
New Rochelle, NY $74
Stamford, CT $74
Bridgeport, CT $74
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