New York is about 230 miles from Washington up Interstate 95. Tickets on Megabus, Bolt Bus and other bus lines typically start at about $20 one way.
318 W. 20th St.
Rooms in the main inn, which include sinks and shower stalls but share a toilet room on each floor, start at $134 single, $144 double. Suites sleep up to four and are $229 double plus $15 for each additional guest.
430 E. Ninth St.
Vegetarian, with vegan options. Entrees from $17.
414 E. Ninth St.
Buddhist vegan cuisine in a tranquil setting. Eight-course menu $70; four courses $50.
Pure Food and Wine
54 Irving Pl.
Raw, vegan cooking. Entrees from $19.
Friends of Animals (www.friendsofanimals.org) publishes a vegan restaurant guide to several cities, including New York.