The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Los Angeles to San Francisco, CA will cost around $ 88 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 78.
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9 h 15 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Los Angeles for San Francisco, CA every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 559 km distance in an average of 9 h 15 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 10 m .
The slowest buses will take 10 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||347 miles (559 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$56 (€47)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Flixbus or Amtrak|
Buses from Los Angeles to San Francisco, CA cover the 347 miles (559 km) long route taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Amtrak. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $56 (€47), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $34 (€28).
For as little as $34 (€28) you can travel by bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco, CA with FlixBus and Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets between Los Angeles and San Francisco, CA, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
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