The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from New York City to Los Angeles is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2d 14 h
2d 17 h 8 m
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It's difficult to get from New York City to Los Angeles without transferring at least 3 times.
|Distance||2440 miles (3935 km)|
|Average bus duration||63 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$235 (€208)|
|Bus providers||Greyhound or Flixbus|
Buses from New York City to Los Angeles cover the 2440 miles (3935 km) long trip taking on average 63 h 15 min with our travel partners like Greyhound or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $235 (€208), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $194 (€172).
Find the best buses between New York City and Los Angeles with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and Greyhound from $194 (€172). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
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