San Francisco, CA to San Diego bus

Cheap bus tickets from San Francisco, CA to San Diego

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Cheapest

41

Average

53

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.

Flixbus
03:00PMSan Francisco, CA13h10 04:10AMSan Diego
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411One-way
Flixbus
05:50AMSan Francisco, CA11h40 05:30PMSan Diego
0 transfers
641One-way

Bus schedule from San Francisco, CA to San Diego

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05:50AMSan Francisco, CA11h40 05:30PMSan Diego
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03:00PMSan Francisco, CA13h10 04:10AMSan Diego
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Bus times from San Francisco, CA to San Diego

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Fastest Journey

11 h 40 m

Average

12 h 25 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

738 km

Of the 2 buses that leave San Francisco, CA for San Diego every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
05:50AMSan Francisco, CA11h40 05:30PMSan Diego
0 transfers
641One-way
Flixbus
03:00PMSan Francisco, CA13h10 04:10AMSan Diego
0 transfers
411One-way

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Overview: Bus from San Francisco, CA to San Diego

distanceDistance457 miles (737 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$74 (€68)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesGreyhound, Amtrak or Flixbus

Buses from San Francisco, CA to San Diego cover the 457 miles (737 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 55 min with our travel partners like Greyhound, Amtrak or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $64 (€59), but the average price of bus tickets is $74 (€68).

Bus providers: FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound from San Francisco, CA to San Diego

For as little as $64 (€59) you can travel by bus from San Francisco, CA to San Diego with FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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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.

FlixBus from San Francisco, CA to San Diego bus information:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $64
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

One of the best ways to travel between San Francisco, CA and San Diego is by taking a bus with Greyhound. Omio helps you find the ideal Greyhound bus from San Francisco, CA to San Diego by showing you Greyhound current bus schedules and timetables, the bus tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this San Francisco, CA to San Diego route. You can expect to travel 457 miles (737 km) between San Francisco, CA and San Diego on a bus with Greyhound. If you are using the Omio app to search for buses between San Francisco, CA and San Diego, you can check straight away if the Greyhound ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the bus station. Once you’ve found that perfect bus, book your Greyhound bus ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to San Diego from San Francisco, CA!

    Amtrak is the main bus company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak buses running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by bus across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next bus journey between San Francisco, CA and San Diego.

      Travel Tips: Bus to San Diego from San Francisco, CA

      Take the bus to San Diego easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from San Francisco, CA to San Diego.
      FAQs
      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap San Francisco, CA to San Diego buses for as little as $64 (€59)  in the next 7 days.
      If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the San Francisco, CA to San Diego bus price to come in at an average of $74 (€68)  one way.
      When traveling this route you should expect the distance from San Francisco, CA to San Diego by bus to be approximately 457 miles (737 km).
      On average the San Francisco, CA to San Diego bus time is 10 h 55 min  covering the 457 miles (737 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
      When taking a bus from San Francisco, CA to San Diego, you can count on Greyhound, Amtrak or Flixbus for the best way to get you to San Diego. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service between San Francisco, CA and San Diego and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
      The average number of buses departing San Francisco, CA for San Diego is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      The earliest bus departing from San Francisco, CA to San Diego leaves at 5: 05 AM. The last bus departing from San Francisco, CA to San Diego leaves at 5: 00 PM. You can find the latest San Francisco, CA to San Diego bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
      You can find buses to San Diego from San Francisco, CA to cost on average $74 (€68) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the San Francisco, CA to San Diego bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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