San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA bus

Wed, Jul 24
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Cheap bus tickets from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
FlixBus
05:35AM1h15
San Jose, CA
06:50AMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
08:25PM1h00
San Jose, CA
09:25PMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
06:00AM1h00
San Jose, CA
07:00AMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
08:15PM1h35
San Jose, CA
09:50PMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
05:35AM1h40
San Jose, CA
07:15AMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 24
FlixBus
05:35AM1h15
San Jose, CA
06:50AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
Greyhound
05:35AM1h40
San Jose, CA
07:15AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
FlixBus
06:00AM1h00
San Jose, CA
07:00AMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:10AM4h35
San José Diridon Station, San Jose, CA
10:45AMSan Francisco, CA
2 transfers
Greyhound
08:15PM1h35
San Jose, CA
09:50PMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:25PM1h00
San Jose, CA
09:25PMSan Francisco, CA
0 transfers

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Bus times from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h 50 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

67 km

Of the 6 buses that leave San Jose, CA for San Francisco, CA every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
08:25PM1h00
San Jose, CA
09:25PMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
06:00AM1h00
San Jose, CA
07:00AMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
05:35AM1h15
San Jose, CA
06:50AMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
08:15PM1h35
San Jose, CA
09:50PMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
05:35AM1h40
San Jose, CA
07:15AMSan Francisco, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA

distanceDistance41 miles (66 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$15 (€13)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 4 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesFlixBus or Greyhound

Buses from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA cover the 41 miles (66 km) long route taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like FlixBus or Greyhound. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $15 (€13).

Bus companies: FlixBus and Greyhound from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA

Buy your official FlixBus and Greyhound bus tickets to San Francisco, CA from San Jose, CA from $12 (€10) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

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.

Bus information from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 1 h
  • Cheapest Price: $12
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Bus from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA

FAQs: Take the bus from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA.
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Cheap bus tickets from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA can start from as little as $12 (€10) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA is $15 (€13); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA bus travel time is 1 h   for the 41 mile (66 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA leaves at 12: 35 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA leaves at 9: 30 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA without having to change trains with FlixBus or Greyhound. There are 4 direct buses from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA bus with FlixBus or Greyhound. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the trip to San Francisco, CA from San Jose, CA as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
A day trip to San Francisco, CA from San Jose, CA is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from San Jose, CA to San Francisco, CA is July.
You have options as you can travel between San Jose, CA and San Francisco, CA 2 different ways: bus or train.

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