The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from San Jose, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 1 buses that leave San Jose, CA for San Luis Obispo, CA every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||157 miles (254 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$50 (€44)|
|Bus frequency||3 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 3 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Amtrak or Flixbus|
Buses from San Jose, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA cover the 157 miles (254 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Flixbus. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $50 (€44), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $48 (€42).
FlixBus and Amtrak buses will get you from San Jose, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA from $48 (€42). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
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.
San Jose, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA bus information with FlixBus:
Amtrak is the main bus company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak buses running daily, you can travel by bus across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela bus for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your bus journey from San Jose, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.
Amtrak from San Jose, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA bus information:
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