Find bus tickets from Vancouver to Long Beach
Vancouver to Long Beach bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||39h 10m|
|Trips per day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Vancouver to Long Beach right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Vancouver to Long Beach?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $264.41 was the low point for bus fares from Vancouver to Long Beach. Buses from Long Beach to Vancouver are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $264.41 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 39 hours and 57 minutes to cover the 1102 miles (1773 kilometers) from Vancouver, BC to Long Beach, CA. However, the fastest bus only takes 39 hours and 10 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Long Beach. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Vancouver?
The first bus leaves at 4:00am and the last bus leaves at 1:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Vancouver to Long Beach, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are usually only 2 buses per day from Vancouver to Long Beach. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Vancouver to Long Beach; ticket prices start at $296.46.
What bus companies travel from Vancouver to Long Beach?
There is one bus company that operates from Vancouver to Long Beach. Greyhound is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Greyhound||2||1d 15h 58m||$264.41|
Where does the bus leave from in Vancouver?
Most buses depart from the main station in Vancouver, British Columbia:
- Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St
Where does the bus arrive in Long Beach?
All buses from Vancouver arrive at one main station in Long Beach, California:
- Bus Terminal - 1498 Long Beach Blvd
Price trends for buses from Vancouver to Long Beach
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