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Oakland to Phoenix bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$102.00
Fastest time15h 55m
Trips per day7
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How much does a bus ticket from Oakland to Phoenix cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Oakland to Phoenix were $103.33.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Oakland to Phoenix is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 16 days out, tickets are on average $31.44 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Oakland to Phoenix?

The distance between Oakland and Phoenix is approximately 646.78 miles, or 1040.63 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 17 hours and 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 55 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Oakland to Phoenix?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Oakland to Phoenix by bus is on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Wednesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Oakland to Phoenix?

On average there are 7 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Oakland to Phoenix, with an average of 7 trips per day and 72 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Oakland to Phoenix. Of the 7 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Oakland to Phoenix start at $172.21.

1 carriers offer Oakland to Phoenix bus trips


Book Greyhound from Oakland to Phoenix from $100.68. There are 7 Greyhound schedules from Oakland to Phoenix and you can expect on average to pay $115.42 for a Greyhound ticket to Phoenix. In Oakland, Greyhound departs to Phoenix from Bus Terminal - 2103 San Pablo Ave and no other station. In Phoenix, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 2115 E Buckeye Rd and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Oakland to Phoenix takes 17 hours and 34 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Phoenix in 15 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $115.98 for a weekend getaway trip to Phoenix.

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Buses to Phoenix depart from one main station in Oakland:
  • Bus Terminal - 2103 San Pablo Ave
Buses arrive in Phoenix at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Phoenix for trips arriving from Oakland:
  • Bus Terminal - 2115 E Buckeye Rd
  • Glendale Bus Station
  • 44th St Transit Ctr