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San Francisco to Sacramento bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.33
Fastest time2h 0m
Trips per day12
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap San Francisco to Sacramento bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from San Francisco to Sacramento is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Francisco to Sacramento were $9.15. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $10.62 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from San Francisco to Sacramento?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Francisco to Sacramento by bus is at 3:00 p.m. on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 2:00 p.m. on Saturday 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.

Greyhound from San Francisco to Sacramento has the most daily schedules

On average there are 12 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from San Francisco to Sacramento, with an average of 7 trips per day and 152 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from San Francisco to Sacramento. Of the 12 trips there are 12 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from San Francisco to Sacramento starts at $33.19.

2 carriers offer San Francisco to Sacramento bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from San Francisco to Sacramento from $7.97. There are 7 Greyhound schedules from San Francisco to Sacramento and you can expect on average to pay $13.33 for a Greyhound ticket to Sacramento. In San Francisco, Greyhound departs to Sacramento from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St and no other station. In Sacramento, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from San Francisco to Sacramento takes 2 hours and 21 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Sacramento in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $14.14 for a weekend getaway trip to Sacramento.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 21m
Avg. Price
$13.33

Megabus

Book Megabus from San Francisco to Sacramento from $1.33. There are 4 Megabus schedules from San Francisco to Sacramento and you can expect on average to pay $11.96 for a Megabus ticket to Sacramento. In San Francisco, Megabus departs to Sacramento from Caltrain Station - Townsend St and 5th St and no other station. In Sacramento, Megabus arrives at Univ - 65th St Light Rail Stn - 6740 Q St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from San Francisco to Sacramento takes 1 hours and 53 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $13.25 for a weekend getaway trip to Sacramento.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 53m
Avg. Price
$11.96

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from San Francisco. Most bus trips to Sacramento will depart from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St, Caltrain Station - Townsend St and 5th St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St
  • Caltrain Station - Townsend St and 5th St
Bus trips arrive in Sacramento at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd, Univ - 65th St Light Rail Stn - 6740 Q St are the main bus stations in Sacramento for trips arriving from San Francisco.
  • Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd
  • Univ - 65th St Light Rail Stn - 6740 Q St