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San Jose-Stockton Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from San Jose to Stockton. Traveling by bus from San Jose to Stockton usually takes around 8 hours and 50 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance54 mi (87 km)
Shortest duration8h 50m
Cheapest price$37.41
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from San Jose to Stockton?

There is one bus company that operates from San Jose to Stockton. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound18h 50m$34.69
  • Greyhound

    Greyhound

    Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 1 bus trips from San Jose to Stockton every day, with the average journey taking around 8 hours and 50 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Stockton usually start from $32.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from San Jose to Stockton during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 8 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 54 miles (87 kilometers) from San Jose, CA to Stockton, CA. 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 Stockton. 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, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave San Jose?

There is usually only one bus per day from San Jose to Stockton. It leaves the station in San Jose at 6:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from San Jose to Stockton. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from San Jose to Stockton; ticket prices start at $33.98.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in San Jose?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in San Jose.

Where does the bus arrive in Stockton?

Arrival stations

All buses from San Jose arrive at one main station in Stockton.

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