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San Jose - Las Vegas Bus Schedule
There are 8 intercity buses per day from San Jose to Las Vegas. Traveling by bus from San Jose to Las Vegas usually takes around 12 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 10 hours and 5 minutes.
|Distance||382 mi (615 km)|
|Shortest duration||10h 5m|
|Trips per day||3|
|Most frequent service||FlixBus US|
How much is a bus ticket from San Jose to Las Vegas?
$54.53 is the average price of a bus ticket from San Jose to Las Vegas. Any tickets cheaper than $54.53 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from San Jose to Las Vegas is expected to range from C$47 to C$76. If you are looking to travel to Las Vegas within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from C$49. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are C$47 and can be found on October 5, 2021.
Monthly average prices
The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in August. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just C$66 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from San Jose to Las Vegas in February, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to C$99 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.
Prices as travel date approaches
Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 18 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save C$27.07 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
What bus companies travel from San Jose to Las Vegas?
There is one intercity bus company that operates from San Jose to Las Vegas. FlixBus US is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|FlixBus US||8||12h 56m||$59.26|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from San Jose to Las Vegas 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 takes an average of 12 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 615 kilometers from San Jose to Las Vegas. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours and 5 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from San Jose to Las Vegas at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave San Jose?
The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from San Jose to Las Vegas, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from San Jose to Las Vegas every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from San Jose to Las Vegas; ticket prices start at $83.42.
San Jose is located in the heart of the world-famous Silicon Valley in California’s Bay Area. It is the largest city in Northern California and, as such, it is the area’s cultural, political and financial center.
While you’re in San Jose, make sure to check out the city’s various museums. Since you’re in the world’s foremost technology hub, the Tech Museum of Innovation is a must-visit. And since you’re on the West Coast, you should stop by the San Jose Museum of Art that features the largest permanent collection of works from West Coast artists.
Thanks to its mild California climate, San Jose is one of the best cities in the U.S. for outdoor activities, and due to its largely younger-leaning population, it offers quite the vibrant nightlife. In fact, San Jose is among the biggest party hubs in America.
San Jose is served by various bus carriers and has several Amtrak stops within its vicinity. In addition, the city’s airport is located right near the downtown area, which makes travel to and from San Jose a breeze.
People say that Las Vegas is a Disneyland for adults and they have a point – with more than 50 casinos and dozens of nightclubs in the Strip area alone, Vegas is the place where you can let loose and have some good old fun.
Why travel the globe when you can see some of the most iconic landmarks in the world right there next to each other on the Las Vegas Strip? Just by walking down the street, you can visit the Eiffel Tower (at the Paris Hotel), check out the Statue of Liberty (at the New York-New York Hotel & Casino), or go for a gondola ride down the canals of Venice (at the Venetian Resort).
Yes, the many gambling opportunities attract millions of visitors to Sin City every year, but it’s the unique shows and concert residencies that have made Las Vegas one of the key entertainment destinations in the world. While you can certainly relax by the pool during the day, Vegas is definitely not a vacation destination if you’re looking for peace and quiet. When you’re in Las Vegas, you better be ready to hit the town, and if you’re lucky – the jackpot!
Where does the bus leave from in San Jose?
Most buses depart from the main station in San Jose.
Where does the bus arrive in Las Vegas?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Las Vegas.
Bus stations in Las Vegas:
Downtown Grand (Premium Xpress)
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