|Fastest time||7h 10m|
|Trips per day||6|
Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Santa Maria to San Diego were $78.27.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Santa Maria to San Diego is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.
The distance between Santa Maria and San Diego is approximately 243.46 miles, or 391.70 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 8 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 10 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.
On average there are 6 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Santa Maria, CA to San Diego, with an average of 6 trips per day and 6 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Santa Maria to San Diego. Of the 6 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.
Need more travel options? Train tickets from Santa Maria, CA to San Diego start at $78.27.
Book Greyhound from Santa Maria to San Diego from $74.35. There are 6 Greyhound schedules from Santa Maria to San Diego and you can expect on average to pay $80.65 for a Greyhound ticket to San Diego. In Santa Maria, Greyhound departs to San Diego from 400 E Boone St and no other station. In San Diego, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave and 1 other station.
An average trip on Greyhound from Santa Maria to San Diego takes 8 hours and 37 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to San Diego in 7 hours and 10 minutes,